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Internet Jump-off Points

News and Info

  • La Presse - Montreal's French Daily Newspaper
  • LCI - La ChaĆ®ne Info
  • CNN - All news, all the time
  • The Times - the Times from London

Technology and Software

  • SlashDot - Hackers' community site
  • FreeBSD - the great free *nix O/S
  • The Register - an irreverent look at the latest IT news
  • ACME - Jef Poskanzer's free software site
  • Soekris Engineering - great small computers for FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD, or Linux

Practical Information

  • Weather - camera at Central in Zurich
  • Zurich - Local weather
  • Sytadin - traffic information in Paris
  • RATP - public transport information in Paris
  • ZVV - public transport information for the Canton of Zurich
  • Flight View - track your flights as they travel to/from North America
  • Swiss Int'l Airlines - the airline in Switzerland
  • Babelfish - a useful translation service
  • Oanda - a useful currency conversion service
  • Zurich Airport - Flight information, etc.

Photos, Games, Media, and Fun

  • PhotoSIG - great photography site, sometimes a bit racey though

Shopping, Business, Finance, Money

Topical information


 
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