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Top 10 Firefox Extensions

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1. Foxmarks/Xmarks

With time, Foxmarks is transforming into Xmarks, having the same features. It’s keeps your bookmarks and passwords synchronized between different browsers on any platform, and stores them on a site you can visit from any browser where you can’t install an extension.

2. Greasemonkey

Greasemonkey is basically a meta-extension which doesn’t do anything by itself when it is first installed; but its power can be seen through the user scripts that are developed by experts. You can program your favorite sites according to your requirements. This means that if you don’t like seeing labels on your Gmail messages, you can use Greasemonkey to alter this, or if you want YouTube to check your bandwidth and load high-quality clips by default, you can program this too. Greasemonkey scripts are available easily over the web, but here is a great site to start off, check out Userscripts.org.

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5 Easy Ways to Speed Up Your Computer!

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If there is one thing that you expect out of your computer, its fast speed. Computer speed is one of the most sought after features of both desktops and laptops. Whether gaming, surfing the Web, executing code, running financial reports or updating databases, a computer can never be too fast. Spy ware and viruses are ever growing threats which can help slow down a computer.

If your system is low on RAM or routinely requires freeing RAM, installing more memory should improve computer speed. Without enough RAM to hold the programs you’re running, some of them get swapped to virtual memory, and that’s a LOT slower than RAM. So in that case, you’ll be able to do things faster, because you won’t be pending time swapping.

Here are 5 easy ways to speed up your computer:

1. Disk fragmentation leads to system slowdowns, PC crashes, slow startups and shutdowns. Disk fragmentation slows the overall performance of your system. When files are fragmented, the computer must search the hard disk when the file is opened to piece it back together. The response time can be significantly longer.Every few months you may need defrag to optimize your computer and speed up your computer.

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4 Free Proxy Tools To Block Unwanted Ads

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So now you have tested Google Chrome and now you have made decision that you like it. If you say that you would switch, then I must tell you that there’s no adblocker? But luckily for you, several free, tiny filtering proxy applications are available that can get this job done.

The best part of this thing is that, they’ll help you to block ads in any browser that also includes Chrome.

Before that I get into a list, the thing that you must know is that several of these apps haven’t been updated in ages. Despite of all the facts, content filtering is a pretty straightforward operation, so even the old ones work well and you can always change the blocking rules yourself as you wish.

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