Chrome for Linux – Best Browser on Linux

Within just a short period of time, Google Chrome has proven its capabilities and authority as far as web browsers are concerned. In fact, it has surpassed what other web browser giants are capable of giving. Now, Google Chrome has just recently launched the stable version of Google Chrome for Linux. With its release, Linux users have one more option to choose from as far as web browsers are concerned.

Chrome on Linux

Chrome on Linux

Chrome does many things quite dissimilar, or even better, than existing browsers for Linux. Users might like what they see when they try Chrome. If you haven’t tried it for your Linux machine, then, here’s a quick overview of what to expect from Chrome for Linux.

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Chrome History – Useful Tips to See and Delete Browsing History

Are you familiar with chrome history? You certainly have heard it especially if you are using Google Chrome as your web browser. The term primarily refers to the list of internet sites you have visited and are sorted out by dates from the most recent to the oldest. As these are stored in your computer system, anyone who has liberal access into your computer can view the internet sites you recently and frequently visited.

Chrome history serves a lot of purpose. First, it effectively tracks down web browsing activity. This is very important most especially to parents as this will give them an idea of their children’s unattended online activity and forewarn them of possible dangers lurking around. Besides, chrome history proves to be useful when you forget to bookmark or jot down a particular web page as these can be viewed under the recently closed link. Finally, Google configured their web browser with a search pane that allows you to input a query then quickly hunt down vague web address.

This proves to be an excellent time saver as you are spared from manually going through every link. In general, chrome history not only allows you to see browsing history, you can search and even clear or delete the browser history. To some point, deleting the browsing history effectively improves the speed of your chrome browser. To get started, here are some easy and simple ways to see and delete your internet browsing history. Read on.

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VIRTUAL SIDE of the Consumer Rights and Vision

In the much experienced and info-glutted virtual Cyberspace, the episode of techno-drama related to ecommerce is replete with high-tech success stories on one hand and a phenomenal growth of high-capitalization potential of dot-corns on the other. Some sobering thoughts about the dot-corn bubble-bursting are reaching the inboxes of netizens but more of the info-bytes speak about the dotcoms’ spread bringing more business for advertising agencies; essentially adding to the expanding spectrum of advertising and the consequent emerging of more dot-corn related IT initiatives.

Not so surprisingly, a news item informs, “Indian Information Technology start-ups’ extravagant media spending helped the domestic advertising industry grow 24.83% in the year to March, according to a survey by A&M- an industry publication.” About the reshuffling of budgets that do not depend on new money, the report says with a warning, “Advertising agencies’ total gross income was Rs10.25bn ($218.5m) last year.

But some industry players warn that the slump in dotcoms’ fortunes, coupled with forecasts of slower overall economic activity, could slash the sector’s rate of growth to about 10-12% in the year ahead.””E-Commerce has a lot of hype surrounding it”, says Louise Sylvan Vice-President, the Consumers International,” and I think a lot of the hype is deserved.

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DownThemAll – Best Download Manger for Firefox Users

Download managers are very handy tool if you either download a lot of files or download less but larger files from internet. These tools manage your download more efficiently. They speed up the download process by dividing the file into multiple segments and downloading all of them parallel. If your file is hosted on multiple server it will download each segment from different location even. Download managers can also be used to schedule the download or queue them to be downloaded. Just put the download in queue and leave the computer rest will be managed by Download manager utility.

DownThemAll  - Firefox Download Manager

DownThemAll - Firefox Download Manager

Now you must have used a separate application which are free as well as Paid (some advanced one), but if you are using Firefox, you can use a free Add-on DownThemAll, which can do all these things which any other download manager application does and enjoy the benefit without installing any separate application. The only difference here would be instead of opening the application you need to keep Firefox window Open in order to use DownThemAll. Since it is added as and Add-on to Firefox using it is obviously more convenient and secure. It allows you to scan entire website for available downloads with just one click.

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