NewsForge: Torbutton Firefox Plugin

“At a Wi-Fi hotspot, you may need the security and anonymity of
Tor, but on a secure network, the higher bandwidth of a direct
connection becomes more important. Torbutton is a plugin for
Mozilla Firefox that enables users to easily and rapidly switch Tor
on and off.

“Torbutton works by flipping the browser’s proxy settings back
and forth between a secure, ‘Torified’ setting and the unsecured