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- Marinebio.org - find out about marine species, ocean conservation, research and more.
- Truecar.com - helps you research new car prices and find the best deals in your area. Find out what others really paid.
- TheConcussionBlog.com - an education and communication resource from an athletic trainer's perspective.
- Fotolia.com - access to 12,042,227 images, vectors and HD videos. Boats 2,350,000+ professionals within the media and communications industry.
- SatelliteViews.net - nearly 6,000,000 places to checkout and view [see also "Panoramio" from Google].
- Money-Talk.org - personal finance, retirement topics (401k), owning a business and making money, financial news and more plus acess their "forums".
- Windows7Forums.com - Windows7Forums.com is an open discussion forum for technical support of Windows 7 issues and problems, and member of the "Microsoft Partner Program". [It is not owned or operated by Microsoft].
- SupermarketGuru.com [by Phil Lempert - also visit "The Lempert Report"] - get the latest food & health news, new food product ratings, money saving tips, unique recipes, food allergy info and resources to help you get the most from every shopping trip. Site gives access to 375+ videos, 48,000+ articles and nearly 2,000 recipes.
- ISBNdb.com - access an online database/research tool of books [data from hundreds of libraries across the world] for individuals, book stores, librarians, scientists, etc ... Also checkout their "Book Price Comparison resource". Their present statistics: Statistics (01/28/2011): Books: 5,792,030 | Subjects: 2,202,086 | Authors: 1,734,595 | Publishers: 412,705 | Sources: 16,109,849 | Prices: 269,919,676
- Qlipso.com [founded in 2007; acquired "Veoh" in March, 2010] - is a multiuser content-sharing platform that lets users extend/enhance their real-life social lives online, providing the ability to share various forms of media (videos, music, games or photos) with each other, live or independent. " Veoh" added a library of 1,000,000+ videos, TV shows, online games and other interactive content.
- Microsoft accounces new WebMatrix - [January, 2011] quietly they released their WebMatrix platform for building Websites; WebMatrix is a brand new web development tool from Microsoft that includes everything you need for website development. Start from open source web applications, built-in web templates or just start writing code yourself. It’s all-inclusive, simple and best of all free.
- Apple releases the "Mac App Store" - available as a software update for any Mac running Mac OS X Snow Leopard.
*** Below are last month's choices ****
- GottaBeMobile.com - a news and review website that covers the fast paced and constantly changing mobile computing sector.
- Stellarium.org - is a free open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. It is being used in planetarium projectors. Available for Windows, Apple and Linux systems.
- ClimateWisconsin.org - is an educational multimedia project featuring stories of Wisconsin's climate change. The stories from across the state were documented over ten months beginning in February, 2010. All stories are supported by research in collaboration with the "Wisconsin Initiative on Climate Change Impacts".
- FlyinCalendar.com - upcoming aviation events calendar [ fly-ins, airshows, and other aviation events ] and resource.
- GardeningPro.org - useful gardening resource. Gardening is a year round activity that includes planting, fertilizing, and pruning at different times of the year depending on the zone in which you live and whether you're dealing with annuals, perennials, vines, shrubs, trees, or bulbs. Visit this resource and check out "their gardening calendar" and their "North American Zone Map".
- BenchmarkReviews.com - is a technology website built from the knowledge and experience of a large diverse staff of writers. Like our audience, the writers at Benchmark Reviews span the globe, and have been building computer systems or overclocking for many years.
- Mediaite.com - covers what's goin on in "the media" includes: TV, online, print, video, columns, their "power grid ranking" (this index contains 2011 individuals from 407 media entities broken down into 12 categories), and a media-related job center.
- ClinicalTrials.gov - is a registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world. This web resource gives you information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details. This information should be used in conjunction with advice from health care professionals.
- iPadNewsDaily.com - source of iPad news and information about the ipad apps, games, and accessories. Reviews of new models plus comparisons to ipad competition.
- Oncolink.org [provided by the University of Pennsylvania] - comprehensive information about specific types of cancer, updates on cancer treatments and news about research advances. Oncolink was founded in 1994 by Penn cancer specialists with a mission to help cancer patients, families, health care professionals and the general public get accurate cancer-related information.
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