Thursday, April 01, 2010

Government auctions

Find government auctions at the U.S. Treasury website.

Free word games

You can find some fun, free word games on the Merriam-Webster site.

Free genealogy tool

You can find a grat free genealogy tool at FamilySearch.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Amazing interactive 3D video from CNN

These tragic videos of Haiti from CNN are astonishing, giving you a 360-degree view. Move your mouse to look left, right, up, or down, or zoom in.

Thursday, February 04, 2010

TV Guide for online TV shows

Clicker is like a TV Guide for free online TV shows, movies, and videos.

Retrevo offers free manuals

Lose your manual? Download it from Retrevo, which has over 100,000 of them — free.

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

Google Sketchup — create 3D models

Google just keeps offering more free services, all of them excellent. Google Sketchup lets you create, modify, and share 3D models.

Free books

Read Print has a collection of free books that you can read online. Lots of classics here.

Free music from Amazon

Amazon has a fair amount of free music. It's offered free to acquaint you with their service. Give it a try, and stock up on your favorite genres.

Sunday, November 01, 2009

Google Fast Flip — great way to get the news

Google Fast Flip is a fun and efficient way to get a quick overview of the latest news.

A way to give money anonymously

Want to help someone by giving them money, but do it anonymously? Go to Giving Anonymously.

Thursday, October 01, 2009

Lost your user's manual?

Manuals Online has over 300,000 free users manuals online.

Find cheap gas

GasPriceWatch.com lets you zoom in on a map to find the lowest gasoline prices in your local area.

Tuesday, September 01, 2009

Great short interviews from David Lynch

I love the David Lynch Interview Project videos. These are destined to become classics.

Bing better than Google?

Bing is a great new search engine from Microsoft. It has lots of great features that Google doesn't, including a preview of the text on a page without needed to click the link to load the page.

The best how-to videos

Howcast has great how-to videos on everything from how to fix a leaky sink, to how to survive a bear attack or type faster on your iPhone.