Friday, October 12, 2012
Imagine a search engine that simply removed the top 1 million most popular web sites from its index. What would you discover?
Million Short is an experimental web search engine (really, more of a discovery engine) that allows you to REMOVE the top million (or top 100k, 10k, 1k, 100) sites from the results set. We thought it might be somewhat interesting to see what we'd find if we just removed an entire slice of the web.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
trivago.com - The #1 Hotel Price Comparison
trivago is the world's largest hotel comparison site, which allows users to compare hotel prices from over 100 booking sites for more than 600,000 hotels worldwide with just a few clicks.
International Flights, Cheap International Flights | Vayama
Vayama.com is a first-of-its kind Web site that gives travelers a whole new world of choice in international air travel. With an extensive selection of airlines, flights and fares - many never previously available online - Vayama helps you find the best prices and schedule options for your international travel trip.
Dishtip: What to eat and where
As a foodie, you're passionate about always knowing the best restaurants that serve your favorite dishes — even if it's at a hole-in-the-wall or located across town. DishTip diligently scours the web to find all of the best dishes and ensures that no top dish gets away. You'll never again have to worry that you missed out on a great meal that was just a few blocks away.
10 Travel Web Sites Worth Bookmarking - NYTimes.com
People managed to travel quite well before the Internet came along, although how they did it is now shrouded in mystery. There are so many Web sites to help you plan trips and book trips and fantasize about trips and (best of all) save money on trips that the difficulty is not finding a site that will help you but choosing from among the bounty.
It's been a while since I updated the bookmarks you'll find next to the articles on the Frugal Traveler blog page, so I've decided to add a bunch more, ranging from the indispensable to the just-for-fun. Here is a selection of 10 that you should consider bookmarking.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Toy Collector Magazine | Vintage Toy Auctions, News and Features
Sunday, October 07, 2012
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Gadget reviews and news by Julie Strietelmeier and friends since 1997 — The Gadgeteer
I was born a gadget freak. This is a fact that can be proven by looking at a note written by a teacher on the bottom of one of my grade school report cards. "…Julie continues to bring little toys and things to school to trade with the boys…" Lucky for me, my parents never condemned my love of tech.