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Links

My nice bookmark collection has the following chapters:

Computer related
Encyclopaedias
Computer science & maths
Photography
Friends & colleagues
Cartoons
Stuff

Computer related

Ideology, digital freedom

Electronic Frontier Foundation: www.eff.org/
GNU.org (GNU's Not Unix): www.gnu.org/
Free Software Foundation: www.fsf.org/

Pirates, free file sharing and copying

The Pirate Bay: www.thepiratebay.org
Pirateparty of switzerland (german): www.piratenpartei.ch

Hardware

Evil mad scientist: www.evilmadscientist.com/
Hack a day: hackaday.com/
Linux on IBM Thinkpad Wiki: www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/ThinkWiki
Open source optical point-to-point communication system: ronja.twibright.com/
Swiss electronics distributor: www.play-zone.ch

Software & Security

The Debian project: www.debian.org/
The Ubuntu project: www.ubuntu.com/
Chaos computer club: www.ccc.de/
Esoteric programming lanugage wiki: www.esolangs.org/wiki/Main_Page
Github software platform: github.com/
Atlassians Bitbucket software platform: bitbucket.org/

Computergames

Computergames for linux: www.linuxgames.com
Remake of 'UFO Enemy unknown': ufoai.ninex.info/
Free Civilization clone: freeciv.wikia.com/
StarControl clone 'The Ur-Quan Masters': sc2.sourceforge.net/
Open Transport Tycoon Deluxe: www.openttd.org/
Widelands, a 'Settlers' clone: www.widelands.org/
FreeOrion, a 'Master of Orion' clone: www.freeorion.org
A Half-Life 1 clone: www.blackmesasource.com/

Flashgames

Nice interpretation of a classic; Vector Tower Defense: www.candystand.com/play.do?id=18242
Nano Wars: www.thisisgameplay.com/my-games/nano-war
Dice is a sort of a 'Risk' clone: www.gamedesign.jp/flash/dice/dice.swf

Digital culture

Laughing squid: www.laughingsquid.com
Something about computergames: www.rockpapershotgun.com

Encyclopaedias

_The_ encyclopedia: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
Open street map: www.openstreetmap.org/
Official topographical maps of switzerland: map.geo.admin.ch

Language & communication

The urban dictionary: www.urbandictionary.com/
Leo translator (eng-ger): dict.leo.org/

Computer science & maths

Wolframs Mathworld: mathworld.wolfram.com/
Science-fiction revised through physics: www.projectrho.com/rocket/index.html
Series of mathematical problems for leisure: mathschallenge.net/
Series of cs problems for leisure: projecteuler.net/
Wolframs knowledge engine: www.wolframalpha.com/
LaTeX symbol classifier: detexify.kirelabs.org/classify.html

Photography

The strobist; a pioneer in off-camera lighting with compact flashes: www.strobist.com/
Photojojo: www.photojojo.com/content/
DIY photography: www.diyphotography.net/

Friends & colleagues

Binarysearch: www.binarysearch.ch/
Stefan: www.savvy.ch/
Schnuppe: www.schnuppe.ch/

Cartoons

Sinfest: www.sinfest.net/
XKCD: www.xkcd.com/
Dilbert: www.dilbert.com/
Questionable content: www.questionablecontent.net/
Basic instructions: www.basicinstructions.net/
Subnormality: www.viruscomix.com/
Dog house diaries: www.thedoghousediaries.com/
Abstruse goose: abstrusegoose.com/
Saturday morning breakfast ceral: www.smbc-comics.com/
Spiked math: spikedmath.com/

Stuff

LucasArt Games Soundtracks: soundtracks.mixnmojo.com/
Jeff Russell's STARSHIP DIMENSIONS: www.merzo.net/

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