The ‘Browsers’ Archives
Posted March 16, 2016 by

How to Install Chrome Extensions

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Browser extensions, sometimes known as “add-ons,” integrate with your web browser to give you additional features and integrate with services you use. Extensions can block advertisements, let you record your screen, add pages straight to your Evernote or Pintrest account, block time-wasting websites, tell you when an item you are shopping for is cheaper on […]

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Posted February 27, 2016 by

How to Install Pinterest Share Button for Firefox

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Pinterest is a popular site for organizing ideas, recipes, vacation spots, articles, and more. The basic idea is that you pin a website represented by an image from the webpage to a board dedicated to that topic. You then get a visual feed of all the items you have pinned so that you can refer […]

Posted February 26, 2016 by

How to Open Pages Automatically in Chrome

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Do you open the same set of tabs every time you go online? Perhaps you always check Facebook, Gmail, and your calendar whenever you are on your computer. You can set up Google Chrome so that it automatically opens those three sites on startup whenever you launch Chrome, completely skipping over the New Tab page. This handy trick […]

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Posted November 30, 2015 by

How to Translate Web Pages

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They call it the “World Wide Web” for a reason: People all over the world are adding content to the internet in hundreds of languages. In one of the triumphs of the modern age, internet users are armed with tools that let us overcome the language barriers that have separated people and cultures for millennia. One […]

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Posted November 8, 2015 by

How to Download Chrome Themes

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You spend hours every day staring at a Chrome window. Why not make it awesome? The Chrome Web Store has hundreds of themes you can use to paint your Chrome window. You can show your love of your favorite TV show or video game, or you can choose a breathtaking photograph. Do you want to […]

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Posted November 4, 2015 by

How to Save Articles for Offline Reading in iOS

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If you are like most users, you are inundated with web content every day. You scroll through countless videos and articles on Facebook, news sites, blogs, twitter, and more. However, you probably find that on there is too much information to get through in one sitting. One solution for quickly and easily saving content to […]

Posted November 3, 2015 by

How to Block Ads on Chrome

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We are assaulted by advertisements on a daily basis. We get them in the mail, see them plastered on billboards and buses, and they clamor for our attention all over the internet. Fortunately, there is software available called Adblock Plus that will remove ads from your screen and block pop-up ads. This makes browsing the […]

Posted October 30, 2015 by

How to Open Recently Closed Tabs in Chrome

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Have you ever accidentally closed out of a tab you were using? Maybe you found a great recipe or article the other day, and now you cannot find it. Fortunately, Google Chrome keeps a history of your browsing data. You can look through your history to find that elusive page you viewed. If you want […]

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Posted August 17, 2015 by

Microsoft Edge: How to Use Reading Mode

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The internet has a well deserved reputation as the ultimate time sink. One minute you are researching the cultural impact of Hellenistic Greece, and a few clicks later you, find yourself scrolling through endless pages of baby animals snuggling with sleeping babies. While this might be a fun way to pass the time, sometimes we really […]

Posted August 15, 2015 by

How to Share with Microsoft Edge

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Do you want to email an interesting article to a co-worker or post a cool infographic to your Facebook page? Using Microsoft Edge’s integrated sharing feature, you can share through a variety of mediums without leaving the page you are viewing. Many websites already have buttons to share their content on popular social media sites, but the built-in Edge sharing option […]