Category: "Firefox"

App of the Day

I know it's been talked about before, but I've never had a need to use it. So let me just say now that Portable Firefox and the Portable Apps Suite is amazing. Now I can use Firefox instead of IE and with the del.icio.us extension I can access all my… more »
posted by brendoman | 03/10/07| 12:46:11 pm| I'm a Big Geek, Firefox| 1 comment »


Firefox 2.0 Final On the Way

iTWire - Firefox 2.0 coming your way on Tuesday The final release version of Firefox 2.0 will be released Tuesday. I'm using the RC on my laptop and I really dig it. The improved feed subscription features and the built-in spell check are awesome.… more »
posted by brendoman | 10/22/06| 10:03:56 am| I &#9829 Microsoft, Firefox| Leave a comment »


Extension of the Day

VideoDownloader :: Mozilla Add-ons :: Add Features to Mozilla Software Gringo clued me in to this extension that allows you to download videos from Youtube, Dailymotion, Myspace, and other places with embedded objects. Works great with sites like this… more »
posted by brendoman | 10/05/06| 02:19:32 pm| TeeVee, Firefox| Leave a comment »


Firefox 2 Beta Released

Monkey Bites Looks like this release is going to be pretty sweet. More tab options, built-in spellcheck for forms, improved RSS subscription features, and some other neat stuff. The article mentions that a lot of extensions aren't working for this… more »
posted by brendoman | 09/01/06| 03:30:53 am| I'm a Big Geek, Firefox| Leave a comment »


Just What I Needed

Google Browser Sync This is exactly what I've been looking for. The extension will sync your browser settings, including bookmarks, across multiple computers. Now it won't take me forever to get Firefox on my laptop exactly the same as Firefox on my… more »
posted by brendoman | 06/08/06| 12:57:06 pm| Firefox| 1 comment »


Testing

I'm testing a new blogging extension for Firefox called Performancing. It has a cool WYSIWYG editor along with lots of other stuff. It pretty much sets up itself. You can get all the info here. more »
posted by brendoman | 06/07/06| 09:48:57 pm| Site News, Firefox| Leave a comment »


Extension of the Day: Mystickies

Mystickies, Sticky notes for the web I've seen things like this but this one is my favorite so far. It's only in Beta but works really well. Just sign up and install the Firefox extension or use the bookmarklet to put sticky notes on pages. You can… more »
posted by brendoman | 01/20/06| 04:18:56 pm| I'm a Big Geek, Firefox| Leave a comment »


Firefox 1.5

Firefox version 1.5 was released this afternoon. They have a new website: Mozilla.com, but all the old urls still get you there. New features include automatic update, faster browsing navigation and drag and drop tag reordering. I've wanted that… more »
posted by admin | 11/29/05| 06:18:51 pm| Firefox| 4 comments »


Fasterfox

http://fasterfox.mozdev.org/ It's... actually noticeably faster than before. O_o And that was my main gripe with FF, it just does not compare to Opera's speed. And now it does... :o EDIT: I no longer support this plugin. Opera 4 lyf, etc. more »
posted by Luis | 10/09/05| 09:49:55 am| Firefox| 3 comments »


Extension of the Day

Mozilla Update :: Extensions -- More Info:Homestar Runner Toolbar - All Releases This is definitely something I need. Yep. more »
posted by brendoman | 08/10/05| 02:44:02 pm| Firefox| Leave a comment »


I'm going to give Firefox a real chance

OH LAWD DAH OPERA FANBOY SEES DA LITE Yeah, wonderful. Everyone is all about FF, so I guess I'll give it a real try this time. Though the slowness on some sites that Opera loaded quickly is killing me. Whatever. I need suggestions as to how… more »
posted by Luis | 2005-07-22| 12:36:12| Firefox| 7 comments »


Firefox Extension of the Day

Scrapbook Extension I have not had a chance to try this out at home, but this extension looks like anexcellent way to do research for posts or papers. The extension basically takes scraps of pages you want to save and indexes them. Very cool. more »
posted by Hundiejo | 06/22/05| 12:05:26 pm| Firefox| Leave a comment »


In a good way.

Firefox about to get IE on its knees - Softpedia News Akbar: Digg. more »
posted by Hundiejo | 05/31/05| 02:20:52 am| In the News, I'm a Big Geek, Firefox| Leave a comment »