useful links

Fun

User Friendly the Comic Strip – The Daily Static

Dvorak Uncensored
Good Morning Silicon Valley
Boing Boing: A Directory of Wonderful Things
FARK Drew Curtis’ FARK.com
web zen
NEWS of the WEIRD
WaifStream.com – The UnOffical Audio Stream for 88.3 WAIF Cincinnati
WB Online Arcane
The Straight Dope Home Page
Welcome to WorkingForChange
Yahoo! Podcasts
welcome to groggyjava.tv
Podsafe Music Network
Pogo
Hotairheads
Epitaph Records
Versionist Music Forums
MySpace
YouTube – Broadcast Yourself.
Welcome to Flickr – Photo Sharing
Music Downloads
AT&T Labs Natural Voices – Demos Recorded, English
Black Sabbath
Brain Teaser
Chimera Oblique Riddle Exam
D
DSL Live! – Games
http–www.genetix.com.mt-intro-sam.swf
jockeyclub
Lavazza Training Center – Barista Terminology
Limmy.com Xylophone
MULHOLLAND DRIVE
NASA – Space Science – Missions
Newgrounds.com – The Problems Of The Future, Today!
Online Games – eBaum’s World – Flash games, online games, action games, puzzle games, strategy games, and more.
PDF Game Scoresheets- -for temporary use!
Ropes’ Corner Gags Page
Rush Limbaugh Eats Everything
Salon.com Arts & Entertainment Everything you were afraid to ask about Mulholland Drive
Salon.com
ShugaShack – Document
Sing365.com
Table Tennis – MiniClip.com
The Aerial Reconnaissance Archives
THE ANIMATRIX
The Indie Bible – Market Your Music to the World!
The Internet Movie Database (IMDb).
WebExhibits Catalogue – Something interesting, every day
Yahoo! News and Media Weird News
GMAN: Origami Bowl

Jobs

Dice
Monster
JobCircle
ComputerJobs
PhillyJobs

News

ASAHI
BBC
CNET
CNN
CS Monitor
DW
Janes
Philly.com
TechWeb
Google sources
CS Monitor

Shopping

ThinkGeek :: Stuff for Smart Masses
Selling geek t-shirts, mugs, ties, high caffeine products, and many other gifts for programmers, linux hackers, and open source geeks.
Pricewatch.com
Amazon.co.uk: low prices in Electronics, Books, Music, DVDs & more
Low prices on digital cameras, MP3, LCD TVs, books, music, DVDs, video games, software, home & garden and much, much more. Free delivery on orders over £15.
Amazon.com: Online Shopping for Electronics, Apparel, Computers, Books, DVDs & more
Online shopping from the earth’s biggest selection of books, magazines, music, DVDs, videos, electronics, computers, software, apparel & accessories, shoes, jewelry, tools & hardware, housewares, furniture, sporting goods, beauty & personal care, broadband & dsl, gourmet food & just about anything else.
e-bay

Travel

American Express
British Airways
Delta
Expedia.com

From England

Hotwire
LastMinuteTravel.com

Locations

A Prague Guide by WebSite Prague
Accommodation – Barcelona
Amsterdam Hotspots – the guide to Amsterdam city
BAK PAK
Europe
Hostels – Amsterdam
Hostels – Paris
Mark’s Bed & Breakfast Amsterdam
Search Hostel Database
St Christopher’s London backpacking youth hostels
The Bulldog – Amsterdam
THE NORTH FACE Products
Turisme de Barcelona – ACESA
Turisme de Barcelona – Currency Converter
Where to Stay
Lonely Planet Online
Lowestfare.com
Eurail Passes 2000
EUROPE by Air Flight Pass
Europe On Rail
European Rail Timetable Database
Eurostar home page
I-Sea-Air Discount European Rail Passes, Eurail, Eurostar, Coach Passes, Hotels, Car Rentals an
Travelocity.com
Yahoo! Travel

Useful

Maps
Citysearch
RC
Language Tools
Download.com
FindSounds – Sound Types

Non Technical Learning

A – the devils dictionary
Archiving Early America
ArtandCulture
Athena Review Image Archive Main Index
Characters of Greek Mythology – The Underworld
Diogenes of Sinope [Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]
eXTReMe Tracking
ftp–ftp.ibiblio.org-pub-docs-books-gutenberg-etext01-wtell10.txt
HELL I
http–www.gutenberg.config.com-etext03-gm78v10
http–www.hinduism.co.za-Translator
Immigration, Ellis Island, page 1
Linus Pauling and the Twentieth Century An Exhibition
Machiavelli The Prince Contents
Making Sense of Marcel Duchamp
Mysterylights.com – Earth Lights, Ball Lightning, and ALP Research
Open-Ended Math Problems
PLAYAHATA.COM
ReadingGroupGuides.com – Classics
References
Tabula Rasa The magazine
WebExhibits Catalogue – Something interesting, every day
What is the capital city of …
William Whyte’s iThe Organization Man-i, chap. 1
Radio Station Guide

Podcasting Stuff

PodcastChapterTool – Voxmedia Wiki
Simple ChapterTool XML file generator
MAKE: Blog: HOW TO make Enhanced Podcasts (images, links and more with audio)

Dev

Links to documention, tutorials, etc. for the various technologies.

ASP

255516 – MOD2000 You Are Prompted to Restart and Update System Files Every Time That You Try to

Access

Fundamental Microsoft Jet SQL for Access 2000

ADO Stuff

ADO Cursor Types from ASP Quick Lessons
ADODB.Stream
DevGuru ADO Introduction
GetRows
Recordset Paging ADO 2.0

COM Stuff

Design Guidelines for VB Components Under ASP

Errors Answers

Q235681 – PRB Path Not Found When Using CDONTS with IMC

How To’s

Persisting Values Without Sessions
Q186204 – HOWTO Use CDONTS to Collect and Mail Information From a User
Q244049 – HOWTO Use Server-Side Charting to Generate Charts Dynamically

HTTP Stuff

SERVER_VARIABLES
Intelligent Enterprise Magazine – Celko

JavaScript ASP

Using Regular Expressions to Alter your HTML Code
MSDN Home Page

Perfomance

6 Ways to Boost ADO Application Performance
Improve MDAC Application Performance
Improving ASP Application Performance
Increasing Performance Using .CacheSize
Load Test Your ASP Application
MS Web Application Stress Tool

PerlScript

ActivePerl Help – Active Server Pages
http–search.cpan.org-src-WNODOM-Win32-ASP-2.15-ASP.pm
Perl-Win32-ASP FAQ
Perl-Win32-Database FAQ
Response.BinaryWrite

Reference And Learning

4GuysFromRolla
ASP-IIS Docs for Active Server Pages from MS
Built-in ASP Objects Quick Reference Card
Microsoft Scripting Technologies
MSDN Online Web Workshop
MSDN Online
MSN.com
www.LearnASP.com by Charles Carroll
Regular Expression Library — presented by ASPSmith.com Training

VB Script Language Stuff

String Manipulation and Pattern Testing with Regular Expressions
Using Classes with VBScript 5.0– MIND November 1999
Using Classes within VBScript
Web Workshop – Regular Expressions in VBScript

VSCRIPT REFERENCE

1 Overview
Functions

ASP.NET

MSDN Home Page

ASP.NET Guidelines

Design Guidelines for Class Library Developers
Naming Guidelines
Naming Guidelines

ASP.NET How To’s

301240 – How To Implement Forms-Based Authentication in Your ASP.NET Application by Using C# .NET
Visual Studio .NET Software Requirements

ASP.Net Tutorial Sites

The Code Project – Test-Driven Development in .NET – .NET
ASP.NET Tutorials, Code Examples & Articles – Technology Tutorials, Code Examples & Tutorials TrooBloo.com
C# (CSharp) Corner C-Sharp and .NET Developer’s Network, C Sharp, CSharp, VB.NET, ASP.NET, VC++.NET, Whidbey, Windows Longhorn

ASP.NET Articles

4GuysFromRolla.com – Using Parameterized Query in ASP.NET, Part 2
This article, by Hendry Cahyadi, examines what, exactly, parameterized queries are, their advantages, and how to use them in ADO.NET through an ASP.NET Web page! Read on to learn more about both ADO.NET and parameterized queries!
Frans Bouma’s blog : Stored procedures are bad, m’kay?
Let me start with a blunt statement: stored procedures are bad, they are a bad way to formulate data-access logic. I can’t state that enough. Today I stumbled into a blog by Rob Howard, which tries to convince the reader that whatever you do, use stored
Custom Numeric Format Strings
A custom numeric format string, which you create and consists of one or more custom numeric format specifiers, defines how numeric data is formatted. A custom numeric format string is equivalently defined as any string that is not a standard numeric format string.

Flash

moock.org
moock web flash
FlashLite
Compy 386!
Flash 4 Magic Creating a Flash Product Catalog

Java

All Classes (Java 2 Platform SE v1.4.1)
JSP Package Index
JavaServer Pages(TM) v2.0 Syntax Reference
A Tutorial on Java Servlets and Java Server Pages (JSP)
Activities String & Arrays
File Upload Servlets, multipart-form-data, Example, Source code, JSP
Java Programmer Certification, SCJP FAQ, Tutorial, Mock Exam, Demo Applets, Syllabus Message Bo
Java Skyline
Java(TM) 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition Blueprints
Java(TM) 2 SDK Documentation
Java(TM) Technology Products & APIs
javaprepare Search Java jobs
JavaRanch – a friendly place for Java greenhorns
JavaServer Pages(TM) – Tomcat @ Jakarta
JRun Admin Page
JSP Tutorial
Main Docs (Java 2 Platform SE 5.0)
Server Pages .com – The Resource Directory for Server Pages, Java, Active, ASP, JSP, Servlets,
Servlets and Java Server Pages (JSP)
Writing JDBC Applications with MySQL
The Apache Tomcat Connector – Webserver HowTo – Apache HowTo

MySql

MySQL Documentation

PERL

PERL Docs

PHP

foreach
PHP date – Manual
PHP.net

SQL

MSDN Online SQL Server Developer Center
MSDN Text DB Search
MSDN Textual Searches on DB
Q174777 – Searching for One Character Words in Index Server
Running Dynamic Stored Procedures
Using sp_executesql
xRunning Dynamic Stored Procedures

Web Design

Pages that help with web design.
[ws] Color Scheme Generator 2
Eyes on Design – Download free graphics and learn how to create stunning Adobe Photoshop effects

Servers

The Apache Tomcat Connector – Apache HowTo
The Apache Tomcat Connector – IIS HowTo

XWord

Ask Jeeves
Bartleby Books
Britannica.com
Cambridge Dictionaries
Dictionary for Internet Terms
Gods and Goddesses Quick List
Greek Alphabet
Guide to Grammar and Writing
HHebrew Alphabet
IMDB
Italian–English Dictionary
M-W
Music Terms
Names of Bones
Nobel e-Museum
Periodic Table
Pulitzer Prizes
QuoteGallery.com
Roman Numerals and Dates
Sing365.com
TechEncyclopedia
the CrossWord Solver
The First Ladies of the USA
Units of Measurement
US States and Capitals
What is the capital city of …
whatis.com
Wikipedia
World Currencies
World Wide Words
Word info
US Constitution
Jukebox – Versionist Music Forums

Mozilla Firefox

Help and Tutorials
Customize Firefox
Get Involved
About Us

Quick Searches

Handy searches that can be performed in the addressbar
Google Quicksearch
Type “google <search terms>” in the location bar to perform a Google search
Dictionary.com Quicksearch
Type “dict <word>” in the location bar to perform a dictionary look-up
Stock Symbol Quicksearch
Type “quote <symbol>” in the location bar to perform a stock symbol look-up
Wikipedia Quicksearch
Type “wp <something>” in the location bar to look up something in Wikipedia, a free online encyclopedia.
Urban Dictionary
Type “slang <word>” in the location bar to look up something in the people’s slang dictionary

Firefox and Mozilla Links

Firefox Start Page
Firefox Central
Themes and Extensions
Firefox Product Page
The Mozilla web site
MozillaZine
Mozilla Store
Get Involved – Help spread Firefox!

bric-a-brac

apache configuration to run multiple sites tutorial @ N E T A H O Y . o r g arbit
ASP 101 – Visitor Contributions
ASP Component – acxChart to build an Chart image
Bibliomania Free Online Literature and Study Guides
CHADD Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder
Computer Cops – Securing MySQL step-by-step part 3 – information security – portal & forums – port scans – audits – patches –
DIYwebserver
Gallery your photos on your website
NEWFOAM – The Speaker Place- DIY Kits
The Tale of Genji
W3C HTML Validation Service
BBC Backstage :: Front Page ::
Producer Registration
PRB: SQL Server 2000 Installation Fails with “…previous program installation…” Error Message

Apache Stuff

apache configuration to run multiple sites tutorial @ N E T A H O Y . o r g arbit

Articles And Papers

From Information to Knowledge Management – Are You Prepared (David Skyrme at Online97)
http–www.free-press.com-journals-gajal-published-papers
Qumran Isaiah Scroll Translation

Business Stuff

Chart your firm’s route before hitting road
Crosspoint Business Plan
Digital Contracts, Inc. – Legal Contract Drafting Service
e-TEAS TUTORIAL
Entrepreneur.com Solutions for Growing Businesses
FONT COLOR=#0000A0Internet 1 KitBRI(Development – Web)-I-FONT
GigaLaw.com Standard Clauses for Web Site Development Agreements
How To Develop and Use a Business Plan
How To Write Business Plans
http–www.ciras.iastate.edu-BeefManual-Section2.pdf
Invent PA Business Assistance
Learnthat.com Creating a Business Plan, How to Make a Business Plan
Philadelphia Area New Media List
SBA – Starting Your Business – Business Plans
SoYouWanna write a business plan
State Incorporation Plans
stay at home worker.com–don’t stay home without us
verve internet solutions for higher education
Web Site Proposal and RFP Kits by Cyber Sea, Inc.
Wharton SBDC Home

House Stuff

Build a Compost Bin
Do It Yourself
REALTOR.com Find a Home – Listing Detail

Networking

HOW-TO – Ethernet Cables

Kid Stuff

http://www.fi.edu/tfi/exhibits/index.html
http://www.pavisnet.com/kids/#phillycountry
http://www.fi.edu/tfi/info/omninow.html
http://www.phila.gov/phillykids/index.html
http://www.crayola.com/factory/plan/general_info/directions.htm