Articles Filed Under Extensions

Minor Update to Google Earth View Chrome Tab Extension Now Rolling Out

A minor update to Google's stunning Earth View add-on for Chrome is now rolling out on the Web Store, adding a new 'default tab' link and social sharing.

6 November 2014

How to Quickly Add ‘Reader Mode’ Feature to Google Chrome

Safari's "reader mode" feature has, quite rightfully, won plenty of plaudits over the years, making the arrival of a similar option in the latest beta builds of Chrome for Android warmly welcomed.

1 November 2014

Google ‘Stars’ Bookmarks Extension Now Live on Chrome Web Store

Google has finally released its next-generation bookmarking extension on the Chrome Web Store — hopefully, this time it'll stay.

29 October 2014

‘Super Simple Tasks’ for Chrome Offers Fast, Syncing To-Do Lists

Super Simple Tasks takes the complexity out of your to-do list.

26 October 2014

Google Inbox Web-App Added to the Chrome Web Store

Google has released a handy Chrome web-app for its "new" invitation-only e-mail service Inbox — but don't expect too much from it.

24 October 2014

Google Translate for Chrome Adds In-Page Text Selection Translation

The Google Translate Chrome extension has been updated with a handy new in-page popover that makes translating short text selections faster than ever.

18 October 2014

Earth View is Google’s Stunning New Tab Page Extension

Fancy being greeted by stunning, changing satellite imagery every time you open a new tab in Chrome? If so, Earth View by Google is the extension for you.

16 October 2014

Stay On Top of Your Inbox With a Chrome Email Notifier Extension

Ding! You've got mail — or do you? Without opening up your webmail service it's hard to know. But not with an e-mail notifier extension installed in Chrome.

3 October 2014

Flixplus is the Ultimate Netflix Extension for Chrome

Flixplus is a new Chrome extension for Netflix that, for want of a better expression, fixes some longstanding annoyances on the streaming service's website.

3 October 2014

Annotate Files In Gmail with Mail Markup for Chrome

Ever needed to annotate or edit a Gmail attachment in a rush? There's a Chrome extension that lets you do just that in Gmail.

27 September 2014

Pinterest Adds Bookmarks Access to Its Chrome New Tab Page Extension

Pinterest has brought bookmarks access to its immersive 'New Tab Page' Chrome extension in an update rolling out on the Web Store today.

26 September 2014

Embark Is a Minimalist, Photographic New Tab Page for Chrome

Chrome New Tab Page replacements aren't exactly hard to come by, offering to add to-do lists, weather report and even interactive social features to what is, for many, an otherwise boring start page.

22 September 2014