Peter Greene's Top 10 as announced on Monday, June 5, 2000
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- Robocast - is this the next step in the evolution of the Web?
- eScore - resource for parents who want to help their children develop and learn.
- Achieva - a guide to the college admissions process; also "Petersons", and "Fastweb".
- iSolve - buy, sell or barter; see also "BigVine".
- NetFlip - get paid for searching.
- SpeedGuide.net - focus is on system performance including help with Internet connection speeds.
- FlipDog - career center; see also "BrassRing".
- Moreover - free content for your Web site; hundreds of news feeds; see also "iSyndicate".
- Questia - a service to provide unlimited access to the full text of hundreds of thousands of books, journals and periodicals; see also "ebrary" and "Electric Library"
- mpbid - an online auction for meeting planners.
(*)Napster - an application that takes the hassle out of searching for MP3s
(*)Freenet Project - a peer-to-peer network designed to allow the distribution of information over the Internet in an efficient manner, without fear of censorship.
(*)Gnutella - is a fully-distributed information-sharing technology
#11:KnowBetter - a good source for "Electronic Book" information.
#12:EasyCleaner - a Windows utility you'll want to check out.
#13:ZoneAlarm - a dynamic firewall with total control over applications' Internet use; see also "Shields UP! test", "WebAttacks's security" site, and the "WatchGuard" solution
#14:Zeal - a new Web directory
#15:Trader - International marketplace.
#16:WebBullion - another way to get paid for being online
#17:WebGear - a wireless network for your home or small office. It includes WinProxy but you may want to upgrade to their latest version 3.0
#18:IMT Strategis - keeping pace with marketing technologies.
BONUS Link 1:Check out my eLiving(tm) Guide which is an "Editor's Pick - Interview".
BONUS Link 2:Make Your Site Sell - free info to help your Web business, and "Make Your Knowledge Sell".
BONUS Link 3:FareAgent - for help finding the best airfares; also "Travelocity", Expedia's "Fare Compare" and "Priceline".
BONUS Link 4:Teachers.Net - teachers resources along with chat and more; see also "National Teachers Enhancement Network".
BONUS Link 5:Memolink - complete surveys, play trivia and get free stuff; see also "iWon", LuckySurf" and "FreeLotto".
BONUS Link 6:The Kitchen Link - 10,000+ cooking related resources and more.
BONUS Link 7:LowerMyBills - find the best deals near you.
BONUS Link 8:National Crime Prevention Council - home of "McGruff" the Crime Dog® and Take a Bite Out of Crime®
BONUS Link 9:IPO Insider - excellent IPO resource information provided by ZDNet.
BONUS Link 10:PayPal - a way to pay for things online; can be used at eBay; also accept credit cards online without a merchant account.
BONUS Link 11:Med-Tech Center - latest news on the Medical technology front.
BONUS Link 12:FindSounds - search for sounds on the Web; also try "Whoopie"; or look for "fonts" at "MyFonts".
BONUS Link 13:FreeLotto.com - play for free.
Standard Extras to check-out:
Extra Link 1:123Domains - only $13.99 per year for domain name registration!
Extra Link 2:StoreRunner - a shopping agent to help you shop; also worth a look = MySimon and "Repond"
Extra Link 3:Pagoo Service - I use it to get my voice mail while I'm online! It really works great! "CallWave" is free but really doesn't compare. New is "BuzMe"
Extra Link 4:National Center for Missing and Exploited Children - and their "Alert" page with pictures.
Extra Link 5:THINKQUEST Information! (My neighbor's won 2x! Now he's a freshman at Harvard!): - ThinkQuest and "ThinkQuest Junior" -
"an annual contest that challenges students, ages 10 to 19, to use the Internet as a collaborative, interactive teaching and learning tool". Get the contest details here. Get your kids involved!
Extra Link 6: FreeDSL - free high-speed Internet access; if you sign up please use my email address for being referred - "email@example.com" - Thanks!
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