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Computers & Technology
Useful websites compiled by Belvedere-Tiburon librarians.

Help and how-to articles for Windows 7 users.

Home of Apple Computer, with information about products, software, and support.
Technology news, gadget/software/hardware reviews, as well as articles on the latest scientific research.

Computer and Internet Tutorials
A Library-assembled list of links to tutorials on MS Word and Excel, Web email, and how to use a mouse.

Huge computer site with product reviews, technology news, and comparison shopping.
Vast searchable library of shareware and freeware that you can download and install on your computer.

Free On-Line Dictionary of Computing
Searchable glossary of computer terms.
Gadget reviews from actual users. You can post your gadget-related question here and and get frank answers from actual users. (Gawker Media)
All-encompassing tech resource; articles about everything from mobile phones to military aircraft. (Gawker Media)
Provides articles and links about how to use technology and scientific research to "hack" your life.
Highlights interesting websites and provides software reviews and how-to articles for Windows, Mac, and Linux users.
Home of the software and operating system giant, with upgrades and product information.

PC World
Computer technology magazine with reviews, how-tos, and product guides.
Aggregates links to top technology news items from hundreds of websites and blog.
Directory of links to tutorials on a wide range of technology topics.

Safari Tech Books Online
(remote access requires MARINet library card & PIN.)

A shared collection of e-books on computer topics from Safari Tech Books Online, including titles published by O'Reilly Press.
Provides free web development tutorials, everything from basic HTML to advanced programming.

Business-oriented computer supersite with news, reviews, and a price guide.