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Fun Stuff



How the Internet Works explains the underlying technology behind the Internet.
Anatomy of a Web Address breaks down each possible part of a URL and explains its significance.
Anatomy of an Email Address breaks down each possible part of a email address and explains its significance.
CGI and Databases is a presentation that explains the basics of Web Databases and Dynamic Websites.
Intelligent Agents is a guide to what WWW bots are and where to find them.
Computer Chips explains various types of microchips, such as CPUs, RAM and ROM.
Internet Addiction is a site which provides both humorous and truthful information about being addicted to cyberspace.
The Difference between Lynx and Netscape is a page which explains through text and pictures what separates graphical web browsers fromt text browsers.
Map of the Internet explains the different services which together make up the Internet.
A Peek Inside Your Computer is a page which details what makes computers tick.
Push Technology is a page which explains what "pushing" is on the Internet and how it differs from "pulling."
Computer Quiz is a big page which explains "everything you need to know about computers."
WWW Search 101 Cheat Sheet is a web page which shows you every way to find what you want on the Web
Internet Trivia is a collection of internesting and cool words, stories and facts about the Internet.
Getting to know UNIX goes through the concepts, history and usage of UNIX.
Glossary of Terms is site which defines hundreds of Web and Internet-related terms.


Fun Stuff | Online Research Tools | Computers and the Internet | Internet History | Help for Web Page Designers | Presentations by Dr. Aikat

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