Favourite links

Web search engines: Google, AltaVista, Ask, Snap.

Specialized search: Alexa, Friends Reunited, Wayback Machine.

Computer industry news: CNET, PC Magazine, ZDNet, ZDNet UK.

Jobs: Jobserve, Monster gateway, InfoJobs, PlanetRecruit, Randstad Technologies.

Computer hardware: Apple, Dell, Dell Spain, DellTalk, Epson, HP, HP Designjet, Iomega, iPodlounge, Lexmark, Logitech, Nikon.

Software: Adobe, Blogger, Cyberlink, Dropbox, Gibson, GlobalSCAPE, Greenview, HDRsoft, IrfanView, LibreOffice, Microsoft, Mozilla, OSA, PNG and MNG tools, RARLAB, Skype, TimePanic, Topaz Labs, Unicode (official), Unicode (Alan Wood).

Programming: Python, wxPython, Python GUI, Dive into Python 3, Peter Norvig, Perl, Java, Smalltalk.

Computer games: Cities: Skylines Wiki, Paradox, Slitherine, Sean O'Connor, Civ Fanatics, Firaxis, The Wargamer, Matrix, AGEOD, Western Civilization, Chess variants, Chessbase, 2by3, Mad Minute, Digital Eel.

World Wide Web: Web hosts, Web.com, World Wide Web Consortium, HTML 5, HTML 4.01, W3C HTML Validation Service, Web Site Garage.

PC operating systems: Windows annoyances, Linux, Red Hat Linux.

Fonts: Identifont, Adobe Type, Microsoft Typography, TrueType Typography.

Software shops: Grey Matter, Gameplay.

Shareware, freeware, demos: CNET, ZDNet.

News and weather: BBC news, The Economist, Weather, Meteocat, BBC weather.

Books: Amazon UK, Amazon Spain, Amazon US, Baen Ebooks, Project Gutenberg, Calibre, Goodreads, Fictionwise, Annotated Pratchett File, Alibris (out-of-print), Pandora (out-of-print sf & mystery), Laissez-Faire Books, Good Book Guide, Waterstones.

Photos: Flickr, Big Huge Labs, Flickr Hive Mind, Youtube, Nikon news, Thom Hogan, Webshots, Photobox.

People: Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Rick Cook, Lindsey Davis, Pevans, Jasper Fforde, Mark Forster, David Friedman's site and blog, Richard Guha, Chris Hughes, David Langford, Coco Llauradó, Ken Lunn, Barbara Mertz, Kevin Panozzo, Alexei Panshin, Terry Pratchett, Malcolm Shute, S. M. Stirling.

Travel & languages: Google Maps, Google Translate, Duolingo, travlang, Expatica, What Car, locations and distances, street maps, easyJet, British Airways, Barcelona Airport, Ryanair, Reus Airport, Cajun culture, Dirección General de Tráfico, OANDA currency converter, l'Angolo del Camperista, OneBag, Universala Esperanto-Asocio.

Money: Banc Sabadell, ING Direct, Paypal, Barclays, Transferwise, The Motley Fool UK and US.

Reference: Wikipedia, OED, Economist Style Guide.

Humour: Dilbert.

Politics: Partido de la Libertad Individual, US Libertarian Party, Anarcho-capitalism, Brights, Pirate Party.

Non-computer games: Boardgame Geek, Spiel by Web, Rio Grande Games, Eagle Games, TGS, Leisure Games.

War for Southern Independence: DSU links, UNC archives, Grant's memoirs, battle summaries, US census data.

Nutty but interesting: Freedonia, Sealand, Seborga, Ladonia, DixieNet.

Music: BBC Music, Pink Martini videos, Suzanne Vega, Paolo Conte, Al Stewart, Pete Atkin.

Education: Blundell's School, Blundell's 1986, Sudbury Valley School.

Genealogy: Genes Reunited, Family Search, Ancestry.

Miscellaneous: ASPP, Behind the name, Doctor Who, our local swimming pool.