Remember back when Firefox 3.5.17 came out? I'll give you a clue; it was 2011. It's just a year later and the latest version of Firefox (15.0) ships with new features under the hood, including better memory handling for plugins and new "Silent, background updates," but it's not enough. When Mozilla switched Firefox to a … Continue reading Updated Extensions for Latest Firefox Update
(Update: We have less control than ever on Facebook. Use socialfixer.com. It's the best we have.) Facebook sucks when it comes to privacy. I can't wait until somebody sues them for it and forces them to change. Maybe someday they'll realize that good usability and privacy is a great business model. Until then, here are … Continue reading How do I Remove Facebook Recent Activity from my Wall?
Google places a real live email link to firstname.lastname@example.org on the Google account login screen. Though I'm sure it's intended to improve usability it has the opposite effect. They placed the email@example.com link smack dab in between the email (login/username) field and the password field. Keyboard savvy users normally use the tab key to move … Continue reading firstname.lastname@example.org Google Usability Tweak