We’ve shared a list of browser extensions and mobile applications for more features and functionality. We hope you enjoy these as well as benefit with an improved work flow. You can always uninstall any that are unwanted.
Take advantage of your browser with the following:
Want a download window with more features? The Download Statusbar add-on allows you to work with your downloads in your browser’s statusbar. You are given options such as to manually scan files for viruses and to keep a download history.
Quickly download and convert image galleries and videos while surfing the web. Click the animated icon in your browser window for a list of what Video DownloadHelper found on that page. For example, it will list YouTube videos and allow you to download any to your computer, convert to another format, share with others, copy the URL, add to black list, or send to your mobile phone.
If you want to block advertisements and banners, check out the Adblock Plus add-on! Adblock Plus will configure so it will remove advertising as well as block malware domains. To avoid blocking advertisements on a frequently visited page, you can disable it on that particular page or entire website.
Ever been reading a website or came across something that you didn’t have time to look over? Well, this handy little add-on lets you save a website from your computer or mobile phone and read it later on the same or other device. You can even read it without an internet connection. Read It Later is an add-on for Firefox as well as an application on mobile devices. Therefore, these can coordinate and save all of your information that you want to read in the same place. It’s perfect for saving blogs or articles to read on a plane or commute.
Although there is almost an unlimited amount of apps, we selected some from that list you may find interesting…
This free app is a pocket scanner for the iPhone. You can take any scanned object and send it as a pdf. You are able to quickly crop and straighten up your document. Save a receipt, business card, or even a recipe in your library!
Learn English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish using the Busuu app. The free version includes 20 complete learning units. You are able to purchase all of the content as well. There is visual and audio material for beginning to advanced levels of speakers. The images and recording of the languages are by native speakers.
Droplat is a location-based file sharing app that is free! Share any file with folks nearby or at your location. You can also view shared files once you check in at that location.
Take a picture and process whiteboard data using this free app. Save ideas from a meeting or anything from a brainstorming session. The whiteboard data is something you can share with others as well.
Please, share your favorite firefox add-ons or mobile apps. Have you tried any of the ones mentioned above? If so, what did you think?
Image Credit: ShareYourBoard, Google Play, Busuu, The Grizzly Labs, Save Delete, eKoob