IE8 Accelerators

Accelerators are a robust and customizable way of bringing you closer to the services you use most in Internet Explorer 8 (download). So for the rest of this post, I’ll be throwing a few interesting Accelerators into the spotlight. Shareaholic (link) is a good example of the kinds of aggregation possibilities that are possible with Accelerators.Entertonement (link) […]

Accelerators are a robust and customizable way of bringing you closer to the services you use most in Internet Explorer 8 (download). So for the rest of this post, I’ll be throwing a few interesting Accelerators into the spotlight.

Shareaholic (link) is a good example of the kinds of aggregation possibilities that are possible with Accelerators.
Entertonement (link) takes the user selection and returns audio clips based on that selection.
Preview and Launch URL (link) fills one of the most-requested needs for Accelerators. It takes a user-selected URL and launches it.
Share with Facebook (link) enables you to send whatever page you’re viewing to Facebook as an item to share with your friends.
Shop and Save with Live Search Products (link)