Bookmarks

Salutations All,

a] The internet is full of interesting sites.

b] My bookmarks are many yet unorganised.

Therefore it will be mutually beneficial if I started to post some of my bookmarks here.

It will take a while to add all the relevant bookmarks so check back occasionally for updates.

Hope this page is relevant to your interests…


NEWS

Google Fast Flip http://fastflip.googlelabs.com/
“Fast Flip is a new reading experience that combines the best elements of print and online articles. Like a print magazine, Fast Flip lets you browse sequentially through bundles of recent news, headlines and popular topics, as well as feeds from individual top publishers. As the name suggests, flipping through content is very fast, so you can quickly look through a lot of pages until you find something interesting,”

Newsmap http://www.newsmap.jp/
Newsmap is an application that visually reflects the constantly changing landscape of the Google News news aggregator.

Newsy | The News With More Views http://www.newsy.com/
A multi-source online video news service that monitors, analyzes and presents the world’s news coverage.

Newser http://www.newser.com/
Read Less, Know More


SOCIAL NETWORKING/COMMUNICATION

Facebook – DELETE YOUR ACCOUNT LINK https://ssl.facebook.com/help/contact.php?show_form=delete_account
In case, you want to delete your account.[You have to be logged in]

TokBox http://www.tokbox.com/
Free video chat and video mail to anyone in the world without downloads or hassles. Video call your AIM, MSN, GMail and Yahoo buddies. Send video mail to any e-mail address.

IMO https://imo.im/
imo is a web messenger with video and voice chat functionality. It lets you IM your friends on AIM, Google Talk, Jabber, ICQ, MSN, MySpace, Skype, and Yahoo.

Meebo http://www.meebo.com/
The web platform for IM on any network or site. Meebo  connects you to MSN, Yahoo, AOL/AIM, MySpace, Facebook, Google Talk, and many more!

Mibbit http://www.mibbit.com/
Mibbit is a fully featured IRC and IM Client. Allowing you to interact realtime with your friends. Chat, play games, colaborate on projects together and more.

LogMeIn Express https://secure.logmein.com/US/products/express/Default.aspx
Enables fast and simple screen sharing and remote control of one computer with others. The only requirement is that you have a web browser and an internet connection.


VIDEO

TED: Ideas worth spreading http://www.ted.com/
TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is an invitation-only event where the world’s leading thinkers and doers gather to find inspiration. Initially an annual conference, the scope of TED has expanded to include a bi-annual global conference, a humanitarian prize, and free audio/video podcasts of extraordinary talks.

FORA.tv – Videos on the People, Issues, and Ideas Changing the Planet  http://fora.tv/
“FORA.tv helps intelligent, engaged audiences get smart. We present the web’s largest collection of unmediated video drawn from live events, lectures, and debates going on all the time at top universities, think tanks and conferences. We gather this provocative, big-idea content fhttps://lonelyfragilerock.wordpress.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=196&action=editor anyone to watch, interact with,and share –when, where, and how they want.”

BBC – Wildlife Finder http://www.bbc.co.uk/wildlifefinder/
Wildlife Finder gives you access to an ever-growing catalogue of BBC natural history programmes, with video clips from series such as: Planet Earth, Blue Planet, Life on Earth, Natural World, Life and many more.

Intelligence Squared http://www.intelligencesquared.com/
”Intelligence Squared is Britain’s premier debating forum, providing a unique platform for the world’s leading figures in politics, journalism, and the media to contest the most important issues of the day, be they political, social, intellectual or historical.”

Academic Earth http://www.academicearth.org/
Academic Earth offers free access to video courses and academic lectures from leading colleges and universities.

PBS Video http://video.pbs.org/
Watch award-winning (US) national programming and locally produced shows.

C-SPAN Video Library http://www.c-spanvideo.org/videoLibrary/
The C-SPAN Archives records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987, now totaling over 160,000 hours, is contained in the C-SPAN Archives and immediately accessible through the database and electronic archival systems developed and maintained by the C-SPAN Archives.

5min http://www.5min.com/
5min is a site entirely dedicated to short instructional videos.

Hulu –  http://www.hulu.com/
Watch your favorites. Anytime. For free.

YouTube – Movies http://www.youtube.com/movies
Watch feature length movies, shorts, and trailers on YouTube.

Movieclips http://movieclips.com/
Watch movieclips.

Dave’s Trailer Page http://www.davestrailerpage.co.uk/
Download and view movie trailers.


AUDIO/MUSIC

Dirpy http://www.dirpy.com/
Dirpy.com lets you search for and convert your favorite YouTube videos to high quality mp3’s in real time with lots of features like id3 tags, offsets, HD support, and much more.

SHOUTcast http://classic.shoutcast.com/
The home of free Internet Radio. Tune-in to thousands of free online radio stations from DJs and broadcasters around the world.

Lyrics Wiki http://lyrics.wikia.com/Main_Page
A free wiki website where anyone can get reliable lyrics for any song by any artist.

Midomi http://www.midomi.com/
”Search for Music Using Your Voice by Singing or Humming, View Music Videos, Join Fan Clubs, Share with Friends, Be Discovered and Much More For Free!”

Grooveshark http://listen.grooveshark.com/
Streaming Listen to any song in the world for free. Create free internet radio stations. Search for free mp3’s to stream.

Stereomood http://www.stereomood.com/
”Stereomood is the emotional internet radio that provides me musicthat best suits my mood and my activities and personalized playlists
for specific emotions and events.”

WhoSampled http://www.whosampled.com/
The web’s definitive database of music samples and cover songs – dig deeper into music by discovering direct links between songs and
artists.

TubeRadio http://www.tuberadio.fm/tuberadio.asp
TubeRadio is the internet music video player. Think of it as iTunes meets Youtube meets Spotify. It’s absolutely FREE and there’s nothing to install. Create a playlist with your favorite band’s discography in mere seconds. Easily find rare videos and share it with your friends. We do the organizing, you do the listening!

Muziic http://www.muziic.com/
Muziic gives you access to millions of songs on-demand, internet radio and more – 100% free and legally!

RainyMood http://www.rainymood.com/
Add gentle rain to your environment. Enhance your music. Sleep better. Relax

RadioTime http://radiotime.com
Free Talk and Music Radio Online

SoundCloud http://soundcloud.com/
SoundCloud lets you move music fast & easy. The platform takes the daily hassle out of receiving, sending & distributing music for artists, record labels & other music profession
als.


IMAGES

deviantART http://www.deviantart.com/
Where ART meets application!

National Geographic Photography http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/wallpapers
National Geographic provides free desktop wallpapers of animals,travel, nature, weather, underwater, adventure, exploration, people, culture, science, space, weather photos, and more.

InterfaceLIFT Wallpapers http://interfacelift.com/wallpaper_beta/downloads/date/any/
High-resolution widescreen wallpapers, desktop icons, and themes for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, and Linux.

PhotoFunia http://www.photofunia.com/
“PhotoFunia is an online photo editing tool that gives you a fun-filled experience. You upload any photo and just wait to see the magic. Our proprietary technology automatically identifies the face in the photo and let’s you add cool photo effects and create funny face photo montages.”

Wallbase http://wallbase.net/
The biggest wallpaper site in the internet. See for yourself!

Free image vectorizer http://www.autotracer.org/
Convert yorur raster images to vector graphics.

Sketch Swap http://www.sketchswap.com/
In Sketch Swap, you draw something on the screen, and when you’re finished, you hit “Submit drawing”… to receive a random drawing from someone else.

FlockDraw http://flockdraw.com/
FlockDraw is the most seamless realtime collaborative drawing tool ever.


FILE TRANSFERS

PipeBytes http://host01.pipebytes.com/
PipeBytes is a free online service which let you to share files with your friends. This service is web-based, which means no plugin/software installation required. Exchange files of any size with anyone you want.

WeTransfer https://www.wetransfer.com/
WeTransfer is a free service to send big or small files from A to B.

GAMING

Abandonia http://www.abandonia.com/
Retro Games

Can You Run It http://cyri.systemrequirementslab.com/CYRI/intro.aspx
This site provides a One-Click solution that looks at your computer’s hardware and system software to determine whether or not your current system can run a product


SEARCH ENGINES

Wolfram|Alpha http://www.wolframalpha.com/
Computational Knowledge Engine

Zhift http://www.zhift.com/home.php
Forum & Message Boards Search Engine

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