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.
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.
Developers of Adblock Plus have released a preview version of Adblock Plus for Internet Explorer. The Adblock Plus (ABP) is the most popular browser extension on the planet with availability across all leading browsers and platforms.
Developer of F. B. Purity, a browser extension to remove annoying and irrelevant stuff from Facebook.com, has been banned by the Facebook.
The stable channel of Google Chrome has got a major update today which brings three exciting features apart from various bug-fixes and performance improvements. This version, Chrome v 23.0.1271.64, has been released for Windows, Mac, Linux and Chrome Frame platforms.
Firefox has a permissions manager page (about:permissions), where users can set various permissions for specific domain names like storing passwords and cookies, sharing geo-location, playing plug-in content etc. Chrome is also set to have a similar permissions manager soon, which has already landed in the latest dev and canary builds.
These proxy browsers look awesome. After all, they are helping users in many ways: Faster browsing on slower networks, desktop-like rendering on feature phones and encrypted connection.
After facing lots of criticism from privacy advocates, Google has brought support for Do-Not-Track (DNT) HTTP header in the latest Chromium build.