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Official Apple Support Communities. The cookie is called .want-girls.com.

Official Apple Support Communities

It was a dating forum that posted info about a book I wrote. I navigated to it several months ago, and bookmarked the website. I would probably not even notice the cookie if it weren't for the name. I have since deleted the bookmark, and, as I said, the website is no longer there. A website is asking me to disable AdBlock : AdBlock Help. How to Force Google Chrome to Use Google.com Instead of Country Specific Version.

As a marketer, I prefer using Google.com as my primary search engine for many reasons.

How to Force Google Chrome to Use Google.com Instead of Country Specific Version

Sometimes I want US based searches but primarily it is because often Google tests or releases features on .com first. And if I ever need to do local-based searches, I can easily head to my country specific Google version instead. But in Chrome, even if the default search engine is set as Google.com, it will still automatically route the searcher to the Google version for the country they are in, requiring users to go back to Google.com and click the “Go to Google.com” link that appears in the homepage footer.

There is a way to set Google.com as the default in Chrome, for marketers wishing to keep an eye on the Google.com search results instead of their own country version. First, in Chrome, go to settings then click “Manage search engines”, even if it currently shows Google as the default. Then scroll all the way to the bottom until you see the “Add a new search engine” box. Then, in the URL field, enter: Conveniently searching Wikipedia. 1.

Conveniently searching Wikipedia

Bookmarklets A bookmarklet is a piece of Javascript code which can be used as an ordinary bookmark in a web browser. The bookmarklets below send the currently highlighted text to the search engine of the English Wikipedia and then display the results in a new browser window. If no text is highlighted when the bookmarklet is activated, a popup dialog appears and allows the user to enter search terms.

If they don't enter any search terms, they will be sent to the Wikipedia main page. Netscape and Mozilla If your Bookmarks Toolbar (a place to store commonly used bookmarks right under the location box) is not shown, choose View->Toolbars->Bookmarks Toolbar. Alternatively, you can right-click on this link and select Add bookmark. Save paper & ink printing only what you want « PrintWhatYouLike.com.

Dark Patterns: User Interfaces Designed to Trick People. The Internet. DisposableWebPage.com. BugMeNot: share logins. Problematic extensions. From MozillaZine Knowledge Base This article lists some extensions that are known to cause problems.

Problematic extensions

There are hundreds of extensions, and most problems are not listed here. If you do not find the problem listed below, follow the steps outlined in the Standard diagnostic - Firefox article. Extensions are not written by Mozilla and they are not tested with the browser or in combination with each other. HTML Mail - Send HTML Emails Online. Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo and most other popular email programs support HTML email (Rich Text) but neither of the programs offer you an option to compose email messages directly using HTML markup.

HTML Mail - Send HTML Emails Online

That's where HTML Mail fits in. To get started, sign-in with your Gmail or Google Account. Then compose an email message inside the WYWIWYG editor, add the recipient's email address, add a subject and and send it to anyone with a click. Scr.im « Share your email in a safe way. Get less spam. RSS Search Engine - Find Feeds with Instant Search.

Instant RSS Search engine will help you discover RSS feeds on the web around your favorite topics.

RSS Search Engine - Find Feeds with Instant Search

You may use the tool to search RSS feeds for blogs, news websites, podcasts and more. It is instant search and hence the search results display as you type. You may use any of the Google search operators - like allintitle, inurl, etc. - for more accurate results. You can subscribe to the feeds in your favorite RSS Reader (like Feedly) or use the Preview link to see the 10 most recently published articles from that feed. Save paper & ink printing only what you want « PrintWhatYouLike.com. Web Screenshots - Take a Screen Capture Online.

175+ raccourcisseurs d'URL. 10/02/2011 : 262 Tinyurl-like !

175+ raccourcisseurs d'URL

(dont 160 actif) Un raccourcisseur de lien vous savez tous ce que c’est, rien que Twhirl en propose 3 si vous utilisez ce petit soft pour gérer votre compte Twitter. Si éventuellement il y en a encore parmi vous qui ne savent pas à quoi cela sert, c’est ce qui vous permet de passer de ceci : A quelque chose ressemblant à cela : Dans le cas présent le service utilisé est Tinyurl qui est l’un des services les plus réputés et dont le nom apparait donc dans le lien « réduit ». L’avantage principal de ces outils est que le lien est beaucoup plus court ( ici on passe par exemple de plus de 100 caractères à 25 ), ce qui permet de le partager sans qu’il soit coupé comme ça arrive parfois dans les mails, sur un forum, dans un texto/SMS, …

Google URL Shortener. Posted by Michael Hermanto, Software Engineer, Firebase We launched the Google URL Shortener back in 2009 as a way to help people more easily share links and measure traffic online.

Google URL Shortener

Since then, many popular URL shortening services have emerged and the ways people find content on the Internet have also changed dramatically, from primarily desktop webpages to apps, mobile devices, home assistants, and more. To refocus our efforts, we're turning down support for goo.gl over the coming weeks and replacing it with Firebase Dynamic Links (FDL). Unfurlr.