SkipScreen for Firefox automates downloading from file hosting services

Anyone who has every downloaded files from file hosting services such as Rapidshare or Megaupload is well familiar with the ritual "dance" involved in the...

Lazarus form recovery: never lose any text or comment typed into an online form...

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Know who unfriended you on Facebook with Unfriend Finder

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Take a snapshot of any part of your screen, and send it instantly to...

Kwout is a free bookmarklet and Chrome or Firefox extension that allows you to ‘quote’ any part of your browser screen, and upload it...

Lookup the meaning of words on webpages instantly with Multiple Dictionary Lookup for Firefox

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Backup your browser easily with BrowserBackup Pro for Chrome, Opera, Firefox and Chromium

There is is so much information that our browsers hold, that if the system crashes or if we reinstall or upgrade to a new...

Block ads and prevent websites from tracking your online activity, with DoNotTrackPlus

It’s not a secret, and hardly controversial, but no sooner than you visit a webpage than it instantly starts collecting information on your behavior and demographics (e.g. location), and trying to infer your interests. If you want to block this activity, or if you merely want to know which scripts or services are tracking you, then Do Not Track Plus, a free extension for Chrome, Firefox, IE and Safari, is for you.

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