Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Yahoo! is testing a new interface


The test is very similar to Google for tablets interface. Here's how you can enable the experiment:

  • Go to Yahoo.com and load your browser's developer console:
    • Google Chrome: Tools, Developer Tools
    • Mozilla Firefox: Web Developer, Web Console
    • Internet Explorer: Developer Tools (F12), Console
  • Copy and paste the following code:
    document.cookie="B=3h2i3vt9vrhnk&b=3&s=3u; path=/; domain=.yahoo.com";window.location.reload();
  • Press Enter, refresh the page and you'll see the experiment.

If doesn't work, try this other method:

  • Open Chrome and install this extension.
  • Go to Yahoo.com and select "Edit Cookies" option on the context menu:
  • Find a cookie named B and replace the value with this cookie value:
    3h2i3vt9vrhnk&b=3&s=3u
  • Click "Submit cookie changes" and refresh the page.

Bing Images tests a new fixed search bar


Here's how you can enable the experiments:

  • Go to Bing and load your browser's developer console:
    • Google Chrome: Tools, Developer Tools
    • Mozilla Firefox: Web Developer, Web Console
    • Internet Explorer: Developer Tools (F12), Console
  • Copy and paste the following code:
    document.cookie="MUIDB=0DF159E05CC3618E19205F435DE2617B; path=/; domain=.bing.com";document.cookie="MUID=; path=/; domain=.bing.com";window.location.reload();
  • Press Enter and you'll see the experiment.

If doesn't work, try this other method:

  • Open Chrome and install this extension.
  • Go to Bing and select "Edit Cookies" option on the context menu:
  • Find the cookies named MUIDB and MUID, and remplace the value with this cookie value:
    0DF159E05CC3618E19205F435DE2617B
  • Click "Submit cookie changes" and refresh the page.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Microsoft is working on redesigning Bing






These tests are very similar to Google's interface. Here's how you can enable the experiments:

  • Go to Bing and load your browser's developer console:
    • Google Chrome: Tools, Developer Tools
    • Mozilla Firefox: Web Developer, Web Console
    • Internet Explorer: Developer Tools (F12), Console
  • Copy and paste the following code:
    TEST 1:
    document.cookie="MUIDB=364C3F11A2C4602D2C2D39B3A3E56027; path=/; domain=.bing.com";document.cookie="MUID=; path=/; domain=.bing.com";window.location.reload();
    
    TEST 2:
    document.cookie="MUIDB=341E25479B4766EB229723E59A6666B1; path=/; domain=.bing.com";document.cookie="MUID=; path=/; domain=.bing.com";window.location.reload();
    
    TEST 3:
    document.cookie="MUIDB=3EA683F5A6E6687830C28557A7C7687C; path=/; domain=.bing.com";document.cookie="MUID=; path=/; domain=.bing.com";window.location.reload();
  • Press Enter and you'll see the experiment.

If doesn't work, try this other method:

  • Open Chrome and install this extension.
  • Go to Bing and select "Edit Cookies" option on the context menu:
  • Find the cookies named MUIDB and MUID, and remplace the value with this cookie value:
    TEST 1:
    364C3F11A2C4602D2C2D39B3A3E56027
    
    TEST 2:
    341E25479B4766EB229723E59A6666B1
    
    TEST 3:
    3EA683F5A6E6687830C28557A7C7687C
  • Click "Submit cookie changes" and refresh the page.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Google for mobile tests the Knowledge Graph popup


Here's how you can enable the experiment:

  • On your iPhone, go to Settings, Safari, Advanced.
  • You'll find the Web Inspector, toggle there.
  • Once enabled, open Safari on your iPhone and go to Google.
  • Now connect your iPhone to your Mac.
  • In Safari’s Preferences pane, go to Advanced and check the Show Develop menu in the menu bar.
  • Select the Develop menu, and your iPhone should be a menu option.
  • Copy and paste the following code:
    document.cookie="NID=67=dBJyYoMqZbrpb5tmGz9jvoHtchnqb81FArNhTdSp7c2x1DQ69CQ8YUjiAK8H_iJOLtvNjFgusBMLCwgTni5NvScfDCBaBvqPVBqfMgSGyveJutl78STQCkWs37JGDq0m; path=/; domain=.google.com";window.location.reload();
  • Press Enter and you'll see the experiment.

Sunday, June 15, 2014

YouTube tests hide 'Large player' button


Here's how you can enable the domain http://www.youtube.com/feed/music:

  • Go to YouTube and load your browser's developer console:
    • Google Chrome: Tools, Developer Tools
    • Mozilla Firefox: Web Developer, Web Console
    • Internet Explorer: Developer Tools (F12), Console
  • Copy and paste the following code:
    document.cookie="VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE=4BgQcOQ6Ro4; path=/; domain=.youtube.com";window.location.reload();
  • Press Enter and you'll see the experiment.

If doesn't work, try this other method:

  • Open Chrome and install this extension.
  • Go to YouTube and select "Edit Cookies" option on the context menu:
  • Find a cookie named VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE and replace the value with this cookie value:
    4BgQcOQ6Ro4
  • Click "Submit cookie changes" and refresh the page.

Saturday, June 14, 2014

YouTube tests a black background for large player


Here's how you can enable the domain http://www.youtube.com/feed/music:

  • Go to YouTube and load your browser's developer console:
    • Google Chrome: Tools, Developer Tools
    • Mozilla Firefox: Web Developer, Web Console
    • Internet Explorer: Developer Tools (F12), Console
  • Copy and paste the following code:
    document.cookie="VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE=kDatn5KSTPY; path=/; domain=.youtube.com";window.location.reload();
  • Press Enter and you'll see the experiment.

If doesn't work, try this other method:

  • Open Chrome and install this extension.
  • Go to YouTube and select "Edit Cookies" option on the context menu:
  • Find a cookie named VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE and replace the value with this cookie value:
    kDatn5KSTPY
  • Click "Submit cookie changes" and refresh the page.