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Instapaper’s Chrome Extension Receives a Significant Update

Instapaper

Instapaper has recently revealed an update to its Chrome extension with a bunch of new features which can provide a much better experience to users. The revamp adds a new ‘Save to Instapaper’ option to the right-click menu, which allows you save a link/page. So, you can now right-click on any of the pages/links within Chrome and save them to the extension instantly. Moreover, ‘Save to Instapaper’ button will be displayed in different sites like Twitter, USV, Reddit as well…
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Google is Bringing Support for Video Recording and Picture Sync to Its Chrome OS Camera App

Camera App

Google is now working on developing an update to its Camera app, powered by Chrome OS. The revamp adds few welcome new features in addition to support for video recording. The new version brings a completely redesigned user interface that offers you more space to the content and less for the actual app. In addition, you can still apply a series effects to your images; but instead of displaying text list of those filters and effects in the side of…
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Viber Updates Desktop and BlackBerry Apps; Adds Support for Linux

Viber

The free instant messaging and VoIP service, Viber has launched an update to its Desktop and BlackBerry apps alongside bringing support for Linux-powered computers. Now Viber is available for Linux users too, accompanying Windows and Mac desktop users. With this, the service is available on all the major platforms. Now let’s have a look at what’s new in the Desktop versions: The update brings a Viber Sticker Market which lets users to purchase and send their buddies stickers. Support for…
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Infinit Releases a Fast File-transfer Desktop App for Mac

Infinit

A new desktop app called Infinit has been just released on Mac in public beta. This app lets users to transfer their files with haste than other existing similar solutions like Hightail and Dropbox. Just create a username and password to get started and enjoy several pretty good features. Among a load of remarkable features, there’s an extraordinary option that handles your sleeping device much well. When your laptop/PC goes to sleep or you shutdown the system, the file transfer…
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Firefox 26 Beta is Released On Android and Desktop

Firefox 26 Beta

Following the launch of Firefox 25, Mozilla has unleashed a new version of the browser, Firefox 26 beta for desktop and Android users. Though it’s a beta iteration, the browser brings plenty of new features, changes and performance enhancements. The new desktop version, which is available for Mac, Linux, and Windows, brings ‘Click to Play’ upgrade, related to all versions of all the plugins, excluding the newly launched Flash. Now the browser can automatically load any plugin requested by a…
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Mozilla Firefox 25 is Out for Android and Desktop Users

Firefox 25

Mozilla has finally revealed Firefox 25 for Android, Mac, Windows and Linux users. The latest version brings a load of new features and improvements to enhance your browsing experience. The latest web version was made available on the FTP servers last night. Now, the browser has been launched on the Firefox.com and all the existing users can download the update automatically. Whereas the Android version is downloadable via Play Store. The major addition in the update is the Web Audio API….
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HootSuite Updates Its Hootlet Extension for Chrome

Hootlet

The smart social media-sharing tool, Hootlet extension for Chrome, has just received an update with a plethora of noteworthy features. HootSuite had initially released the Hootlet extension for Firefox and Chrome back in the year 2009, which provides a smoother way to share any web-based links across multiple social network sites. Now the latest version of the extension integrates with Google Maps; when you feed an address, the extension automatically shows you ‘Tweets near here’ – the social messages from…
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Digg Reader Reveals A Chrome Extension, Updates Android Version

Digg Reader

The news aggregator, Digg has unveiled a new Reader extension for Google Chrome to accompany its RSS reader. The Chrome extension associates with the Digg Reader service and provides the following interesting features: It notifies you when you have got unread items, and the number of items. Offers you the ability to add the website you are currently viewing to the Digg Reader service with just a tap. Opens the Digg Reader in a fresh tab with a click. Simultaneously,…
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Chrome Extension, The Great Suspender Helps You Suspend Your Browser Tabs Without Closing Them

The Great Suspender

The Great Suspender is a new extension that is available in the Chrome Web Store. This is a truly noteworthy extension that helps heavy-duty users who keep multiple tabs open. If you want to temporarily freeze the tabs you are not currently working on, The Great Suspender is there to help you. Just click on the ‘Suspend this tab’ option available within the page to freeze it manually. Though you freeze some of the tabs, you are still allowed to…
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A New Extension, WriteThat.name Lands On Chrome Web Store

WriteThat.name

A new extension called WriteThat.name has arrived on the Chrome Web Store. It was developed by a France-based startup Kwaga, which serves as an email assistant that saves you time and makes sure you maintain an up-to-date CRM and address book. The extension automatically detects and draws key information from your email text, taking advantage of the natural language processing. The extension also allows you to pull contact info from anywhere on the web, such as Facebook profile, LinkedIn, etc…
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