Working with apps in the chrome web store

Cotton Thoughts

I began using some apps on the chrome web store since the beginning of the semester. I am back and shall evaluate the ones I used, based on whether or not I kept the app, and how often I used it. Right off the bat, the first apps I installed and kept were ad block, ad block plus, and Ghostery. The first two apps were invaluable to me as a social tool to fend off those sites that are notorious for super intrusive ads. Ghostery is a different story. I like to use it as tool to evaluate data mining companies. Do I know what I’ll do with the knowledge that Quantcast is tracking me? Probably not..but it’s nice to know!

Next, after a few IT lectures I went straight to the productivity section of the web store. There I found It’s a cool tool developers use to…

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