Posts Tagged ‘third party server’

HTTP Switchboard for Chrome Gives You Full Control Over All Connections

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Need more control over your browsing experience? Here’s a Chrome extension that allows you to custom tailor Chrome’s interaction with third party servers …

Whenever you load a website in your web browser of choice lots of things happen in the background before the page is rendered. It may not take longer than a second for all of them to complete, but that does not mean that there is not a lot going on in the background during that time. One of the things are requests made to third party servers, for instance to load social networking scripts, advertisement or other contents that are not hosted on the server the website you are connecting to is hosted on.