Five Web Sites All the Cool People Are Using

Just what we all needed, more websites to surf. Some websites grow in popularity quickly, then fizzle just as fast. Sometimes fad websites are hard to ignore, and sometimes they stick around. Some of these sites are relatively new by Internet standards, and some have been around for years.

Hulu.com

Hulu offers streaming video content. The catch here is that your is most likely here, they also offer an interesting selection of movies. The price is free. As all of us know, free content usually comes with a price. Hulu is no different, as you will have to sit through two commercials during your TV show or movie. Hulu is a great site for catching that episode you missed, and forgot to DVR.

Twitter.com

Twitter is the next big social network service. Some would argue, it already is the big social network service. With twitter you can send short updates to answer their one simple question: What are you doing? With the service you can send and receive updates from any number of people, called followers. The beauty of twitter is the ease of use, and of course it is free.

Some folks take twitter to the next level, and follow their favorite celebrity or athlete. Interested in hearing what Matt Damon has to say, just give him a follow.

Gazelle.com

Gazelle is a website that pays you for your used electronic gizmos. You plug in what you have, they make you an offer, send you a box and packing, …

25 Web Sites with Free Massive Multi-player Online Role-Playing Games

Runescape: http://www.runescape.com/
Three-dimensional, browser-based massive multi-player online role-playing game with both free play elements and membership subscriptions. Often criticized for its poor graphics, Runescape is ideal for gamers on a budget and caters for low end PCs. Players must subscribe to members for more content subscription is at US$5 per month.

Rappelz: http://www.rappelz.gpotato.com/
Free downloadable mmorpg with purchasable special items from the "cash shop". With three playable races and the best pet system on any mmorpg, it is a favourite among gamers. Note that this game has high minimum system requirements, similar to other games such as World of Warcraft.

Flyff: http://www.flyff.gpotato.com/
Free downloadable mmorpg with colourful graphics where players can fly around on items such as brooms and boards. Special items require real-life currency to buy.

"Granado Espada", Sword of the New World: http://www.swordofthenewworld.com/
This free downloadable mmorpg is unique due to their multiple character control system players can control 3 players at once, instead of being limited to one character per player!

Maple Story: http://www.mapleglobal.com/
Downloadable 2D mmorpg with anime style graphics in which players have 4 classes to choose from, each of which have their own city. While the game is free, there is a cash shop where players have to pay real life money to buy special items.

Ragnarok online: http://www.iro.ragnarokonline.com/
Downloadable mmorpg with cute anime graphics. This mmorpg is not free from their official website, but there are private servers that are free to play on, e.g. http://www.pre-ro.com/ and http://www.ragnarokrevolution.com/ .

Silkroad Online: http://www.silkroadonline.net/
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Cool and Fun Internet Web Sites for when You Are Bored!

How often do we hear or say "I'm BORED?" Boredom, to be weary by dullness or tedious repetition, can lead to stress and conflicts with friends or family. Being bored is often depressing so instead of sitting around feeling bad, do something about it! You need to stimulate your mind and find new things to see and do in order to beat boredom. The internet hosts a wealth of information on almost every topic imaginable and there are many cool fun web sites to browse when you are feeling bored. With so many web sites online however, it can at times be overwhelming. Below I have compiled a list of some of the best web sites to surf and things to do online when you bored so no need to aimless search through the internet's millions of web pages!

1) StumbleUpon.com – Download the StumpleUpon toolbar to find great videos, websites, photos and more based on your specific interests. After you "StumbleUpon" a site, you submit a rating and then StumbleUpon learns what you likes and makes better reccomendations. You can share your discoveries and meet new friends and people with similar interests with this tool. Some of my favorite sites I have found channeling surfing with StumpleUpon are Musicovery.com, TheWeblist.net, and Populair.eu.

2) Find a good online community – Whether you want to find and chat with people who have similar interests or talk over a controversial debate, there are a plethora of online communities and chat groups that …