IIRC, there is a project for gestures in Mozilla, or at least talk of one.

I thought they were stupid until I started to use them. In one quick sweep
you can go forward or backward, saves 3 seconds off your browsing time every
time you have to look for the back button or right click then find and
choose back, or open a new window, or refresh a page.

It is so cool.

-----Original Message-----
From: James Rich [mailto:james@eaerich.com]
Sent: Monday, December 10, 2001 4:08 PM
To: 'midrange-l@midrange.com'
Subject: RE: IIRC - OT - Hostess

On Mon, 10 Dec 2001, Wills, Mike N. (TC) wrote:

> The latest version of Opera also blocks pop-up windows. I love it! I also
> love the mouse gestures, try it out.

Mozilla and the latest Netscape browser block them as well.  I don't know
about gestures.  All these browsers sure make surfing more enjoyable - I
can choose one that fits my tastes.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Berg, Dan [mailto:berg@scdatacenter.com]
> Sent: Monday, December 10, 2001 2:49 PM
> To: 'midrange-l@midrange.com'
> Subject: RE: IIRC - OT - Hostess
> I found this incredibly useful Freeware called Hostess
> It Blocks unwanted pop-up ads, the pop-up still occurs but is 404
> http://www.smartin-designs.com/
> Absolutely beautiful in its simplicity!
> This is especially useful for people still on modems.
> It will stop some unwanted bandwidth usage.
> Allowing more bandwidth content to be of your choice.
> It does make some web pages look funky... (little 404 windows)
> Enjoy, but don't share with any friends!  ;)
> We don't want the Advertiser dollars to shrink too much.

James Rich

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