Computers and Internet

Computers Internet Resources

Computers

Education

Indiana University East - offers continuing education and short courses in addition to credit courses.

Ivy Tech Community College - offers continuing education and short courses in addition to credit courses.

Public Libraries - Wayne County public libraries offer FREE, hands-on computer classes.

Recycling

Rosa's Office Plus E-Waste Recycling

Waste-Not.org (WUR - Wayne & Union Counties Solid Waste Management District)

Service & Repair / Data Recovery

Simplify Systems

Systems & Programming

Programming and Micros

Internet

Internet Service Providers (ISPs)

Parallax

Marketing

BlueRaptorppc.com

Web Developers

Parallax

Programming and Micros

Resources

Glossary

Find a Tech Definition

Glossary of Internet Terms - definitions of commonly used Internet terms.

History

Internet Timeline

History of the Internet

WayBack Machine - the web...the way it was.

Online Safety

ConnectSafely.org - social media and technology advise for kids, teens, families & educators.

The Librarian's Guide to Cyberspace for Parents and Kids - definitions, safety tips, 50 suggested sites for parents and kids - by the American Library Association

Opt-Out - of online advertising cookies.

Privacy Rights Clearinghouse - practical tips on safeguarding personal privacy.

Purportal - check out those forwarded email stories to see if they are real before you continue to spread the rumors.

SafeKids.com - information on using the Internet safely and effectively for fun and educational purposes.

Snopes.com - Urban legend reference resource - check that story out before you pass it along.

Search Engines

List of Internet Search Engines

Search Engine Tutorial - an excellent tutorial on how to find and evaluate information on the Internet by the University of California at Berkley.

More Search Engine Tutorials - by Search Engine Watch.

Tutorials

Computer and Internet Tutorials - including mousing, email, Google, etc. A great place for beginners to learn the basics.

Cut, Copy & Paste Keyboard Shortcuts - save time, save headaches by memorizing these shortcuts.

InfoPeople Tutorials - tutorials for Internet surfing & searching, and web page design.

Internet Scout Net-Newsletters - sign up or review archives of this newsletter of well-researched websites.

Guide to Basic Computer Hardware

Learn About Computer Mice

Learn the Net - info on the history of the Internet, downloading files, Email and much more - all in one place.

Legal Guide for Bloggers - published by the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

Netiquette - Etiquette for your online life, an older reference, but still with many good tips!

NetSmartz Workshop - Interactive games and safety information for children, teens & their parents.

Understanding Web Addresses - what all that "http://" gibberish means.

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Did You Know?

Wayne County was formed in 1811. It was named for General "Mad" Anthony Wayne, who was an officer during the Revolutionary War. Wayne is mainly remembered for his service in the 1790's in the Northwest Indian War, which included many actions in Indiana and Ohio.