Disable auto-playing movies on Facebook with Chrome

Using the information below you will be able to disable auto-playing of movies on Facebook within Google Chrome. Recently Facebook as begun to auto-play content within the newsfeed, which frankly I find pretty annoying. You can disable them with this quick fix inside Chrome. Simply open up chrome and type the following into the address … Read More

Chrome for iOS update v26.0.1410.50

Chrome for iOS has been updated to v26.0.1410.50 today that not only includes the normal stability and security improvements and bug fixes but also Fullscreen for iPhone and iPod touch. This updated version of Chrome also includes printing to Google cloud print, and Airprint as well as the ability to save to PDF.

Little Snitch + Google Chrome = ksfetch issues

So Google Chrome has recently stopped playing nicely with Little Snitch, mainly because there is an issue with Chrome that it creates a temp file to check for updates every X hours.  Since its making a new temp file for some reason it sets off Little Snitch, which is quite annoying. By entering the following … Read More

Google Chrome Extension Essentials

I have become a huge fan of Google Chrome over the past year or so, this has caused me to install, test, and remove a lot of extensions. Along the way I have come across quite a few that work really well so I thought I would share. 1Password – Simply couldn’t live with out … Read More

Switching to Chrome

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I have been a longtime fan/user of Mozilla Firefox, though over the last couple of years it has become more and more of a memory hog.  I have tried to use Safari and tried Google Chrome a while back but they never had the plugin support I was looking for.
The other day with the purchase of a new MacBook Pro for my birthday I decided to give Google Chrome another try.  I was glad to see that it has come a long way on the extension front that it once lacked.  I was impressed enough with the available extensions that I even switched my work computer over to Chrome.  I am hoping that I can stick with it and banish Firefox from all of my machines, I will try to revisit this post and give further pros and cons in the coming week.