‘Custom User-Agent String’ is a new add-on for Firefox on desktop and Android platforms. Use it to easily set custom User-Agent string.
Yahoo! today released refreshed version of its browser toolbar for Firefox and Internet Explorer. Along with this, the company also released Yahoo! toolbar for Google Chrome.
Adblock Plus has been finally released for IE users, which allows them to easily block annoying advertisements and other components like tracking, social media buttons etc.
Chrome extension development docs has a very interesting tutorial on implementing Google Analytics tracking to Chrome Packaged apps and extensions.
If you have installed and use the ‘Alexa Traffic Rank’ Chrome extension, you should reconsider your decision. This extension tracks users’ browsing activities.
Opera team has decided to work on open standards for browser add-ons to support multiple browsers. The project is aimed to help developers create unified browser add-ons, which would be capable of executing in multiple runtimes.
Adblock Plus has extended its features, and now enables users to easily block malware sites, social sharing buttons and tracking by advertising companies.
Markdown is an easy-to-use and powerful markup language extremely popular among the writes and programmers. If you love using Markdown and Chrome is your primary browser, here are few recommendations for you.
Tailor is a new Chrome Packaged App based on Adobe’s Brackets code editor and web development tool. It has integrated support for Git and hence developers can work on and sync their remote Git repositories, including those hosted on GitHub.
Popular “Read It Later” tool Pocket has silently released a new packaged app for Google Chrome. This app is quite similar to Pocket’s Android app and works even offline.