2012 Browser Plugin Rundown
I recently moved to the newest version of OSX, 10.8 Mountain Lion, so that of course means that I spent some time updating applications, clearing out old plugins and just in general cleaning out. For your benefit and my own archival reference, here is a short list of all the plugins and extensions I had been using in my browsers, grouped by engine. Enjoy.
- FB Photo Zoom
- Ultimate Status Bar
- Make It Short
- Turn Off the Lights
- Dust-Me Selectors
- Delicious Bookmarks
- Download Statusbar
- Fast Dial
- Web Developer Toolbar
- Charles Proxy
- HTML Validator
- 2014 Browser Plugin Roundup
- It is that time of year again! We've moved past the initial NYE resolutions and the fresh feeling the winter solstice brings and now it is up to us individually to clean things up and push forward with resolve. This of course includes the obligatory OS X re-install (coming soon) as well as removing outdated ...
- Exchanging a slow Safari for Firefox 3.5
- Despite how much I love the new Safari 4 features, I have been experiencing some really poor performance as of late ... specifically, a 3-5 second stall at every new window launch, new tab or trying to scroll through a part of a page I had not been using previously. Though it may be due ...
- Chrome for Mac – Now with Extensions
- The last couple of weeks I have been going back and forth between Firefox and Safari as my default web browser, trying to appreciate their full-featured nature over the fact that they are both so sluggish in comparison to the lovely Chrome Beta. Thankfully, Google announced support for two of the things that have really ...
- Google Chrome on the Mac
- It has been a few days now since Ars Technica announced Google's Developer Preview for Chrome on the Mac and I have been loving every minute of it. While I do miss the robust plugin architecture of Firefox and the slickness of Safari 4's "Top Sites", Chrome's speed trumps all. New tabs and windows are quick ...
- Flip Clock
- Anyone out there still using the Dashboard on Mac OS X? Anyone else worried that the rumored OS redesign that Jony Ive is working on will cut out this handy little environment? I still use it on a daily basis for lots of helpful things, including the ever-so wonderful Delivery Status, HTML Entities, Minutes, iStat Pro ...