Pick of the Month: Location Guard
by Marco Stronati, Kostas Chatzikokolakis
Enjoy the useful applications of geolocation while protecting your privacy. It does so by reporting a fake location to websites, obtained by adding a certain amount of “noise” to the real location. The noise is randomly selected in a way that ensures that the real location cannot be inferred with high accuracy.
“Many thanks! That’s just what I need and also I like the idea of hiding it but making the icon visible only if there is a location ask.”
Featured: Tab Scope
Shows a popup on tabs and enables you to preview and navigate tab contents on a popup.
Featured: Password Tags
by Daniel Dawson
Adds metadata and sortable tags to the password manager.
Featured: Mind the Time
by Paul Morris
Keep track of how much time you spend on the web, and where you spend it. Ticker widget shows (1) time spent at the current site and (2) total time spent on the web today.
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