Enlarge thumbnails on mouse-over with Hover Zoom for Chrome

Hover Zoom is a free Chrome extension that displays the full, large image from a thumbnail on almost any web site just by hovering...

Add Twitter Search Results to Google With Hashplug for Chrome

Twitter is shaping out to be an vibrant source of chatter, especially when it comes to  real-time information. And while Google has attempted improvements on...

Remove unwanted browser toolbars and BHO’s in one fell swoop, with Toolbar Cleaner

I have an older brother who is not very adept with technology, and every time I need to use his computer I am surprised...

Take full page screenshots of webpages and annotate them, with Fireshot for Firefox, Chrome,...

Do you ever need to take full length screenshots of a webpage – or for that matter, screenshots of the visible or selected areas?...

View your favorite web sites in a ‘virtual newspaper’ style with Surfboard

Surfboard is a free website that takes your web viewing experience in new directions by giving you a more visual interface. By allowing you...

Download files straight to Dropbox, Google Docs, and most cloud services with Cloud Save...

More of us are increasingly opting to store our files in the cloud. This is not just to use our files on our home...

Web browsing overload? Panelize your web pages in Chrome

Have you ever been overwhelmed with web page overload? If you’re the type of person to have more than two or three web pages...

Encrypt your Gmail for free with SafeMail for Chrome

Do you want to have encrypted email but don’t have the time or money or skill to become an international super spy? You’re not...

"Google Input Tools" for Chrome lets you write in different foreign languages on any...

Consider this: you are travelling and you go to an internet café to check your email, where you find out, to your surprise, that...

ColorPiano for Chrome will help you learn to play the piano – for free!

Ever wished you could learn to play the piano but don’t have the time or patience or money to go out and get lessons...

Fact Check dubious claims in forwarded emails instantly, with LazyTruth

Do you get forwarded emails from friends and family that often contain half-truths, are riddled with erroneous ‘facts’ and other mythical information? What if...

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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