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Alphabetical Listing of All 50 States
This site offers an alphabetical listing of all 50 states. Clicking on the state link provides a substantial number of facts about the state. This includes geographical location, state population, list of largest cities, state flower, state bird and much more.

Antenna Web
Maximize your television reception The AntennaWeb.org mapping program, provided by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), locates the proper outdoor* antenna to receive your local television broadcast channels. Based on geographical maps and signal strengths, AntennaWeb locates the best antenna for you whether the antenna is for use with a home satellite system, high-definition television (HDTV) or a traditional analog set. Since this site involves the use of maps you'll likely need sighted assistance.

Archives.org
Note: This web site is not easy to navigate. However, you can access a great deal of useful information, including, Public Records, Audio recordings, and much more.

Bandwidth Place
Determine your upload and download speed. This site is usable, but not especially screen reader friendly.

Best Places To Live
Offers stattistics, crime, weather and more for cities throughout the United States.

CDR Faq .org
A valuable resource for answers to those questions about CD's, recording Etc.

Census.org
Find census information for most any location.

Darker Projects.com
Darker Projects is a website providing Science Fiction content. they have an accessible player available on their website or you can simply subscribe to their podcast or even download individual epesodes.

Daylight Savings Time
Provides complete information about when the changes occur and also the history of Daylight Savings Time.

Dead or Alive?
Ever wanted to know if a famous person is dead or alive? This site can tell you.

Down Detector
Offers information on service outages for a wide variety of providers. Screen reader usable, but not especially friendly.

Get Human.com
Lists phone numbers for businesses and tips for tracking down a real human in the maze of customer support. Database includes credit companies, retailers, computer and internet companies, and more.

Hot Key Man
Freeware HotKeyMan Overview Ever wanted to setup personal shortcuts for often used tasks to be globally available in all open programs? With this small freeware program you can do just that. It is easy to set up the program for your personal needs. A simple guide will help you setup the initial hotkey settings the first time the program is started. After that, the hotkeys can be used all over Windows. You can setup hotkeys to minipulate window state, close a runnng application, open a document, save sceen capture to file, exit Windows or send keystrokes to the active window. Selected features Maximize / Minimize active window Close active window Open a file or run an application Grap screen capture of active window or the whole screen Turn off computer or log off Windows Send keystrokes to the active program

How Many Of Me?
You enter a first and/or last name and it will tell you how many people in the USA have that first name, that last name, and how many have that combination of your first and last name. So if you enter "Jane Doe" it will tell you that there are 374,961 people with the name "Jane", 17,988 with the last name "Doe", and 22 with the name "Jane Doe" (yes, really). It will also tell you how popular the name is, as in "the 149th most popular name", and whether it is more likely to be given to males or females (the first name).

Hydrogen Audio Forum
If you've got a question about audio, the chances are good you can find an answer here.

Internet Archive
This site makes available a wide variety of material including OTR programs, software and more. While the site is usable with a screen reader it will take a little time to familiarize yourself with the way it works.

Internet Traffic Report
Check this site to learn just how well the Internet is functioning at any given moment. Gives you percentage of up time and packet loss plus mor for locations all around the world. Can be quite interesting. Not all information is available with a Screen Reader.

Labs4Rescue.com
Locate a Lab to adopt or contribute to help the effort to rescue Labs.

Mail To Web.com
This website allows you to retrieve your e mail from any computer located anywhere in the World.

Media Fire
MediaFire is the simplest way to host files and share them with others Share files with all of your friends and upload them only once Link to files from your MySpace page, your blog, or forums Keep frequently used documents online for easy access from any computer 100% Free Unlimited Disk Space Upload an Unlimited Number of Files Serve Unlimited Downloads No Waits, Lines, or Queues Easily Email Files After Uploading No Sign Up Required

Nation Master
Offers meaningful comparison of statistics between various nations.

National Geographic
The Website for finding answers to your Geography questions and more. Not fully accessible due to many photos, maps and graphics.

National Underwater Marine Agency (NUMA)
This organization focuses on locating lost ships. Headed by Clive Kussler their most well known wreck may be the confederate Submarine Hunley.

No IP.com
Provides a number of services including maintaining a constant address when your IP is changing periodically.

Old Versions Of Softwear
Source for old versions of popular softwear for most computers.

Olympus Recorder Manuals
Source for Olympus digital Voice Recorder manuals. Note: these are in PDF format.

Open Culture
Provides a wealth of informational resources in a variety of formats.

Open Directory Project
Allows you to look up information in a large number of categories.

PC Mike Wendland
Provides reviews of various Internet sites as well as computer tips etc.

Screamer Radio
A very simple program that allows you to listen to, and save streams as mp3 files. It has a large number of preset stations, and with a click of a button, you can record it and save it as an mp3 file at the bit rate you choose. Users say it's very usable with screen readers.

Search Systems, Public Records Locator
Search for Public records.

SoundJay
Source for a wide variety of phone related sounds. For example, sound of phone being hung up, sound of phone receiver being picked up and so forth.

Support.com
Computer Problems? At support.com we work to be the best in assuring you rapid solutions and we won't charge you until we get it right.

The Better Business Bureau
The Better Business Bureau for Canada and the United States. Check out the business before you order, or file complaints online.

The Directory
Directory of Telephone area codes, Web hosts, Internet service providers and more.

The World Clock Time Zone Converter
Provides a set of tools that allows you to determine the current time any where in the world. You can also find the country calling code.

Time and Date.com
Allows you to determine time and date for multiple locations worldwide. Also offers free clocks for your website and more.

Tinfoil.com
Listen to sounds recorded during the earliest days of recording technology. All the way back to the Days of wax cylinders.

Top Ten Reviews, Expert Product Reviews
Obtain all types of product reviews at one site.

User Manuals
Locate those hard to find user manuals for all kinds of products.

Vloud.com
This Website allows you to upload an audio file and increase its volume.

Webopedia
Look up computer and Internet terms.

What Is The Time Now?
Allows you to determine the time for multiple locations.


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