Tag: web browsers

Useful web design tool

Do you need a way to quickly check how your website design fares in IE5.5? http://ipinfo.info/netrenderer/ I thought I would pass this one on. Can't remember where I came across it, but it's a pretty handy quick tool for getting screen shots of websites in IE5.5 – IE7. I've found the screen shots load very […]

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Google Gears

Google Gears Out of the blue Google have announced a new beta product that could make their web application suite absolutely killer. Google Gears is just out and you can get it here: http://gears.google.com/ Gears is browser extension which will allow you offline functionality for web applications. What's more is that you can see this […]

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Better Gmail

Better Gmail options windows I read Java Jane's post about using greasemonkey for Firefox to tidy up Gmail's interface and add some extra functionality, and only then did I realise that I've already been using most of the things she mentioned by installing the "Better Gmail" extension. The Better Gmail extension has been created by […]

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Glastonbury ticket attempt

That time of year again. Glastonbury festival tickets are on sale as of 9am GMT this morning. I should point out that there is no point trying unless you registered on their site over a month ago! I dragged myself out of a very cosy, warm, Sunday bed just calling out for a lie-in. Without […]

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Speed up your Vox browsing

If you are a keyboard short-cut aficionado like me, I have a tip for all you Firefox users out there. I often find myself jumping between Vox pages (reader overview, recent-activity, compose, groups etc) like a jumping bean, and being that I love not moving my hands to the mouse the whole time I thought […]

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Firefox and the power of extensions

To anyone out there that doesn't use Firefox, get it now. It's a giant leap over Internet Explorer and will improve your web browsing ten-fold. To the people who are using Firefox, are you making full use of it by using Firefox Extensions? If you have Firefox installed you really should investigate the power of […]

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Firefox bug in Vox

Just wondering if anyone else has noticed this. I haven't been very active the last while but somewhere between the 6th of February and yesterday something has gotten messed up in the Vox code that has made Vox unusable in Firefox (version 2.0.0.2). The compose window is now broken. When I go to compose I […]

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