Internet

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You found it. If you can read this page you are on the Internet. In this case the World Wide Web.

Century Link ISP
Comcast
Wired
TMZ
Salon.com
Gawker
Channel 2 ABC
Channel 6 CBS
Channel 8 NBC
Channel 12 FOX
Consumer News I love this site
Boing Boing Not sure how to explain this site but I like it.
Laurelhurst Theater
Educational Resource’s
Khan Academy
Social media you have heard about.
Facebook
Twitter
This will take you to Youtube
Great search engines to help you find things that are of interest to you.
Google  Search Google like a pro. Here are tips.
Ask
Bing
Yahoo
IMDB Stands for internet movie data base Great site for finding info on titles,directors,Stars and Bio’s, all cross referenced.
Wikipedia Your online encyclopedia.
Here is a great site for local real time weather
Oregonian
Google News and Drudge Report.
Online Games
Big Fish Games
yoogames
Game House

Here is a list of websites we have featured in the past that might come in handy.
Educational/Learning

khanacademy.org – video lectures on just about any subject
ted.com – lectures by smart people
academicearth.org – classroom lectures
freerice.com – expand your vocabulary while feeding the hungry
lizardpoint.com – a collection of geography quizzes
mathrun.net – timed math quizzes
classicshorts.com – the best short stories
erowid.org – learn about drugs
qwikia.com – turn a Wikipedia article into a video
unplugthetv.com – a collection of intellectually stimulating videos
factsie.com – a place to learn amazing and unusual historical and scientific facts

Learn Skills

highercomputingforeveryone.com – learn to program in C
thechesswebsite.com – a bunch of chess tactics, tutorials, and puzzles
htmldog.com – learn html
codecademy.com – learn to code through interactive lessons
cookingforengineers.com – learn to cook
digital-photography-school.com – learn photography
memrise.com – learn a foreign language
justinguitar.com – guitar video tutorials
livemocha.com – a language learning community
musictheory.net – learn music theory
investopedia.com – learn and practice investing

Useful Web Apps

mint.com – for budgeting your money
billshrink.com – compare cell phone and credit card plans
duckduckgo.com – a search engine that isn’t following you
padmapper.com – maps out possible apartments/homes that fit your criteria
printfriendly.com – make any webpage print friendly
printwhatyoulike.com – print precisely what you want from any webpage
privnote.com – write a note to someone that will self-destruct after they read it
freecycle.org – a network of people giving away free stuff in their towns
couchsurfing.org – crash on someone’s couch anywhere in the world
recipepuppy.com – search for recipes based on the ingredients you have
pipl.com – a search engine for finding people
donorschoose.org – donate to a classroom in need
charitynavigator.org – evaluates various charities
govdeals.com – find cheap stuff the government is getting rid of
newsmap.jp – popular news headlines
radioreference.com – listen to radio channels across the nation
jimmyr.com – link aggregator
msworddit.com – Reddit in Microsoft Word form
wepay.com – like paypal but less scummy
thefuckingweather.com – a more profane look at the weather
wolframalpha.com – a computational knowledge engine
heavens-above.com – follow satellites and constellations
whatismyip.com – figure out you I.P. address
spreeder.com – improve reading speed and comprehension
simplynoise.com – listen to white noise
camelcamelcamel.com – tracks prices for any product
ptable.com – an interactive periodic table
retailmenot.com – find coupons for just about anything
searchtempest.com – search all of craigslist with one search
join.me – peek in on somebody’s computer screen
thistothat.com – find out the best way to glue this to that
woorank.com – find out what your website is missing, how you can improve it, and how to make Google recognize it better
scribblemaps.com – draw on maps then share them with friends
mailvu.com – video email
rhymer.com – online rhyming dictionary
homestyler.com – design your dream home
wetransfer.com – an easy way to send big files
mapofthedead.com – shows places around you to help you survive the zombie apocalypse
pastebin.com – a place to paste text
idlekeyboard.com – make it sound like you’re hard at work
wherethefuckshouldigofordrinks.com – find somewhere to get a drink in your area
dropbox.com – backup your sensitive document online
seatguru.com – find out where the best seats are on your plane flight
unlistmy.info – find out which websites store data about you, and tell them to unlist your info
ifoundyourcamera.net – a collection of lost cameras
sizeasy.com – check the size of items you buy online
sleepyti.me – plan out your sleep schedule better
ninite.com – download all the free software you want at the same time
ripetrack.com – find out when certain fruits are ripe
compassionpit.com – talk out your problems with others, or help others yourself
paperbackswap.com – swap books with others
reddpics.com – a look at Reddit’s favorite pictures
swole.me – plan out your meals better
weatherspark.com – a graphical look at the weather
network-tools.com – network tools
amazon.com – the best place to buy things online

Entertainment – Music, Movies, Sports, Books

redditunes.com – Reddit’s favorite music
grooveshark.com – great place to listen to tunes
isitback.com – find out when your favorite television shows come back on air
literature-map.com – type in an author and they will show you others of a similar style
runpee.com – find out the best time to run to the bathroom during any movie
songkick.com – searches your music library and tells you when your favorite musicians play in your area
midomi.com – sing or hum a song you don’t the name of and it will identify it for you
slashfilm.com – the best movie news blog on the internet
nanocrowd.com – find out what movie you should watch next
page99test.com – read page 99 of a book
nophonetrees.com – talk to an actual person instead of a machine when you call customer service
bookseer.com – get recommendations for your next read
sbnation.com – awesome community of sports blogs
justthefirstframe.com – just the first frame of today’s webcomics

Other Interesting Blogs

thestuffofmen.com – cool stuff every man should own
artofmanliness.com – learn man stuff
thedailymiscellany.com – daily tips, DIYs, and more
getrichslowly.org – personal finance advice
thedatingspecialist.com – seduction tips
brainpickings.org – a human-powered discovery engine
fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com – a look at politics through the numbers
hackaday.com – a new DIY project every day
shorpy.com – old and interesting pictures
boston.com/bigpicture – amazing pictures covering the latest news around the world
newscientist.com – science news
uncrate.com – a place for stuff men love
tastespotting.com – pictures of delicious food
zenhabits.net – take a breath and read this blog
foodgawker.com – more pictures of delicious food
theburninghouse.com – a blog cataloging which possessions people choose to save from a burning home
dwellinggawker.com – check out how amazing the inside of some homes look
thesimpledollar.com – more personal finance advice
veryquiet.com – world news and analysis
mentalfloss.com – where knowledge junkies get their fix
mrmoneymustache.com – financial advice through badassity
studyblue.com – study tips
lettersofnote.com – personal letters written by famous people

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  3. Lab Admin says:

    So If a site is blocked by parental control you want/need access to.

  4. Highlight URL (the http://where ever.com site)
    Hit Command C (this copy’s URL)
    Then put cursor in comment form box (at bottom of page) Then hit Command V (this pastes URL in form box)
    Add your Email address and name then choose post comment button
    I will put on list to allow the site. Once allowed it may take a day or so to update systems in lab.