Clusty is a new search engine that helpfully clusters your search results.
Scam-baiting sites scam the scammers: 419eater.com, scamorama.com and sweetchillisauce.com.
Memo to Me
is a free reminder service.
A good guide to weblogs can be found at
lists the top 10 news topics that bloggers are
Amazon has a great new search
engine for searching the web. A key feature is
the Site Info button, which gives the same sort of
cross referencing as a product search on Amazon's
offers local searching.
Topix.net is the
Internet's largest news site.
Machine offers archives of old versions of web
Free photo album generator at http://www.datadosen.se/jalbum/.
Two ways of avoiding spam: Mailblocks
for hot new Google offerings being developed.
Google Deskbar, for example, lets you search
without even opening your browser.
where you can sign up for a new national cyberalert
that warns of computer viruses.
Find a great intro to online shopping at
to make shorter Internet addresses.
Target gives links to official movie sites.
Decades of Crazy Fads at www.crazyfads.com.
Info on cool gizmos at Gizmodo.
Great how-tos at SoYouWanna.com.
Bests is a great resource.
tells you the ending.
Find a list of 50 favorite freeware programs for
PCs at www.georgedillon.com/web/freewaretable.shtml.
Find Mac downloads at http://download.com.com
(not a typo--there are two dot coms in the
Free virus software for the PC at www.vcatch.com.
Lots of free software available at www.newfreeware.com.
is a free encyclopedia with over 100,00 entries
Useful information about the various search
engines, including info on how to use them more
effectively at Search
Engline Watch. Be sure to check out the section
Useful directory of search engines at www.isedb.com.
offers a basic intro to a wide range of
technologies as well s topic categories such as
automotive, health, home, money, society, and
online support forums.
online tech support.
finds you the lowest long-distance rate.
Try the Densa Quiz at PressAnyKey.com.
a free service helps users to find and compare
Broadband and Telecom services for home or business
from over 30 providers.
offers the content of 800 dictionaries.
Info about famous
Find the lowest airfares at SideStep.
carries consumer reviews of over 2 million products
Best Internet resources listed here.
Meanings of first
offers an excellent collection of resources
regarding urban legends and netlore and
Library of Congress's excellent Virtual
Another good site for virus
Ads.com is a
database of virtually every current television
searches the "deep web," that is, web pages that
don't ordinary turn up because they're in
Language Dictionary contains thousands of
popular Internet words and definitions.
Teoma, a new
search engine that's challenging Google, has some
useful features, though a smaller database.
lets you search the latest headlines.
You can now receive news
alerts via e-mail from the New York Times on
topics of interest. You need to be a registered
user, but registration is free.
from the BBC teaches you the Internet.
lets you access your bookmarks from anywhere.
Tax info at <http://www.irs.gov>
to find lower prices for long distance service,
credit cards, insurance, loans, debt relief,
Internet, utilities, and wireless.
lets you compare prices for Internet, wireless,
local phone, long distance, handhelds, and TV.
Lots of info on the Census Bureau site,
including the annual Statistical
offers 60 free prints, then 29 cents per print.
Underground provides local time and weather.
Google now offers news.
Upload your digital photos to these sites to
have prints made: Shutterfly
Another expert site is AskMeHelpDesk.Com.
is a web archive lets you surf old web sites going
back to 1996.
is a new site for searching topics in the news.
FAQs of the U.S.
Government answers common questions about
government services and benefits.
Search the discussion groups using Google
Help for your plants at PlantCare.com.
Some 35,000 radio stations at Live365.
Find a searchable database of 30,000 New Yorker
cartoons at Cartoonbank.com.
You can also send them as e-cards.
Free e-mail newsletters from the New
The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy, used
and studied by doctors, and the Merck Manual Home
Edition are available at <http://www.merck.com/health>.
Find online privacy info at <http://www.privacy.org>
Fun Flash animations at HotWired's AnimationExpress.Com.
Excellent all-in-one resource start
A great site for movies is Movies.Com.
Listen to an actual 1888 recording of Thomas
Keep abreast of celebrity news at Entertainment
America has recorded bits from an amazing
collection of Americana&emdash;cartoons, ads,
thousands of sets of instructions: how to change a
tire, negotiate a raise, choose a car stereo, get a
date, and more.
Download software at Tucows.
Learn to type at Learn
gives quick access to maps, telephone directories,
search engines, reference works, and more.
offers the Net's best resources at a glance. Also
check out Refdesk.com
for facts and general information and CEO
Express for business information.
lets you search the full text of magazine articles
that have appeared online on sites such as
Newsweek, U.S. News, Science News, Entertainment
Today, and more.
charges just $11 for domain name registration and
offers free hosting, but in my experience their
service is poor.
offers free computer-to-telephone long-distance
calling, but only for PCs.
Alerts lets you specify topics, then regularly
scans major news outlets and sends you e-mail
alerts when there's news on those topics.
Comparison shopping services include BuyBuddy.Com,
States Weather Pages is among the best sites
for weather information.
Cars.Com, a site
featuring the Car Guys of National Public Radio
fame, has just about everything you need regarding
new and used cars, as well as maintenance and
Light are among the best search engines.
& Wagnalls includes the Funk & Wagnalls
Multimedia Encyclopedia, the Random House Webster's
College Dictionary, Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus,
an atlas, and headline news.
Unclaimed Property Database offers a free
search resource for the over $35 billion of
unclaimed money and property held by state and
federal government agencies of the United States.
Also check out MissingMoney.Com.
you buy and sell books, CDs, videos, and computer
games. All items listed is guaranteed to cost less
than half the original selling price.
passes your e-mail through their spam filters to
eliminate junk e-mail.