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Speed Dial failing with “XML Parsing Error” message

Some users have been contacting me about a severe issue; Speed Dial will show a yellow page with a nasty error message that reads: XML Parsing Error: no element found Location: chrome://speeddial/content/speeddial.xul Line number 1, Column 1: The cause of … Continue reading

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Speed Dial and Firefox 4.0

After a while, I finally update my blog! I first need to make two posts about two issues that people have been writing me quite a lot recently; the first is about Firefox 4.0 compatibility and Speed Dial. Some people … Continue reading

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Nibbo search engine

In a previous post I mentioned that I was to start working on Speed Dial 1.0; however, I decided to put some time in another project of mine, the Nibbo search engine. I started working on this project more than … Continue reading

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New Speed Dial version

First of all, the version I uploaded to AMO has a bug that makes the “Group dials” point to an incorrect tab; this is fixed in version 0.9.5.9, available here. If you don’t know what “group dials” is, or don’t … Continue reading

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New blog address

Wow, first post in more than 2 years! Talk about a dead blog. Part of the reason why I didn’t update more frequently was because this blog was originally meant just for Firefox Showcase, so it “kinda” felt bad to … Continue reading

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Google Chrome impressions

Google Chrome has just been released, and I’ve been playing with it for a while. Well, I’m quite impressed with the browser’s speed! The UI has also quite a lot of things “made right”: the autocomplete works very well, the … Continue reading

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So, what’s going on?

Well, I’ve been really busy, and I currently don’t have Internet connection at home… Fortunately, I expect to have a bit more time from now on (and Internet connection from June 6th), so my first priority is to make my … Continue reading

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Speed Dial gets an upgrade

Well, my Christmas/New Year vacations are almost over. The last two weeks have been quite busy, although I decided to spend some quality time with Speed Dial. The result? I added 3 new major new features: Dial Groups: basically, it’s … Continue reading

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Life’s going on!

Well, this month I already posted updates for Firefox Showcase and Speed Dial. I’ve been quite busy, so the updates are relatively minor, but I really wanted to update the compatibility information to include Firefox 3 beta 2 (which should … Continue reading

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Kind of busy…

Well, here I am, updating my blog again! I’ve been way too busy between my “real life” job and updating my extensions (not all of them, just Showcase and, specially, Speed Dial). First of all, I was quite surprised to … Continue reading

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