CSC 101 Week 2. “A blog is a frequently updated, personal website featuring diary-type commentary and links to articles on other Web sites. Blogs range.
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“A blog is a frequently updated, personal website featuring diary-type commentary and links to articles on other Web sites. Blogs range from the personal to the political, and can focus on one narrow subject or a whole range of subjects”. - A blog is useful because it allows others to read your personal stance on an opinion, and they are also able to voice their opinions. http://codex.wordpress.org/Introducti on_to_Blogging
“Organize your schedule and share events with friends With Google's free online calendar, it's easy to keep track of life's important events all in one place. Share your schedule Let your family and friends see your calendar, and view schedules that others have shared with you” - This website is useful because it allows your friends and family to check your schedule without having to ask you if you are free or not on a certain day. www.google.com/calender/
www.skype.com “With Skype you can make free calls over the internet to other people on Skype for as long as you like, to wherever you like. It is free to download”. - Skype is useful because you are able to connect with your friends through the computer, for instance if you are not near a landline or you do not want to use your daytime minutes on your cell-phone then you can call your friend through the computer.
-The website includes a list of the best and worst airports to sleep in. -Why spend money on a night in the airport hotel when an inflatable raft on the airport floor is free? -For travellers who are REALLY on a budget and are looking for a way to skim a few bucks off their travel expenses, why not consider sleeping in an airport http://sleepinginairports.net
www.priceline.com “Get deep discounts on flights, hotels, rental cars, vacations and cruises. Exclusive travel discounts you won't find anywhere else”. - This site is useful because vacations are expensive, and if you can save money while booking flights, and hotel rooms, it gives you more money to spend while on your vacation.
http://www.studystack.com - Find flashcards to study or create your own flashcards. - Study flashcards or use the other activities such as matching, crosswords, hangman, scrambled word, or bug chase. -Study flashcards anytime and anywhere by printing your flashcards or by using them with applications on your cell phone, PDA, or iPod.
http://www.zillow.com/lear nmore/what-you-can-do-on- zillow.htm Zillow -Search homes for sale, get free mortgage quotes, and learn about buying. -Rent or lease a home, condo, townhouse or apartment with search filters that include pet-friendly rentals and more. -Check your home's Zestimate ®, edit your home facts, and get home improvement ideas.
http://topics.nytimes.com/top/news/ business/companies/twitter/index.ht ml and http://twitter.com -“Twitterers” or "tweeters" send and receive short messages, called “tweets,” on Twitter’s Web site, with instant messaging software, or with mobile phones”(NY Times) - “ Twitter is without a doubt the best way to share and discover what is happening right now”.(Twitter)