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Highlighting links are a pain

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Copy and pasting a link is no fun! Why does text always get all the glory huh? To copy and paste text just click and drag.  Dragging the selection across the text makes it easy to highlight the text and

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2 Firefox extensions that might make you switch browsers

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If you’ve been reading my blog for a while you know I can hardly stop gushing over Google Chrome.  It’s my favorite browser.  Back in 2013, I published my favorite Chrome extensions and I’ve been an ardent evangelist for years. But

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20 of the best shortcuts that work in every browser

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All browsers have their idiosyncrasies right? Chrome crawls, Internet Explorer crashes, and Firefox flops. Most of us learn to deal with issues.  I mean if Internet Explorer is your thing, I won’t upbraid you for that.  But amid the eclectic

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How to view a forgotten password in Firefox

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You know all those times you’re surfing the web, logging into sites and clicking Remember password?  Well what happens if you forgot one of those passwords?  Do you need to reset the stored Firefox passwords or is there a way to

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Steering clear of crafty codecs

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The web is a beautiful place isn’t it? You can watch captivating high definition videos on Vimeo of your friends hiking trip through the Swiss alps. You can chat with relatives on the opposite side of the planet using Google Helpouts. You

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