What happened to the blog?

Hello stranger! I haven't posted here in a while, so before I launch into a new set of posts I thought I should explain the hiatus and what else I have been up to. Simply put, my 2 year old daughter started to occupy more of my time. By the…

Bookmarks, bookmarks and bookmarks!?

Firstly sorry to anyone who was expecting more frequent posts following the re-launch of my blog. At the moment I am having some refurbishments done to my flat (flat = apartment, for the Americans out there) and hence my home life is quite hectic. I have no kitchen (which also means…

Extensions Highlight: Classic Tabs / Tab Position Options

When I close tabs I like to go back to the tab I was using previously. Here are two extensions that allow you to change both tab opening and closing behaviour: Classic Tabs Tab Position Options I don't strongly prefer one over the other. Classic Tabs is more widely known…

Extensions Highlight: Quick Tabs

One feature I really liked in the old Opera was the Windows Panel (which isn't even enabled by default!). I considered it as something of a hiden gem. The reason is that I am one of those guys who usually has lots of similar looking tabs open. Typically they would…

Extensions Highlight: Selectable Hyperlink Text

Wait!? Didn't I already do this one already? I have been using Hyperlink Text Selector for months now and have generally been very happy with it but after my post earlier today I was somewhat disappointed to discover how badly it perfomed on my own blog's homepage and in the…

Extensions Highlight: Hyperlink Text Selector

One small feature that I know many old Opera fans have requested is the ability to easily select part of a link's text, without having to highlight the entire thing. Consider this link from my previous blog post: Opera Add-ons site Now supposed I wanted to highlight and copy just…