The switch from Internet Explorer to the Browser Iron brings many benefits, but it may be that many pages appear differently or may operate differently under the Iron browser. Especially for web developers that is an important fact. Now it is no longer needed to test a site in IE – just press a button. Also in another area, the extension is very useful: Iron uses PPAPI. However, this advanced technology has the disadvantage that some plugins are no longer supported. So the Silverlight player stops working under Iron and also the Java plugin or ActiveX can no longer be used. The extension IETab is an interface with the click of a button the page is presented as you would be called with the IE. Read the rest of this post »
On websites of advertising networks (Google, Facebook, etc.) are not only advertising banners, but also Tracker, Web bugs, and other programs that take a look for the user’s behavior more closely. Ghostery detects these pages and provides the Surfer also more information about the advertiser. With the Iron Extension the user can also block images, frames and other objects can block. An important feature is the collaboration with the developer of the extension. If the user encounters a page on a tracker, he can anonymously leave informations to the server, so that the database is constantly expanding on potential dangerous objects on the Internet. Read the rest of this post »
Twitter is one of the major social media platforms. With Twitter users can send short messages to their followers. If you find, for example, an interesting site on the web, then you can pass it on to your followers. It is very complicated, if the user needs to access the page with each new Tweet. Easy does it with the free extension Silverbird. Read the rest of this post »
The Iron extension “crxMouse Gestures” allows easy operation with the mouse. There are various simple and easy to remember movements with the mouse and the computer performs the desired actions.
The operation with the mouse is mainly on laptops and desktop computer remains standard, yet it is still cumbersome. With the mouse pointer which is often quite small symbols must be precisely targeted and pressed. With the expansion crxMouse Gestures suffice a simple movement with your mouse and the chosen action is performed. Here, the user presses a mouse button, it can previously be determined. To see the action he is performing, the Gesture is displayed with a colored line on the computer screen. When he releases the button, the line will disappear naturally back immediately. Read the rest of this post »
ZenMate allows you to be on the internet without beeing detected from where is your IP and from which country you come in the net. Some websites block users from certain countries. So can not look at any video from YouTube. With ZenMate You can access these pages, because the landing page does not recognize the country in which your computer is. Read the rest of this post »
Surfer left their mark on the internet. This can easily be followed: Software that does spy your computer or maybe even from your boss. But Click&Clean Appp app helps to erase the traces on the net. With just one click, you can delete the recorded history, perform a test on privacy or close the browser safely. The software has even a lot more more features: So you can go with a single click in incognito mode and generate a secure password. Many of the features are indeed included in Windows and in Iron by itself, but with this app you have all the functions clearly arranged and can be accessed by clicking on it. Read the rest of this post »
In the internet there are countless videos. If you surf regularly, then you can find many funny, thoughtful and beautiful films in the network. Often you just take a quick look at this and then go to the next page already. But at some point you wish to view this video maybe once again, but it has disappeared in the depths of the internet and untraceable. The extension Video Downloader Professional makes it easy for you to download embedded videos or archive them! Read the rest of this post »
You surely know this problem: you want to log into a website and the website denied access because the password is not correct. Although it is in many cases possible to produce the password again, but this takes time. Many Internet users are logged on to a dozen or more websites and most requiriere a very complicated password consisting possible letters, numbers and special characters. LastPass solves this problem: With the extension you need only to remember one single password in the future.
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Do you have often dozens of open tabs in the browser? And beside the lack of overview also the system memory runs out? You don’t want to close them, but store them and reopen later? Then this extension is probably just right for you! Read the rest of this post »
(Only needed, if you haven’t installed flash already during the iron setup)
Iron only supports PPAPI Flash due to security reasons. This flash runs in a seperate secure sandbox. Read the rest of this post »