Google Apps and Extensions

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List maintained by Eric Lawson @elawson1977

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Vocabulary:

What’s your Favorite Chrome Extension? (feedback)

Table of Contents

Organization

Gmail Enhancements

Saving/Editing Images or Text

Assistive Technologies

Shorteners

Security

Ad Blocking

Curriculum Apps/Extensions

Personal

Organization

These apps and extensions will help you organize your work and allow you to be more efficient in your productivity.

App/Extension

App it Enhances

What does it do?

Extensity

Chrome Extensions

Just enable the extension when you want to use it, and disable when you want to get rid of it for a little while. You can also launch Chrome Apps right from the list.

Context

Chrome Extensions

Sort extensions into groups and easily switch between them.

One Tab Extension

Chrome

Save all of your tabs in one location and use them from any device that you are logged into Chrome.

Tab Cloud Extension

Chrome

Allows you to save any window session and restore it at a later date or on another computer. Effectively allowing you to sync open tabs between multiple computers.

PanicButton Extension

Chrome

Hide all your tabs at once with one single button and restore them later.

ToDoIst Extension

Gmail, Calendar

Set recurring dates easily with a built-in calendar
• Nest related tasks by creating sub-tasks within projects
• Add emails as tasks directly from Gmail or Outlook
• View your tasks from any mobile phone, native clients for Android and iPhone!
• Get reminders sent via email or mobile text message

LucidChart -Online

Drive

Create, collaborate and share flowcharts, diagrams, mockups and mind maps.

StayFocused Extension

Chrome

StayFocusd increases your productivity by limiting the amount of time that you can spend on time-wasting websites.

LastPass Password Manager Extension

Chrome

Only remember one password - your LastPass master password. Save all your usernames and passwords to LastPass, and it will autologin to your sites and sync your passwords everywhere you need them.

1Password

Chrome

1Password is a password manager that goes beyond simple password storage by integrating directly with your web browser to automatically log you into websites, enter credit card information, fill registration forms, and easily generate strong passwords.

Wunderlist App

Chrome

Whether you’re sharing a grocery list with a loved one, working on a project, or planning a vacation, Wunderlist makes it easy to share your lists and collaborate with everyone in your life.

Diigo Web Collector Extension

Chrome

With this easy-to-use tool, you can
1.  Bookmark links to archive webpages or to read later
2.  Attach highlights & stickies to a webpage as a reminder
3.  Share pages with annotation via Twitter, Facebook, Google Buzz
4.  Access anywhere, via iPhone, iPad (http://bit.ly/e2ujpL), Android  (http://goo.gl/tvbuq).
5.  Create groups to pool findings, share resources or curate content
6.  Automatically cross-post to social bookmarking site Delicious (optional)

Google Template Gallery App

Drive

Create documents from templates directly from the Google Drive Create menu

LucidPress Layout and Design App

Drive

A web-based tool that helps you intuitively produce stunning print and digital newsletters, flyers, brochures, photo books and more.

Chrome Remote Desktop App

Chrome

Access other computers or allow another user to access your computer securely over the Internet.

CheckerPlus for Google Calendar Extension

Calendar

See your next events, get meeting desktop notifications, add or snooze events without opening the Google Calendar page!

Evernote Web App

Chrome

Save all of your ideas and experiences in Evernote, then access them from every computer and phone you use.

Evernote Web Clipper Extension

Chrome

Use the Evernote extension to save things you see on the web into your Evernote account.

Tab for a Cause

Chrome

Donate money to a great cause every time you open a new tab that has advertisements on it.

Versal

Chrome

Create captivating interactive online courses and share them with your class

Chromebook Inventory

Google Sheets

Chromebook Inventory enables download and update of the metadata and Org Units of enrolled Chrome devices direct from a Google Sheet.

Folder Notifications

Google Drive

Receive notification when files are modified or added in Google Drive Folders. FREE version.

The Great Suspender

Chrome

Automatically suspends unused tabs to free up system resources

Tab Scissors

Chrome

This simple tab organization tool divides one window into two.

Tab Glue

Chrome

This simple organization tool puts all of your Chrome tabs together into one window with a single click.

Tab Resize

Chrome

Split Screen made easy. Resize the CURRENT tab and tabs to the RIGHT into layouts on separate windows. w/ Multi Monitor Support.

Simple Blocker

Chrome

Easily block distracting or annoying websites and boost your productivity.

Move It

Chrome

Get active with Move It, the easiest way to be reminded that you should integrate a break into your work online..

Noisli

Chrome

Improve your focus and boost your productivity. Block out annoying noises and create the right environment for working or relaxing.

Padlet Mini

Chrome

Collect and bookmark the best of web for yourself or with friends.

Black Menu

All Google Apps

Quickly search almost everything google is capable of - get easy access to the most commonly used google services, available at any time.

Clipboard History

Chrome

Keeps your clipboard history and runs offline.

Google Keep

Chrome

Found a webpage, image, or quote that you want to save for later? With the Google Keep Chrome Extension, easily save the things  you care about  to Keep and have them synced across all of the platforms that you use.

Context

Chrome

Sort extensions into groups and easily switch between them.

Gmail Enhancements

These apps, extensions and add-ons will allow you to boost performance within Gmail to speed up productivity and enhance your efficiency.

App/Extension

App it Enhances

What does it do?

Streak Extension

Gmail

Enhances Gmail's interface by speeding up sending repetitive emails,  splitting up emails in a thread for better organization, schedule emails to be sent later, even snooze an email to put it on the back burner only to reappear at the top later and coming soon email tracking so you know when your emails have been read.

Boomerang Extension

Gmail

Allows you to schedule messages to be sent or returned at a later date.

Canned Response Lab

Gmail

Email for the truly lazy. Save and then send your common messages using a button next to the compose form. Also automatically send emails using filters.

Gmail Notifier Extension

Gmail

Gmail Notifier is a Chrome extension that notifies you about incoming emails from all your Google Mail accounts and labels.

WiseStamp

Gmail

WiseStamp enables you to share your social profiles and promote information you care about in every email you send.

Saving/Editing Images, Video or Text

These apps and extensions will allow you to save images, video clips and/or text from web sites.

App/Extension

App it Enhances

What does it do?

Snagit Extension

Chrome

Allows you to capture screen images and video content directly from your Chrome browser and saves it directly to your Google Drive account.

Evernote Web Clipper Extension

Chrome

The easiest way to save, markup and share anything you see online. From clipping pages to taking and annotating screenshots, the Evernote Web Clipper lets you capture everything, then access it from anywhere.

WeVideo App

Chrome, Drive

Connect to Social Media networks to use graphics, videos and music files to enhance, edit or create dynamic presentations that automatically save to your Google Drive folder.

PicMonkey App

Drive

Photo Editor

PicMonkey Extension

Chrome, Drive

Instantly edit web images and screenshots

Awesome Screenshot Extension

Chrome, Drive

Capture the whole page or any portion, annotate screenshot, blur sensitive info, one-click upload to share.

MoveNote for Education App

Drive

Enhance documents stored in Google Drive by recording or adding video clips to your documents and presentations. Great tool for flipping the classroom.

AutoCopy Extension

Chrome, Drive

After highlighting the text, it will be automatically copied to the clipboard so it saves you a lot of time. Imagine how many times a day you click Control or Command + C. Now, you don’t have to!

Save as PDF Extension

Chrome

Lets you download web pages as PDF in one click.

Save to Google Drive Extension

Chrome, Drive

Save web content or screen capture directly to Google Drive.

Loupe Collage App

Drive

Loupe takes hundreds of your photos and in seconds, automatically creates beautiful photo collages in any shape that you want. Turn your photos into hearts, animals, words, and even logos. You can share your collages with friends, family, put on a website, or feature it on your blog!

Soundtrap for Education

Chrome

An easy-to-use collaborative platform for audio editing and music making for all ages.

Zaption

Chrome

Turn online videos into interactive learning experiences that engage learners and track progress.

BitMoji

Gmail

Use your personal emoji in Gmail!

Lightshot

Chrome/Drive

Simple and convenient screenshot tool. Select an area, edit your screenshot and upload it to the server.

ColorPick EyeDropper

Chrome

An eye-dropper & color-picker tool that allows you to select color values from webpages.

Google Art Project

Chrome

Art Project masterpieces from Google Cultural Institute in your browser tabs

Save to Google

Chrome

Saves a webpage to Google.

Easily save interesting webpages to Google with the new Save to Google extension.

Popup for Keep

Chrome / Keep

Load Google Keep™ in a popup from the current tab in Google Chrome™.

Web Paint

Chrome

Draw shapes, lines, and add text to live web pages and take screenshot.

PDF Viewer

Chrome

Uses HTML5 to display PDF files directly in the browser.

Permanent Clipboard

Chrome

Allows you to store and access multiple elements in clipboard

Assistive Technologies

These apps and extensions will offer ways to assist with tasks such as speech to text, or other assistive services.

App/Extension

App it Enhances

What does it do?

Read&Write for Google Extension

Chrome, Drive

Boost reading and writing confidence. Offer support for Google Docs/web to students with learning difficulties, dyslexia or ELL/ESL.

Kaizena App

Google Docs

Highlight text and leave an audio note for your students or peers.

VideoNot.es App

Chrome, Drive

Take notes while you watch videos which is synchronized to the time stamp on the video and everything is automatically saved in Drive.

ChromeSpeak App

Chrome

Right click to have this app read the text out loud to you. Works offline as well and can be translated into many different languages.

Google Dictionary Extension

Chrome

With this extension, you can:
1) Double-click any word to view its definition in a small pop-up bubble.
2) View the complete definition of any word or phrase using the toolbar dictionary.
3) Store a history of words you've looked up, so you can practice them later.

4) Listen to the pronunciation of words looked up.

5) Automatically translate foreign words from many different languages.

DictaNote Speech Recognizer App

Chrome

Advanced Rich Text Editor with Multi-Language Speech Recogniser for Chrome to allow for Speech to Text capabilities.

SoundGecko Extension

Chrome

♫ Listen to the web
♫ Listen to text
♫ Listen to RSS feeds
♫ Listen to Google Reader (requires Google.com permission)
♫ Great while driving or walking.
♫ Google Drive, Dropbox, SkyDrive integration

DriveTunes App

Drive

Unlock Google Drive's Potential For Music or sound files. DriveTunes allows you to play mp3 and m4a audio files right from Google Drive.  Queue and listen to audio files in Drive, rather than just previewing it.

Select and Speak Extension

Chrome

Select and Speak uses iSpeech's human-quality text-to-speech (TTS) reads selected text.  It includes 43 iSpeech text to speech voices.  You can configure the voice and speed options by changing the settings on the options page.

Announcify Extension

Chrome

Announcify reads out loud every website you want. For example, if you're too tired but still need to study one more Wikipedia entry, Announcify can help your tired eyes relax.

Oweb Voice Input Extension

Chrome

Input texts to website's text boxes by speaking.

Voice Search Extension

Chrome

Search by speaking into your Chrome browser.

SpeakIt! Extension

Chrome

SpeakIt reads selected text using Text-to-Speech technology with language auto-detection. It can read text in more than 50 languages.

Fluency Tutor for Google

Google Drive

Fluency Tutor™ for Google helps busy teachers bring struggling readers up to speed.

Open Dyslexic

Chrome

Format pages using the OpenDyslexic font and low contrast help.

Shorteners

These apps and extensions will allow you to shorten web addresses and share them easier with your audience.

App/Extension

App it Enhances

What does it do?

Goo.gl Shortener Extension

Chrome

Automatically shortens the current URL of any web page. Also gives you options to create a QR Code.

ShortenMe Extension

Chrome, Drive

Quickly shorten links with goo.gl, copy them to the clipboard, and generate QR codes

Printliminator Bookmarklet

Chrome

The Printliminator is a bookmarklet with some simple tools you can use to makes websites print better. One click to activate, and then click to remove elements from the page, remove graphics, and apply better print styling.

QRreader Extension

Chrome

With this extension you can scan QR code fast and directly from right click (context) menu of your browser.

Google Tone Extension

Chrome

Google Tone turns on your computer's microphone (while the extension is on) and uses your computer's speakers to exchange URLs with nearby computers connected to the Internet.

Bit.ly

Chrome

Bitly lets you do more with your links. Instantly save, share and brand content straight from your browser to your Bitly account with the Bitly Chrome Extension. Customize the links free.

Security

These apps and extensions will help boost your security when browsing the web and allow you insight into who else may be watching.

App/Extension

App it Enhances

What does it do?

Ghostery Extension

Chrome

Protect your privacy. See who's tracking your web browsing with Ghostery. After showing you who operates behind the scenes, Ghostery also gives you the opportunity to learn more about each company it identifies, including links to their privacy policy and opt-out options.

WatchDog Extension

Chrome

Watchdog monitors the existence of your codes while you browse your website, alerting you when a page is missing a code.

avast! Online Security Extension

Chrome

Collects data on phishing sites and warns if you visit them. Gives access to our website-reputation system, powered by a community of over 170M users. Warns when visiting websites with a bad reputation. Indicates a site's rating next to its link in your search results. Enables you to rate any website, improving the system and helping other users. SiteCorrect feature: Automatic redirection of mistyped URLs to the legitimate one (e.g. llego.com --> lego.com).

Online AntiVirus Extension

Chrome

This application will help you in scanning any file on your computer or any file online using its URL. This app will scan your file…

Ad Blocking

These apps and extensions will allow you to cut out the extra stuff that is annoying, disruptive and even inappropriate.

App/Extension

App it Enhances

What does it do?

AdBlock for YouTube Extension

YouTube

Install Adblock for Youtube™ now and all the Pre-Roll Ads on Youtube™ are gone, forever!
Adblock removes any ad videos shown before your video.

AdBlock Plus Extension

YouTube

Adblock Plus for Google Chrome blocks:
· Banners
· YouTube video ads
· Facebook advertisements
· Pop-ups
· All other obtrusive ads

Disconnect Extension

Chrome

Make the web faster, more private, and more secure. Lets you visualize and block the otherwise invisible websites that track your search and browsing history.

Clea.nr Extension

YouTube

Remove all of the clutter, adds and suggested videos from YouTube.

Turn Off the Lights Extension

YouTube

The entire page will be fading to dark, so you can watch the video as if you were in the cinema.

Clean Print

Chrome

Print or PDF only what you want with CleanPrint

Curriculum Apps/Extensions

These apps and extensions will help teachers and students enhance their work and allow you to be more efficient in your productivity.

App/Extension

App it Enhances

What does it do?

Share to Classroom

Classroom

Get your class on the same (web)page, instantly.

Google Classroom Split

Classroom

Have your students install this extension to allow students to have their Google Classroom directions side by side with their work.

Anyone Can View

Google Drive

Instantly change the sharing permissions of a Google Docs/Sheets/Slides/Drawing to "Anyone with the link can view".

Desmos Graphing Calculator App

Chrome

This is beautiful, powerful, intuitive math that lives completely in your browser -- for free! Now with tables of data, slider animation, moveable points, and more!

GeoGebra App

Drive

Dynamic mathematics software for all levels of education that brings together geometry, algebra, spreadsheets, graphing, statistics and calculus in one easy-to-use package. Interactive learning, teaching and evaluation resources created can be shared and used by everyone.

PowToon Edu App

Drive

PowToon lets you create awesome presentations and animated videos

Daum Equation Editor App

Chrome

Online tool for quickly writing equations that you can save as text or images to use in documents. You can use the equation editor by typing on your keyboard and or selecting symbols from the Daum Equation Editor's menu.

Magic Scroll eBook Reader App

Chrome

Read ePub files on your desktop or laptop even if you do not have an internet connection.

EasyBib Tools Extension

Chrome

Cite web sites with one click using the EasyBib Toolbar and receive advice on the credibility of the web site you're citing.

Ginger Spell and Grammar Checker Extension

Chrome, Gmail

It includes a full set of features to ensure that you make the most out of all of your written communications: Equally suited for both native and non-native English speakers, you can use Ginger Page to enhance your writing in business correspondence, academic documents and for social writing.

Science Penguin App

Chrome

Science Penguin invites you to a journey from the most mysterious scientists in the Middle Ages to the today's most innovative and contemporary scientific discoveries of scientists.

Gynzy App

Chrome

Gynzy is a web app that helps you get the most out of your interactive whiteboard / smart board. It works with any brand or type of interactive whiteboard.

Goobric Extension

Google Sheets

This extension launches the Goobric web app, a rubric based assessment tool that works with the Doctopus Add-on for Google Sheets.

Vocabulary in Context

Chrome

Save vocabulary in its context and review them later. A highly efficient tool to improve vocabulary when learning foreign language.

Scrible

Chrome

Smarter Web reading & research. Annotate, bookmark, save, manage & share online articles.

Personal Extensions

These extensions aren’t necessarily educational, but they sure are fun!

App/Extension

App it Enhances

What does it do?

Honey!

Amazon Cart in Chrome

Automatically find and apply coupon codes when you shop online!

Google Art Project

Chrome

Art Project masterpieces from Google Cultural Institute in your browser tabs

Noisli

Chrome

Improve your focus and boost your productivity. Block out annoying noises and create the right environment for working or relaxing.

BitMoji!

Chrome

Use your personal emoji in Gmail!

- Insert bitmojis into email as you type
- Copy and paste them virtually anywhere on the web