User agent spoofing made easy

Filed under: Browsers, Web development — Andrew @ 2:20 am

I’ve been checking out a couple online http viewers today that let you specify any user agent string: Rex Swain’s HTTP Viewer and wannaBrowser. These sites are especially handy if you’re developing a spider and want to test to see if sites will block it.


Firefox .9.2

Filed under: Browsers — Andrew @ 7:21 pm

The Mozilla Foundation released version 0.9.2 of it’s popular Firefox browser earlier this week. This browser fixed a security vulnerability.

Also, in case you were wondering, 0.9.2 still works with the Firefox spell check extension.

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