Peter Greene's Top 10+ as announced on Mon., 3/03/2003
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- (* This will also be on April's Top 10*)State Tax Central - I didn't announce this one but just in case you need some help with figuring your taxes!
- AIMenhancments - for all you Instant Messenger users .... enjoy!
- BriansBuzz.com - a Windows Tips search engine and sign-up for a free monthly email Windows tips newsletter; by author/editor "Brian Livingston". Also visit "Windows2000FAQ".
- ADD.org - [Attention Deficit Disorder Association; ADDA] searchable resource; lots of great info on this topic. Also visit "CHADD" - Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder.
- ThreeMacs.com - a Web resource that covers Macintosh networking; intended for all levels of Mac experience.
- CyberCafes.com - [if you travel with a computer and want Internet access] a searchable resource of 4200+ internet cafes in 140 countries.
- AppleFares.com - search engine gives you a single interface and flexibility to find the cheapest fares on all the budget airlines in Europe.
- EndangeredSpecie.com - great resource on this topic .
- ABYZ News Links.com - a gateway type resource to access newspapers, news media and news resources online.
- BaseballLibrary.com - great resource for baseball fans. Spring training is now in session.
- U.S.G.A. (usga.org) - [United States Golf Association] access their searchable "database of 3,000+ amatuer golf tournaments".
- Cable-Modems.org - a comprehensive resource for cable modem users. Also visit - "CableModemHelp" and "CableModemInfo.com".
- Ryze.com - an online "networking" environment or community where members get a free profile page where they list their vitals, favorite quotations, hobbies, previous jobs and future career interests. Members contact one another by sending private messages or by leaving notes in a guest book area on each page.
- JustMove.com - American Heart Association Web site.
- RadioDiaries.org - producing a new kind of oral history and part of "NPR".
- VirtualSalt.com - access their page of "World Wide Web Research Tools".
- Starfall.com - a great resource that helps teach kids to have fun while learning to read.
- Medzilla - a job resource that focuses on medical and biotech field.
- Scientopica.com - a science portal that you should check back with.
- Etymonline.com - an online etymonline dictionary.
- the-Pantheon.com - for those people who are interested in Greek mythology.
- Googlert.com - this Web service can conduct Google searches, and then send you URLs of the newly founde [and indexed] pages by e- mail. [you will need a Google API key in order to use it. Go to "http://www.google.com/apis/" to get one.]
- Physics Animations (http://physics.nad.ru/) - a Web site that has computer animations of physical processes. Also visit "PhysicsClassroom.com".
*** Below is from last month's choices ****
- Nano.gov - searchable resource, the National Nanotechnology Initiative. This part of science is definitely in our future ... keep up with the latest developments; also visit "Nanodot.org" and the "Foresight Institute".
- 4Teachers.org - an in-depth resource that helps teachers integrate technology into their curriculum. Also visit Big6.com to learn about the skills needed for the information age.
- TheMoldSource - a resource that offers a wide variety of information on this topic. Also visit "Toxic-Mold-News.com", "ContractorResource Forums" and this "conference on Molds".
- Microbes.info - searchable; "The Microbiology Information Portal" - a resource with links to other categorized microbiology related resources, featured articles and more (like "bioterrorism"). Also visit "MicrobeLibrary"
- Fontscape.com - searchable; an independent directory of typefaces organized into categories. Also visit "FontFoundry" and "FontEmpire".
- MarketingSherpa.com - an excellent online marketing resource that leverages case studies to help you improve your online marketing strategies; check out this "free Adobe PDF formatted report" you have access to.
- USUniversities.com - searchable; find colleges & universities in the US by "either state or a specific degree program".Also visit "AnyColleges.net".
- FilmFestivals.com - searchable; if you like film festivals then you enjoy this full-feature information packed Web resource. A free weekly email newsletter is available; checkout their "community" and also visit "FullFrameFest" and "CinemaSpot".
- SpywareInfo.com - need help with protecting your privacy online; get help with removing annoying "Adware" and more. Checkout "SpyBot". I also have lots of help on my Techlinks page - go to "Privacy Protection" and you'll find lots more help & info.
- SearchEngineForums.com - discussion forums on how to get ranked high on search engine results. Also visit "SearchEngineDictionary", "SearchEngineGuide" and "SearchEngineWatch".
- BlogStreet.com - search among a popular Weblog neighborhood; includes a "top 100 list". Also check out "Technorati" and their "top 100 blogs".
- MusicLibraryAssoc.org - searchable; founded in 1931, devoted to music librarianship and to all aspects of music materials in libraries.
- PapersOfAbrahamLincoln.org - a resource that keeps track of this particular piece of history.
- HostedScripts.com - offers a wide variety of CGI (Common Gateway Interface) Web scripts for you to use. Also check out "BraveNet".
- CensusTools.com - electronic spreadsheets to help you organize your census data. Also visit "CensusFinder".
- Yazsoft.com - for Macintosh systems; manage and turbo-charge your Internet downloads.
- Flashpeak.com - software company that offers a free "SlimBrowser" that defeats pop-up ads and allows you to launch multiple sessions.
- Nupedia.com - searchable free online international encyclopedia.
- BizStone.com - understand more about Weblogs.
- PhysicsClassroom.com - tutorials online, practice your physics skills and more; for high school students.
- Raelity.org - a blog updated by an "O'Reilly" author.
- NutsAndBoltsGuide.com - the online companion to help you with college writing.
- OrientalArchitecture.com - a Web resource with 5,700+ images of Asian architecture from 400+ places around Asia.
- Wown.info or Wown.com - World of Windows Networking; FAQ that tries to cover Windows95/98/ME/NT4/2000 networking & trouble shooting hints and tips.
- XE.com - a very popular world currency site.
BONUS Link 1:Zfee - get paid for protecting your privacy and its free. Click here for the quick "sign-up form".
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", "WebMillion" 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 - popular at eBay. See also "eCount", "ProPay", and "PayMe".
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.
BONUS Link 14:Xdrive - looking for extra storage to access via the Web; try these also "Driveway", "MyDocsOnline", "FreeDrive", "iDrive" and "Myspace".
Standard Extras to check-out:
Extra Link 1:GoDaddy - offers domain name registration and transfers for $8.95 per year or also try 000Domains - register or transfer a domain for $13.50 per year; also 123Domains - for as little as $13.99 per year for domain name registration. I've used all three and they work just fine!
Extra Link 2:ReadyHosting - a Web hosting service worth a serious look.
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 sophmore 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!
Extra Link 7: FreeWebspace - interested in a Web site for no money? Check out this searchable index of 443 free Web space providers.
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