Ed Novak

Master's Project


As part of my Master of Science degree in computer science I wrote a survey paper on privacy and security in online social networks. Right now it is published as a technical report on my advisor's website

Survey Paper

Custom New Tab


This is a Firefox add-on that opens new tabs at a user specified URL. I wrote it in August 2011 and it currently has 10,000 daily users on average. You should use it too!

Custom New Tab
Source Code
New Installation Page

Zip!


Zip is a fun and intuitive toy musical instrument for android devices. You touch anywhere on the screen to generate different tones and colors.

Source Code
Play Store
Play Store (mobile)

History Janitor


History Janitor is a Firefox add-on that automatically purges old history entries in the Firefox browsing history database. The add-on allows the user to specify the number of days that should be kept in history.

History Janitor