Drew's Japanese Pack
About this Collection
A collection of tools related to Japanese language, linguistics, and culture. Mostly intended for use by intermediate-level Japanese language or culture students.
3 Add-ons in this Collection
Displays a country flag depicting the location of the current website's server and provides a multitude of tools such as site safety checks, whois, translation, similar sites, validation, URL shortening, and more...
Collector's Note This is a very small, simple add-on. It displays the national flag directly in front of the address on the address bar. If a Japanese flag shows, you are connected to a server located in Japan. Not incredibly useful, but at least it eases the mind when a co.jp is taking two minutes to load!
FoxClocks shows times around the world - or just your local time - at the bottom of your browser. It deals with daylight saving time so you don't have to.
Collector's Note What time is it in Japan? If you don't want to call your pen pal in the middle of the night, it's good to know how the world's clocks spin. FoxClocks shows custom clocks in the left-most portion of your status bar. Of course, adding Japan is about a five-click process.
Japanese to English/German/French/Russian dictionary. Just hover the mouse on top of a word, and a popup appears. Automatically de-inflects verbs and adjectives. Detailed kanji view...
Collector's Note Word and name dictionaries demystify kanji in the browser. Pop-up notification shows you all you could ever want to know about a specific kanji or set of kanji. Most importantly, it provides the kana reading and dictionary definition.