How to Manage Your Digital Files: 9 Tips and Tools to Keep You Organized (MakeUseOf)

MakeUseOf: How to Manage Your Digital Files: 9 Tips and Tools to Keep You Organized. “The internet doesn’t have an operating system. There’s no common dashboard you can log on to and manage your digital life from one place. You’re forced to keep track of multiple accounts, services, and more. So when the time comes for you to locate that specific file or piece of data, you don’t have a ton of options except for manually going through every one of them and hope you find it. You can, though, make that process much less frustrating with third-party tools.”

MakeUseOf: The 7 Best Online Databases as Simple as Spreadsheets

MakeUseOf: The 7 Best Online Databases as Simple as Spreadsheets. “When you think of database apps, your mind probably pictures Microsoft Excel first. The app has been the de facto market leader for at least two decades. But it’s not the only show in town. There are plenty of web-based database apps that are just as simple as using a spreadsheet. They each have their own strengths and weaknesses and are targeted at different types of users.”

MakeUseOf: 9 Extensions That Turn Google Chrome Into a Multitasking Machine

MakeUseOf: 9 Extensions That Turn Google Chrome Into a Multitasking Machine . “The browser has gone from being just another app on your computer to being your workflow’s centerpiece. For some of us like me, it is the workflow. But at the end of the day, browsers are apps too. And it can get a tad messy when you’re trying to do everything on one app. Here are some useful Google Chrome extensions for a better multitasking experience.”

CNET: History Search remembers what’s on all those websites you visited so you can find it again

CNET: History Search remembers what’s on all those websites you visited so you can find it again. “The History Search extension indexes every website you visit and lets you search your history afterward. A free version keeps track of your 3,000 most recently visited pages, but paying $4 per month lifts that limit, developer Convergate said Tuesday.”

MakeUseOf: How to Manage Multiple Browsing Sessions in Google Chrome

MakeUseOf: How to Manage Multiple Browsing Sessions in Google Chrome. “The browser is a magical gateway to so many worlds. It is where you chat with your friends, collaborate on a presentation with your colleagues, and more, all at the same time. Therefore, it is unfair that browsers today don’t allow concurrent multiple sessions for the same website. Fortunately, third-party plugins do.”