This site provides news relating to social and digital media, technology, and web culture. It has received high marks for early and consistent reporting on what's what on the web.
This online dictionary and search engine for computer and Internet technology is constantly updated to stay on top of this ever-changing field.
This tutorial will help you learn to use a mouse to interact with a computer.
Free online tutorials for computer programs, with plenty of pictures to guide you. Programs include Microsoft office Suite, OpenOffice, Dreamweaver and Fireworks.
- Cyber Security
Even if you are not a tech-savvy computer user, you can learn how to improve your online security at this government site from the Dept. of Homeland Security. Learn about security issues with password protection, firewalls, VoIP, online trading, and more!
Check out the workshop on Internet Basics with Internet software tutorials for Netscape, Microsoft Internet Explorer, and Eudora - an E-mail program. Learn about FTP, TCP/IP, Internet security, then find out what else you can do online!
Criteria for Evaluating Web Sources
Decide if a Web site is reliable with the help of these five clearly-stated criteria from Cornell University.
Locate a local Internet Service Provider (ISP) by area code. Select and compare access speed, price, and computing services provided by ISPs.
Search the Internet
Take a look at our own resource about search tools on the Web: a WebList, created to provide a better understanding of the possibilities and scope of search engines, directories, and subject indexes.
Internet Archive Wayback Machine
What if you could look at a digital copy of an Internet site that no longer exists? In 1996 the Wayback Machine began storing billions of Web pages that can be searched using a site's old address. Great for researchers - and the just curious!
Here's the place to find freeware, shareware, demos, fixes, patches, and upgrades for your computer with the Virtual Software Library search engine. VSL checks popular software archives and computer vendor sites for programs you can download.
Everything related to computers: the latest news, a software library, an alphabetical listing of computer companies and their products, product guides, a buying advisor, and games.
Excellent Troubleshooting and Repair Guide, Introduction to the PC, System Care Guide, setup and installation procedures for CD-ROM drives and memory, and much more!