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How to Protect your Eyes from Computer Screen

Whether you are busy business person or a school student, everyone uses computer these days like anything. With the coming of social networks and blogs people use internet more time than before. May be you need to work almost whole day in front of your computer screen but you forget to protect your eyes from the computer high usage.

Today we have LCD and LED screen still it is a far way safer than CRT and cathode screen which are highly cautious to screen. Even I have to wear glasses from my primary school because I often sit close to the TV screen to watch movies and programmes which I failed to realise when I was a kid. So now I am wearing glasses and it became a permanent attached stuff to my face these days. So to protect yourself‚  from such hazards, I have to warn you to protect your eyes from the computer screen.

 

To protect your precious eyes which is the dream of many patients without eyes round the world, it is often better to take a break at least every 30 minute during your work. Another tip would be to watch a far object for 2 minutes every 20 minute and to blink your eyes regularly.‚  It is often recommended by doctors for the tears of eyes to come out as it washes away all dust particles covering your eyeball. If you have moisture problem in your eyes there are eye drops which are prescribed by doctors for people who work too much time in front of computers.

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Well more technically such an eye problem is caused by your computer screen, for the safety of your eyes it is recommended to use a LCD or LED screen more preferably. Not just that keep at least a 0.3 meter gap between your screen and eyes. If possible work on projector screens and its impact on eyes will be low.

 

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Also it is recommended to reduce the color and keep it as low as possible and there is an amazing software f.lux the software to make your life better. What this software does is that it automatically adapts the brightness of screen according to day or night. It calculates whether it is day or night by your latitude and longitude or zip code.‚  The amazing part it adjusts all the brightness automatically after then your eyes won’t be strained anymore. Go get flux now.

 

10 Awesome Google Chrome Extensions for Facebook

Do your life becomes tough if there is no Facebook? If yes, you are addicted to Facebook.Chrome is a free open source web browser developed by Google. Chrome users are increasing every month. PROOF – W3Schools

There are hundreds of extensions for Facebook at Chrome Extension Gallery but only a few actually works and worth installing.

#1 – SocialPlus

SocialPlus is all in one Facebook customizing extension. Most coolest features are you can add skins, dislike button and video chat to Facebook.

It has inbuilt functions – Emoticons (smileys), dislike button, photo preview, album slide show, webcam in chat and change profile skin by choosing cool themes from skin library. It works with the new Facebook profile too.

It also has a filter option to change filters and manage the updates you see.

After installing this extension, refresh Facebook page to see SocialPlus icon on Facebook navigation bar. There you can manage functions, filters and profile skin.

SocialPlus

#2 – Friend Mural

Friend Mural is an awesome Google Chrome Facebook Client. Unlike other updates checker chrome extensions, this extension allows to add up to 24 friends in a cool painted wall. Then you can watch their activity specially. It has option to hide your own updates .

This way we can track our close and dear friends. Not just that, ‚ many bloggers on Facebook giveaway free cash to one who like their updates first. We could add those users to Mural and watch their activities easily.

Friend Mural

#3 – Facebook Rounder

Facebook Rounder rounds Profile pictures, buttons, comment boxes. It also has an inbuilt advertisement blocker.

It doesn’t access your private information. This plugin is a highest rated extension on Chrome Extension Gallery. It uses pure CSS and no JavaScript. This makes Facebook faster than before.

Facebook Rounder

#4 – FacebookDeletes

FacebookDeletes is a script to bulk delete friends on Facebook. This is a useful extension to cleanup your friends on Facebook. This app comes handy when you reach friends limit on FB. So as to cleanup your profile you can use FacebookDeletes script.

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#5 – Facebook Full Screen Video

You might have a seen viral YouTube video on your FB feed but you could not see the video in full screen right from there. Instead you clicked the video and viewed it on YouTube. Didn’t you? Not just that viewing on full screen sometimes make YouTube stream video again, wasting your time. So you watch it in small screen within FB.

Full Screen Video extension adds the full screen option to all YouTube & Vimeo videos in Facebook. Full Screen videos stream fast too.

Full Screen Video

#6 – Facebook Simple Notes

This is a very cool Facebook extension which joins all notifications in FB notification bar linking to the same photo or status update.

It adds a button “Open All Unread” to the notification bar. This is so useful for Facebookers who want to have a quick check of recent replies or are lazy to click each conversation. Every different status replies, opens in different tabs. Not only that, the notifications does not blur away when mouse hovers it but only when we click the notification.

Install Simple Notes Extension

#7 – Facebook Friends Checker

This is the coolest extension I have seen and used. What this app does is, it regularly checks your friends and alerts you when a friend has removed you.

  • After installing this app, Go to Facebook.com (refresh your page).
  • Click on Account button
  • Select FFChecker Interval
  • Set the time to “2” hours
  • So the extension runs every 2 hours and if any friend has unfriend you, you will get an alert on top of Facebook.

Facebook friends checker

#8 – Facebook Disconnect

Facebook disconnect stops Facebook from tracking the webpage you surf on.

Millions of users worry about their privacy in Facebook. By installing this extension, Facebook and your friends won’t know the pages you surf. So surf securely and peacefully.

Technically, this plugin blocks your Facebook information from being accessed by websites.

Facebook Disconnect

#9 – Facebook Font Size Changer

Google Chrome started supporting Userscripts. Userscripts has thousands of free, installable and highly useful scripts. Facebook Font Size Changer is also a Userscript.

Facebook often adds and releases new features. Recently News feed font become smaller and difficult for people to read the updates. This script will get back the old font size.

Facebook Font Size Changer

#10 – Facebook Photo Zoom

This is the best way to see photos.As the plugin name says, It zooms the images on your news feed in a neat and cool web 2.0 way.

Facebook Photo Zoom is a simple light weight extension that integrates directly into FB, so you can see larger images and profile photos.

Extension developer repeatedly says, they do not take private data’s. You can easily switch on and off the plugin from a button placed near to FB chat.

Facebook Photo Zoom

Which of the following extension did you like? Which is your favorite Google chrome extension or extension for Facebook? Do leave a comment and we are happy to announce we have added Commentluv to our site. Every month we will be announcing ‚ Top commentators and they get exciting prizes.