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    Internet Site of theWeek

    Database, Gotfried. K, Published on 17/11/2010

    » It has happened to all of us: you click on a ''send me an email'' link and your computer grinds to a halt while trying to start up an application like Microsoft Outlook or Outlook Express or some other external program that you never use. Annoying, isn't it?

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    The world of webtops

    Database, Gotfried. K, Published on 01/12/2010

    » There are a surprising number of webtops out there on the Internet, so surprising that it makes you wonder what all the fuss is about. After all, a webtop is simply a web page that acts like a computer operating system. The webtop screen looks a lot like your computer desktop, offering access to email, calendaring, word processing, instant messaging and so on - some even come with their own web browser (a browser within a browser - what's the point of that?).

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    Internet Site of the Week

    Database, Gotfried. K, Published on 08/12/2010

    » This week's Internet Site of the Week is for all you Google searchers who want to view results without having to leave the Google search page list of results. It's one of those ''Why haven't they thought of this before?'' pages, very handy indeed.

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    Internet Site of the Week

    Database, Gotfried. K, Published on 15/12/2010

    » Facebookers (and you know who you are), you're in for a treat. It's a new web browser called RockMelt designed, from the ground up, to be a ''social browser'' and to put all your Facebook and Twitter feeds on one screen.

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    Internet Site of the Week

    Database, Gotfried. K, Published on 22/12/2010

    » This week's Internet Site of the Week is FindTheBest, at findthebest.com, a comparison engine that allows users to browse or search for almost anything, providing an unbiased overview of options so that you can choose the right one for you.

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    Internet Site of the Week

    Database, Gotfried. K, Published on 29/12/2010

    » ''An orb is a web site that you or a group can edit. So simple it's silly.'' So say the folks at orb.com/, where you can set up a free site without ever having to bother yourself with the complexities of HTML.

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    Internet site of theWeek

    Database, Gotfried. K, Published on 24/11/2010

    » If you're a computer user, you'll benefit immensely from what are known as ''cheat sheets'' _ uncluttered lists of commands, keyboard shortcuts, tricks and tips and whatnot. At cheat-sheets.org, you'll find plenty.

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    Internet Site of the Week

    Database, Gotfried. K, Published on 20/10/2010

    » This week's Internet Site of the Week is a venerable old site well worth a bookmark _ NoNags at www.nonags.com, the best place on the Internet to find free software.

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    Internet Site of the Week

    Database, Gotfried. K, Published on 27/10/2010

    » ''Change the world, one map at a time'' says ShowWorld _ and that's exactly what it does. Thanks to a clever bit of computer programming, this week's Internet Site of the Week displays a world map containing various facts and figures drawn from reliable sources like Unicef, Amnesty International, World Steel, The World Bank and others.

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    Seeking solace online

    Database, Gotfried. K, Published on 03/11/2010

    » It's no secret that I suffer from bipolar disorder, a major mental disorder, which is not so much an illness as a chemical imbalance in the brain. It has made my life like a nonstop rollercoaster ride _ up and down, year after year, stumbling from one self-induced disaster to the next, not realising until I was about 40 that there was something seriously amiss. With medication, the road has been smoothed somewhat, though I often feel like a zombie, which is neither good nor bad; not really much of anything at all.

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