section contains some of my favorite
links to other sites on the Internet. As
I explore this meta-world, I will add
findings which I feel you might enjoy or
find productive. Check back every few months for new,
Marks newly added entries -- Last updated: May 21,
Digital cameras and photography reviews! As
they say, THE online source for digital camera
Computer and gaming reviews! Full of reviews on
different computer product categories, such as audio,
video, PDA, games, Xbox, hardware, PS2, GameCube, and
more. The parent site also contains information on
movies and music.
Want to make a DVD? Great information on
making your own VideoCDs, SVCDs or DVDs that can be
played on your standalone DVD player. Also has an
extensive list of standalone DVD players with
compatibility information such as CD-R/W, DVD±R/W,
VCD, SVCD, MP3 and more.
Looking for product reviews? For each product
category, ConsumerSearch offers a ranking and
descriptions of all the top reviews; an analysis of
who the experts are and what they say; and a listing
of the top-rated products, according to the experts.
or upgrading a computer? Check out this site for
ratings and information on motherboards, CPUs, drives,
and more. Find out what technology is new and what is
for better equipment? Read through thousands of quality product reviews on thousands of audio
and video products. Find out how the technologies work
and see what others have to say and post
Before you shop for your next
DVD player, television, speakers or more, check out
or selling a car? Before
you do so, check out these web
prices, features and comparisons. Also see how safe
your car is.
Tired of annoying browser popups?
I found this little browser add-on to be
very useful. It does not block all advertisements; it
blocks irritating web site behavior that is often used
for advertisements. It monitors your interaction with
the browser to determine what new windows to block
based on a simple collection of rules. It can block
Flash, and many other potentially annoying techniques.
A small toolbar
in your browser allows you to configure its
||Do you have DSL or other fast Internet connection?
Find out how fast
here. Allows up to three free tests on your IP address
you secure when you browse the web?
Without your knowledge or explicit permission, the technology which
connects your computer to the Internet may be offering some or all of your
computer's data to the entire world at this very moment!.
If you have a full-time
connection to the Internet (DSL or other) you are
These two web sites will look at
your system and inform you of what they find. They
also offer tips and information on how to secure your
to register your web site?
A great and easy way to
register your new Web pages with your choice of the top 400 search engines.
Listen to live MP3 music broadcasts
SHOUTcast is Nullsoft's Free MP3
distributed streaming audio system. Thousands of
broadcasters around the world are waiting for you to
tune in and listen. Take a peek through the SHOUTcast
directory to start browsing the most popular stations.
Choose connection speed and what kind of music you're
looking for. All you need is a player, such as Winamp
and you're set to go!
Electronic Dance Music with Highly Addictive
One of the top multi-channel
Internet radio stations playing great, commercial-free
music. Specializing in electronic dance music genres.
One of my personal favorites. Choose between MP3 (up
to 128K) and
Windows media media (up to 64K).
man operation from Canada that plays some great trance
tunes at 64K.
See what's coming!
If you have the Apple QuickTime
player installed then check out the newest trailers
for many playing and coming popular movies. Some
teasers are available long before the movie comes out!
Great 3D Animations!
of great 3D computer animations created by students,
hobbyists and professionals. Broadband recommended to
download and view the mpegs.
to know what movies are coming? The hottest sites around to find out the latest news, images, clips and reviews of all the current and upcoming blockbuster films.
They also contains links to official and non-official
Also included are some great episode guides to your
favorite cult TV shows, as well as a weekly breakdown of films and shows screening in both the US and
||The official Star Wars web
fascinating information about the Star
Wars movies, including behind the scenes images and
expanded story information.
||In case you haven't seen it,
Babylon 5 is a great science fiction
series that I think is as well done as
Star Trek. The characters are richly
developed, the stories cover a wide
spectrum of topics, the environment is
distinctive, and the special effects are great.
This site contains
just about everything you would ever want
to know about the series; including very
detailed and maintained episode
||The official Star Trek site
from Paramount. It contains links to
episodes, movies, and more.
This site is hosted by the
Microsoft Network and requires
registration to access.
Looking for great wallpaper? Provides a central location for graphical artists to
display their creations for feedback and exposure.
With an emphasis on digital works as pieces of art
rather than desktop eye candy, the community has grown
rapidly. Hosts poetry, photography, and flash
exhibits, as well as an enormous Indyart and wallpaper
sections and skins for 105 applications..
||Creators of 3D Studio
Max...a great product to create great
looking 3D computer graphics on the PC.
||Macromedia has developed
great browser plug-ins, including
Shockwave and Flash. These plug-ins
allows developers to create interactive content
for inclusion in a World Wide Web page. They are now
installed as part of most browser installations.
If you create web sites, you
can also look into their Dreamweaver
This site contains
the latest plug-in that you can download, as
well as several sample pages that you can
||A great resource for developers on all sorts of
technologies including .NET, Java, Database, C++,
Visual Basic, XML, UML, Wireless, ASP, and more.
Detailed articles deal with such issues as security,
user interface tips, web services, etc.
HTML Information and Tutorials. A great source
of information on designing great web sites. Contains
info on css, xhtml, and more.
Working with .NET? I am a convert and if you
haven't looked into it, you should. This is one of
many sites dedicated to the technology.
for some useful or neat java scripts to spice up your
web site? This web site will save developers hours of
time with easy-to-follow tutorials and working
Are you a Windows
developer? A valuable resource for every Microsoft
next time somebody sends you an email warning you of
some computer virus going around, check here first.
about virus and email hoaxes, myths, not-so-true
stories, too good to be truths, tall tales, and
cybermyths. A great collection of
information and trivia to keep you on your toes.
links to come...check back!