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Browser Add-On WasteNoTime Helps You Stay Focused While You Work

Available for Google Chrome and Apple Safari, this extension lets you set time limits for browsing distracting websites, but its shortcoming is it can be easily circumvented.

Make Your Writing (Almost) Perfect With Editor

Serenity Software's Editor finds grammar and word usage mistakes that your word processor may miss.

Free TrashMail Browser Add-On Protects Your Email and Information

Eliminate email spam forever with superb Firefox add-on and Chrome extension TrashMail.

Microsoft's Tuesday Patch Douses Flame Malware

This month's regular update also provides critical fixes to Internet Explorer and several versions of Windows.

Microsoft Readies Fix for Windows Flaw Under Attack

Next week's Patch Tuesday will address a vulnerability in Windows that has been exploited by an increasing number of attacks and plug IE holes.

Adobe Fixes Flash Player for Firefox to Stop Crashes

The update, Flash Player 11.3.300.262, was released Thursday and applies only to Firefox on Windows.

Microsoft Vows to Plug IE Hole Found in Hacking Contest

Next week's Patch Tuesday will feature a fix for a vulnerability in Internet Explorer that came to light at the celebrated Pwn2Own hacking competition.

Though Sound on Fundamentals, Sentence Aerobics Struggles to Parse Idioms Correctly

Designed as a Word add-in, VanWrite's Sentence Aerobics tries to help you write clearer, better business documents.

Regain a Long-Missed Twitter Feature With Classic Retweet

Nostalgic for the golden days of Twitter retweets? Get them back with Classic Retweet.

Speed Up Searches--And Reduce Typing--With Drag and Drop Search

Drag and Drop Search is a Chrome extension that lets you quickly select text and search for it in specific search engines just by dragging and dropping.