5 Useful Chrome Extensions to Discover this Week


One of the many factors that attracts people to the Chrome browser is the vast number of extensions the browser has. There are a number of extensions available for Chrome on the Chrome Web Store that help you extend the functionality of the browser, replace default features, etc.

We added some useful extensions to our software section last week, and we think you might want to check them out.

1. Honey


Honey helps you automatically find and apply coupon codes when you shop online. This saves you money when you are buying stuff online, as the working coupon codes are automatically applied to your shopping cart.

  • It automatically applies the coupon code with a click
  • Instantly see all the coupons and sales available on the supported store
  • Stores supported in multiple countries

2. Better History


Better History is an extension for Chrome that replaces the default history page. It comes with a user-friendly interface and filter so you can have a better look at your browsing history.

  • Search your history
  • Sharp interface
  • Useful filters

3. Click&Clean


Click&Clean helps you clean up the data created by your browser. It helps clean up typed URLs, cookies, etc.

  • Scan your PC for Malware
  • Delete your browsing history
  • Remove download history
  • Erase temporary files
  • Clear cookies and empty cache
  • Delete client-side Web SQL databases
  • Remove Flash Cookies (LSOs)

4. Magic Actions for YouTube


Magic Actions for YouTube™ is a lightweight and useful extension designed for a more comfortable watching experience. It lets you enable cinema mode and control the volume using the mouse and YouTube right from your browser.

  • AutoHD starts to play all videos in HD
  • Instant control over volume by scrolling the mouse wheel
  • Cinema Mode – one click and the whole page is shaded
  • One click to take a snapshot from a playing video and save as PNG, JPEG or WEBP image format
  • Cool Day/Night toggle switch to browse YouTube in black or white
  • View and delete your watch history
  • Magic Vinyl and Multi-Range Looper
  • Ratings preview for related videos
  • Enlarge avatars and video thumbnails on mouse-over
  • Display user info in comments
  • Expand videos to full window size
  • Auto Wide – always play in wide player mode

5. Dalton


Dalton is software for people with different kinds of color blindness (color vision deficiency) to see more colors. It provides solutions to some of the everyday problems experienced by color blind people.

  • Supports various kind of color blindness
  • Available as an app and as a browser extension

Our Software Discovery section helps you find new and useful software that you can use in your everyday life to make your tasks easier to do. Check it out and let us know if we are missing software that should be on the list.

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