You want to spend 15 minutes surfing your favorite social networking site before you get down to some serious work, so what do you do? Keep watching the clock or download and install a timer application, that will tell you when the 15 minutes are up?
With the Simple Timer add-on for Firefox, you can easily setup a timer to countdown the time and alert you when the 15 minutes are up, and the best part is that you do not even have to close the browser and launch another application for setting up the timer.
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Firefox is pretty extensible and there are several Firefox extensions we have told you about in the past, if you have followed our earlier posts, we have also told you how you can convert Firefox into a social networking hub and the most productive add-ons for Firefox.
Is Firefox good enough for music lovers? Yes, there are several add-ons that will help you convert Firefox into a pretty good music hub. Which add-ons are useful for music lovers? Here is another great list for Firefox and music lovers, that will help you convert Firefox into a music hub.
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Continuing our trend of giving our readers the best Christmas themes for Firefox, here are some new Christmas goodies you can use to decorate one of our favorite browsers.
Like last time around where we had introduced you to several Firefox Christmas themes, here are 2 themes you can use to decorate Firefox to get into the right mood before the holidays. Both the themes are a delight to the eye, we will be updating this list as and when we come across some new Christmas goodies for Firefox.
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There are many times when you come across interesting music and may want to download the song and add it to your mobile phone. The process of uploading the file can get quite tedious if you do not have your data cable handy or the computer you are browsing on does not support Bluetooth or other file transfer technologies.
If you are a Firefox user, you can now easily send any mp3 file to your mobile phone with just the click of a button with the Load2Mobile add-on.
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Firefox 3.1 is definitely one of the fastest versions made by Mozilla, in addition to that it has several new features including the addition of private pornmode browsing where users can browse websites without saving the history and files to the cache.
By default the private mode browsing can be enabled from Tools > Private browsing, however there is a extension that will help you toggle between private browsing modes in Firefox with a single click.
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Having used Firefox for quite some time, I am very used to using extensions that help me save time and add value to the already popular browser. Here is a productivity tip from my day-to-day life which has helped me save quite a lot of time while I download images and files using Firefox.
By Default Firefox does not have a option to save images and files in multiple folders, so after downloading I had to manually segregate the files and store them in separate folders based on their uses.
Or in other cases I would have to browse to the proper folders before I could save the image or file.
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PrintWhatYouLike is a useful service that will allow you to trim down any webpage to print only the relevant content required by you. More accurately PrintWhatYouLike is a free web page editor that gives you control of how web pages look when printed.
However to make use of the service provided, you need to visit the website and enter the URL of the page you want to edit before printing, if you are Firefox user, you can make use of a handy extension that will add a button to your toolbar
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There are several services that will allow you to update your status in multiple services like Facebook, Twitter and FriendFeed, but what if you want to do it from within Firefox without having to visit any website.
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FireStatus is a handy extension that will allow you to update the status of Twitter, Facebook and FriendFeed simultaneously.
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FoxTab is a Firefox extension that will change the way you navigate through tabs, creating a aero like experience while you switch tabs in Firefox using the Alt Tab keyboard shortcut or using the icon FoxTab provides you to switch between tabs with your mouse.
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Google Chrome has a very nice startpage where you are shown the most visited websites, recent bookmarks and recently closed tabs, though Firefox has several add-ons such as Fast Dial, it does not come close to giving you the experience of Google Chrome.
If you are looking to get a similar experience in Firefox, you are in luck, we discovered a Firefox extension that will give you a similar start page like Google Chrome, whenever you open a new tab.
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