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RSS Subscription Google Chrome ExtensionRSS Subscription Extension

This extension auto-detects RSS feeds on the page you are reading and upon finding one will display an RSS icon in the Omnibox, allowing you to click on it to preview the feed content and subscribe.
Version 2.0.3 – Saturday, January 30, 2010
The extension comes with 4 feed readers predefined (Google Reader, iGoogle, Bloglines and My Yahoo) but also allows you to add any web-based feed reader of your choice to the list.

Extensions AdThwart

Google Crome Extensions AdThwart
By preventing the display of ads, AdThwart makes browsing the web less taxing on both your computer and your sanity. Choose from a number of filter lists, including the continuously updated EasyList, or subscribe to any other AdBlock Plus filter list. You can just install and forget it.
Version 0.8.4 – Friday, February 12, 2010
New in 0.8.4: BSI Lista Polska has been removed because it hasn’t been updated in several months and causes problems with Google Buzz. It has been replaced with PLgeneral; you will be automatically migrated if necessary.

Google Chrome Extensions AdSweep
AdSweep is a small addon that aims to hide advertising from the web pages you visit like Adblock. In technical terms, AdSweep is a user javascript that defines CSS rules based on the web site you are visiting to hide elements of the page that show advertisements.
An online ad-removal tool for your favourite web browser. Version 2.1.6 – Friday, February 05, 2010

Extensions Google Voice
Extensions Google Voice
Notifies you of new messages and gives you quick access to calling and free SMS via Google Voice

  • If you don’t like the extension turning numbers into click to call links then you can turn it off in the extension options.
  • SMS is only available for accounts with a Google Number. SMS is not available in voicemail only accounts.
  • Version 2.1.2 – Wednesday, February 10, 2010

    When installing the extension it says “This extension will have access to all browsing history and private data on all websites” This is the default warning for any extension that needs content script access to all websites.

    Extensions Google Dictionary

    Extensions Google Dictionary
    With this extension, you can:
    1) Double-click any word to view its definition in a small pop-up bubble.
    2) View the complete definition of any word or phrase using the address bar dictionary.

    Version 0.9.1 – Friday, January 22, 2010

    This extension does not currently support translation. For example, if you choose Russian as your dictionary language and look up an English word, you may not see a definition.

    Extensions Google Calendar Checker
    Google Calendar Checker
    Quickly see the time until your next meeting. Click the button to open your calendar.
    Version 1.0.3 – Saturday, December 05, 2009

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