Retired links to Useful General Information pages
Intro). Last updated December 6, 1996:
The US budget
worth a look.
Internet directory, database, registration, and support services.
Montery Bay Tide Information
text for 1995 only.
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing
Experimental Stock Market Data
from MIT - includes performance charts for many stocks.
World Birthday Web (WBW)
birthday database - anyone can be listed.
Computer Jargon file Searchable and still being updated
the "Green Eggs" report. Useful automated list - check it
Best demo pages from Time Inc., pretty good.
Roget's Thesaurus really, give it a try...
International Currency Converter
convert any currency to any other.
HTML Document Test
page from LLNL. Very useful.
AT&T 800 Directory on the Internet
Look up 800 numbers by name or number!.
Lot's of useful URLs and an HTML syntax
Tutorial from NCSA.
Time zone conversion page
no guarantees (e.g. may not deal with daylight savings time)
Internet Fax service
Seemed to work even in its "Beta" state (7/10/94). Now 2/96
improved but still free...
WebFaX Retrieval service
fetch a Web page from a FAX telephone.
The Periodic Table
Library of Congress (U.S.)
Lots (!) of material.
from Xerox PARC - HOT!
way to look at the world geographically.
Views of the Solar System
educational tour from Los Alamos.
List of USENET FAQs
from Ohio State
to see how they print and to cut and paste.
Current Weather Maps/Movies
What's New page, Watch out, it's Busy!
World Wide Web "WWW"
from the W3 Consortium.
starting point (W3 Consortium)
- Extremely brief HTML
Overview Sante Fe.
- Image Map
Guide to the WWW Nice! Long! Worth a look.
new from EIT
and Kevin Hughes (same author as above).
Bay Area Transit Information
Pretty Good Privacy home page.
MBONE information, the
JIPS Mbone page and the
"mr" gateway, and
HTML Primer from NCSA
About HTTP from the W3 Consortium.
URL primer from NCSA
University of Stuttgart phone book
- InterNIC Mostly Gopher information
about the Internet.
Gopher list of phone books
- LLNL "CSO" phone books from
Ecash for X-Windows Help from digicash
WWW spiders, robots, etc. from nexor.co.uk
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