Saturday, May 24, 2003
SBA - E- business Institute - Homepage The E-Business Institute is a virtual campus housing free training courses, workshops and knowledge resources designed to assist entrepreneurs and other students of enterprise.
Well Connected - The Center for Public Integrity Curious about who owns your local media, telephone and cable company? This searchable database contains basic information on every radio and television station in America as well as every cable television system and telephone company.
Saturday, May 17, 2003
Social Security Administration Delivers Most Popular Baby Names for 2002 The top ten boys and girls names for 2002
Friday, May 16, 2003
Business 2.0 - Web Article - Unplug That Projector! I've found PowerPoint presentations to be superficial ways of delivering information. They are not actual presentations; they are, in fact, speaker's notes on which a real presentation should be built.
Uncovering the 'Spy' Network: Is Spyware Watching Your Library Computers? It is so devious that it could be installed and running on your computer without your even being aware of it.
xrefer - Showcase becomes Bigger, Better xreferplus When we launched the showcase three years ago in what was then a nascent industry, we thought we could support the free service through advertising revenues. Like so many other online ventures, we've learnt that the old-fashioned practice of charging for content is by far the healthier choice.
MyExercisePlan.com - exercise - weight loss - golf fitness Personalized exercise programs based on your goal and current fitness level
Sunday, May 11, 2003
Apple's online music coup ignites a budding industry At 99 cents a download with virtually no restrictions on how and where the songs can be played, Apple's service for Macintosh users is proving to be the most promising alternative yet to free, pirated music.
CBS News | Your Private Life For Sale | May 7, 2003 Did you ever wonder how telemarketers get your name and number?
Saturday, May 10, 2003
Consumer WebWatch: An In-Depth Examination of Leading Hotel-Booking Sites Consumer WebWatch is continuing the work of the Consumer Reports Travel Letter by conducting controlled, real-time, head-to-head testing of online travel sites, in order to determine which sites offered the most thorough displays and lowest rates for hotel rooms.
Untangling the Web - Nutrition Action Healthletter To save you the aggravation, we searched the Web for reliable, consumer-friendly health and nutrition sites.
Yahoo! News - Typing Monkeys Don't Write Shakespeare Researchers at Plymouth University in England reported this week that primates left alone with a computer attacked the machine and failed to produce a single word.
Monday, May 05, 2003
Internet 800 Directory - Directory of free toll free, 800,866,877 and 888 listings of businesses by company, number and type of industry, regardless of long distance carrier. Yellow page advertising, Web pages and banners available Enter a Product or Service, a Company Name or Toll Free Number
Sunday, May 04, 2003
Professional Research Databases in the People Finder Guide Below find some of the databases professional researchers use to find information about people.
LiteraryCritic.com -- Harold Bloom's "Western Canon" Appendices A-D of Harold Bloom's The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages
Buffett Sees Trouble for Airlines and Economy, Promise in Energy "We are going to spend $2.2 trillion this year; it's just a question of where it comes from," Buffett said. "And, frankly, I don't think enough of it comes from people like me and too much comes from people who work in our shoe factories."