Writing Greasemonkey User Scripts for Firefox and Chrome

Greasemonkey was initially only a Firefox extention but due to its popularity it’s quickly adopted by major browsers. Since Opera takes a very small market share, here on the topic of cross browser user scripts, I’m only going to talk about Chrome and Firefox. As for Internet Explorer, I just don’t like it. Now Chrome […]

Google Reader and Readability, Kindle

Readability has browser extensions for reading current page or sending current web page to Kindle, but I read a lot in Google Reader where many articles are on the same page. It seems that Readability staff considered this feature and did investigate on that. But until now I didn’t find a mechanism for Reader’s native […]

DOMContentLoaded and Greasemonkey

A very common purpose of Greasemonkey scripts is modifying the DOM structure of the document, mostly adding something new. I’ve written several scripts before and have been doing such modifications in the “load” event handler, as in this script. The problem is that “load” event is fired after all images on the page have been […]