tabbed browsing

BrightExplorer Adds Clutter-Reducing Tabs To Windows Explorer

Windows: Tabs in our web browsers are now the norm, and there’s no reason other apps shouldn’t follow suit. BrightExplorer adds tabs to Windows Explorer to make it easy to work with multiple folders simultaneously.

Silent Tab Opens Links In New Tabs But Doesn't Load Them

Firefox: It’s annoying to open a YouTube link in a new tab and have it start playing right away, while you still want to browse your current page. Silent Tab is a simple fix for this common frustration.

This Set Of AppleScripts Will Help You Organise Your Browser Tabs

We all know that having a lot of browser tabs open all the time is a bit of pain, even if you are managing them well. If you’d prefer to get those tabs organised, the Veritrope collected together a bunch of AppleScripts that can export your tabs to a text file, Evernote and more.

Tab Grenade For Firefox Turns Tabs Into A Shareable List, Saves Memory

Firefox: Have too many tabs open? Tab Grenade lets you shut them all in one click without losing them. It saves them as a list, so you can open them when you want, and even share them with others.

Small Tabs Removes Tab Scrolling And Fits More Tabs In Firefox

Firefox (29+): The new Firefox 29 has redesigned the tab bar, and tabs now have a fixed width. The Small Tabs extension makes them flexible so you can fit more tabs in the title bar.

XTab Limits The Number Of Tabs You Can Keep Open

Chrome: Have a tab problem that you can’t reign in on your own? xTab is an extension for Chrome that puts a limit on open tabs and starts closing them when you reach the maximum number.

Make Firefox's Tab Groups Better With This Extension

Firefox: If you find the default tab grouping in Firefox to be a mess, try Tab Groups Helper. It’s faster, more streamlined, and has easy keyboard shortcuts to switch between your groups.

ThunderCloud Brings Your iCloud Bookmarks Into Chrome

Chrome: The problem with Safari’s iCloud tab syncing is that you have to use Safari on both your phone and your computer to make use of it. Thankfully, ThunderCloud is an extension that brings those iCloud tabs into Chrome for Mac.

Close All Mobile Safari Tabs At Once By Going Into Private Mode

iOS: Open tabs accumulate pretty fast, and on the iPhone, it’s hard to tell how many you even have open. The more tabs you have open, the slower your browser is going to move. If you want to close all your tabs at once, iPad Insight points out that you can just enable private browsing.

Searchlet Searches The Web Without Opening A New Tab

One of the prime offenders of multiple tab syndrome is the random Google search. You open a new tab, type in something, and then move on with your day completely forgetting about that tab. Searchlet is a bookmarklet that searches Google, Wikipedia and more from the tab you’re currently in.