Hacker News Shortcut

Hacker News Shortcut 1.7 CRX for Chrome

A Free Productivity Extension

Published By xinglab.com

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Hacker News Shortcut for Chrome

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Tech Specs

  • • Type: Browser Extension
  • • Latest Version: 1.7
  • • Price: Freeware
  • • Offline: No
  • • Developer: xinglab.com

User Reviews

  • 3 Votes, Average: 5 out of 5
  • • Rating Average
  • 5 out of 5
  • • Rating Users
  • 3

Download Count

  • • Total Downloads
  • 20
  • • Current Version Downloads
  • 20
  • • Updated: September 14, 2014

Hacker News Shortcut is a free Productivity Extension for Chrome. You could download the latest version crx file and install it.

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Version 1.7 details - 9/14/14<br>1, Kept up with HN changes - login link and "Next page" link on the first page<br><br>Version 1.6 details:<br>1, fixed bugs, improved stability<br>2, now fully support "Show HN" area<br>3, now fully support "Jobs" area<br>3, added the short key to go to "threads" area - <t><br><br>7/6/2014<br><br>Version 1.5 details:<br>1, bug fix: messed-up layout of "Show HN" 1st page<br><br>Version 1.4 details:<br>1, bug fix: key press conflicts on textareas<br><br>Version 1.3 details:<br>1, bug fix: key press conflict on "comment" page<br><br><br>Introduction:<br>Hackercut is a Chrome extension that powers full keyboard navigation of Hacker News(https://news.ycombinator.com).<br><br>The source code and a better formatted instruction page of this extension is on GitHub: https://github.com/zinanxing/Hackercut<br><br>After installing the extension, while on Hacker News website, press "?" key to bring up the instructions.<br><br>Features:<br><br>1, Arrow Navigation<br>Arrow Navigation is the most powerful feature of this extension, you can go through the story links using just your up/right arrow keys and open/vote up/view author/view comments as you like.<br><br>Press "Tab" to turn on arrow navigation mode, you should see a green arrow to the left of the first link: arrow<br><br>You can move the arrow up and down using your arrow keys, then you may choose to:<br><br>ctrl(⌘)+enter open current link in new tab<br>v vote it up<br>a select its submitter(which you can then use ctrl+enter to open in new tab)<br>c select its comments<br>arrow<br><br>And pressing "esc" key will turn off Arrow Navigation mode.<br><br><br>2, Page Switching<br>Switching pages with Hackercut is just one key press away:<br><br>right arrow key next page<br>n "newest" page<br>m "comments" page*<br>k "ask" page<br>j "jobs" page*<br>s "submit" page<br>h Hacker News front page<br>l "login" page<br><br>*arrow navigation does not work on "comments" and "jobs" pages at this moment.<br><br><br>I hope you can better enjoy Hacker News with Hackercut.

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