OSO's collection of useful web sites
Web Development Sites
Hotel Web Sites
These are simply listed in alphabetical order.
The computer age is plagued with bugs. Bug net reports them and offers
comparisons on programs, and how well their companies deal with bugs.
Computer Currents publishes "FREE" computer newspapers that are
distributed in major metropolitan areas. Their issues are sensitive to
the area theyare distributed in. They have some of the best articles.
One of the great features of this site is it's net quites. You fill out
a form telling what you are looking for, and price range, and they send
it out to vendors to bid on. I saved 40% on a hard drive upgrade to
With most laptops, you can send faxes by printing them to the microsoft
fax, but when you are in a hotel room, you can not use it to receive.
Efax.com allows you to receive faxes and voice mail even from a hotel via
the web and it's free.
GIST TV Listings
GIST TV Listings. So say better even than the TV GUIDE!
Allows an office that is spread out to keep in touch, with everything from
calendar to document sharing.
KPIX - PIX PAGE
KPIX is the local CBS stations for both radio and TV. They put up the
pix page, to cover local news.
Microsoft certainly the most popular producer of software. This is the
get the latest service packs (bug fixes) to Win'95/98/2000/NT,
Word, Access, Excel...etc. Microsoft also produces the Internet Explorer.
Another Free Newspaper done very well and dedicated to the computer industry.
Still the worlds best web browser in many ways. The Netscape home page
also has a wonderful collection of search engines.
Get the latest weather for your area or an area you want to visit.
The Renaissance Pleasure Faire is a real treat each year. This year we
brought our kids and they loved it. Next year we plan to dress up. They
hold these faires all over.
Strouds is the place to get the latest Internet Programs. They have
everything, and it is neatly laid out in different progam categories.
They also do a wonderful job of rating them. Strouds always has the
latest virus free software for immediate download.