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Integrated Google Calendar

Integrated Google Calendar for Firefox

While working, I usually keep Google Calendar open in at least one tab across my two screens. I like to keep it handy but I don’t know if I always need to keep it in front of my face.  The add-on, Integrated Google Calendar, will make integrating Google Calendar with Firefox really simple.

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Integrated Inbox

Integrated Inbox for GmailWith Integrated Inbox for Gmail, you’ll experience full integration of all Google web apps—right in your inbox. Everything you use—will be at your fingertips. For personal use, and for businesses, Integrated Inbox has benefits galore.

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SearchStatus

Like to have SEO (search engine optimization) tools at your fingertips? Then you need to install the SearchStatus add-on for Firefox. It makes it very easy to see information on several different website ranking services and also gives you some handy tools to use so you can improve your rankings too.

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Import Bookmarks from Chrome

Import Bookmarks from Chrome into FirefoxTried Google’s Chrome browser and now you want to come back to Firefox? Mozilla makes it really easy to take your bookmarks from Chrome and import them into Firefox. Here is a quick step by step guide on how to get all your Chrome to Firefox bookmark importing done.

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Opt-Out of Cookie Based Advertising

Privacy Protection with Beef TacoWant to opt out of being targeted by advertising networks out there? The Beef Taco add-on for Firefox will help protect you.  Once installed, this extension sets permanent opt-out cookies to stop behavioral advertising for over 100 different advertising networks.  Some of the companies include:

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FXChrome

I’ve mentioned the FXChrome theme for Firefox in the past, but I haven’t looked at it in a while.  They have moved away from being just another Google Chrome clone and have done some really interesting things worth checking out.  The default theme still has a great looking clean interface like the Google Chrome browser – but if you have the Stylish add-on – you can do a little more customization.

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Bing Powered Firefox?

Firefox and BingWith earthquakes in Oklahoma and the string of tornado watches that were going on yesterday in November, it seems like everything has been a little wacky these days.  To give you one more thing to file under the crazy category, Firefox is now distributing a version of Firefox that uses Bing as the default search engine, rather than Google.  It was only a few short years ago that Firefox and Microsoft (the parent company of Bing) were at each other’s throats – now they are teaming up against Google? I guess the enemy of my enemy is my friend.

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Chrome Up Firefox 4

Firefox 4 really brought a new look and feel to the browser that was refreshing for me.  However, some people still like the overall look and feel of the Google Chrome browser more.  Well, now you can have the best of both worlds with the FXChrome theme for Firefox.

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Google Shortener

Shrink Links with GoogleLooking for an add-on that will let you use the Google link shortener (goo.gl) right from your right-click menu inside of Firefox? Google Shortener will get the job done. This simple little add-on for the Firefox browser simply gives you a browser-based front end to shorten your own links using the goo.gl link shortening service.  Is there more under the hood though to this amazingly simple add-on?

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