Firemin is a small utility to reduce the amount of memory Firefox or other browsers use. Although Firefox memory usage improved a little over the last few years, it still uses a lot of memory; a little more than we feel comfortable with.
- - Firemin is the most popular Windows alternative to FooTab.
- - Firemin is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to FooTab.
An essential add-on for power users that have many tabs open. Curb your resource usage by unloading tabs that you haven't visited for a while. An unloaded tab is restored back to its original state when you need it again.
- - UnloadTab is the most popular Mac & Linux alternative to FooTab.
The last update was on February 11th, 2014.
Unload / suspend / hibernate idle tabs to reduce memory and cpu usage.
- - Tiny Suspender is the most popular Web-based alternative to FooTab.
Tiny Suspender Features
Dormancy 'retires' tabs that have gone unused for a while, freeing up that memory. It then restores the tabs to life when accessed.
The last update was on June 17th, 2012.