Chrome extension turns YouTube into your own personal radio station

There is no shortage of Internet radio services. From freeware like Pandora and Rdio, to premium services like Spotify and Google Music, it all boils down to being able to listen to the songs you want when you want them. Streamus allows you to search for any songs you like by tapping into the world’s largest music database, YouTube. (Credit:...

giveaway / January 27, 2014 / Software / 2 Comments

Share pics quickly on Imgur with a Chrome extension

(Credit: Screenshot by Nicole Cozma/CNET) Related stories Comparing the best ways to store your photos online How to add photo tags with Instagram’s new Photos of You feature How to change your Twitter header photo Imgur is one of those sites that becomes a huge time sink if you let it. For some reason, browsing the random photos that people...

giveaway / May 10, 2013 / Software / 51 Comments

New Chrome extension can open Office docs

Google Sheets made a hash out of a fairly unsophisticated Excel spreadsheet, overwriting words, dropping a graphic altogether, and generally looking ugly. Google hopes that a new Chrome extension will help eliminate these problems. (Credit: Stephen Shankland/CNET) Direct browser support for Microsoft Office documents is coming in fits and spurts to Chrome, and Google’s latest effort is a portly extension...

giveaway / April 25, 2013 / Software / 107 Comments

Manage your online time wisely with timeStat, Chrome Extension.

The internet is a pretty great resource for work or school, but it can also be an enormous distraction. timeStats is an extension for Google Chrome that allows you to see how you spend your online time. A few clicks will get you a chart distribution of your internet activity, a couple more and you can get even more detailed...

giveaway / November 13, 2012 / Software / 72 Comments