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Configure Your Browser To Disable SSL 3.0 Connections

eBay has already killed off SSL 3.0 connections to its website, one of undoubtedly many major companies clamping down on the now-insecure transport protocol. If you’d like to be proactive about the problem, it is possible, using the proper options, to disable or reject SSL connections right from your browser.


Humble New Tab Page Is A Simple, Minimal Start Page

Chrome: Sometimes, you just need a new tab page that’s as simple as possible. Humble New Tab Page is a simple, list-based new tab page that lives up to its name.


Unsticker.me Removes Annoying Facebook Stickers From Comments

Chrome/Firefox: People either love or hate Facebook’s new stickers. Unsticker.me is an open source extension for Firefox and Chrome that removes the stickers on comments if you don’t want to see them.


You Can Now Watch Netflix On Linux With Ubuntu And Chrome

Ubuntu: It’s finally easy to watch Netflix on Ubuntu Linux. Before, you had to use an unofficial desktop app or try various other workarounds, but now all it takes is installing the Chrome browser.


Hangouts Comes To The Desktop With A Chat Heads-Style Interface

Windows/Chrome OS: Google’s Hangouts has become a great way to chat with your friends online, but chatting in a browser window is such a downer. Hangouts is finally available as a desktop Chrome app, so you can separate it from your precious tabs.


Chrome For iOS Now Downloads And Save Files In Supported Applications

iPhone: Google has updated the Chrome browser for iOS with a new download feature. It also gets better support for the iPhone 6/6+.


Search Individual Sites On Google By Searching For Their Name

Lifehacker veterans will know the “site:” operator you can use to only search Lifehacker within Google. Apparently, someone told Google about this trick, so now the company has built it right into search results itself.


Sortd Transforms Your Gmail Interface Into Organised Lists

Chrome: Email can seem like an untamable beast. Sortd is a Chrome extension that turns your Gmail interface into a set of simple, organised lists.


Enable Chrome's 'Mute This Tab' Shortcut In The Dev Channel

Ever have a tab start playing audio without your permission? The latest version of Chrome’s dev channel lets you mute the tab with a simple click.


Add 'Find And Replace' Functionality To Your Browser

Chrome/Firefox: Find and replace is one of those handy little features in Word that isn’t really available anywhere else. If you’d like to add it to Chrome and Firefox, two extensions, Search and Replace, and Find and Replace, do the trick.