A Fountain of Bargains - Internet
The Medium is the message and the message of the Internet is that communication is cool
This section of aFountainOfBargains lists merchants offering a variety of internet services. The page lists my favorite discount web hosts, anti-virus programs and online services.
Carbonite offers secure online back up. The program continually backs up files as you modify them in the background. This assures that you can retrieve a current copy of your work if your computer is stolen or a disaster happens at home.
GoToMyPC, by Citrix, allows users to securely access their computer from anywhere. The program is great for people who travel or work from home as it allows them to share files without having to lug around heavy equipment. You can download and try the program for free.
Blue Host is a leading discount webhost offering great prices on accounts with massive bandwidth and filespace available for your account. The sites allow unlimited domain names on the server. Both this page and my photo site (ProtoPhoto.com are on the same account.
BitCasa offers a hard drive in the cloud. The program uses client side encryption allowing you to securely upload tons of large files and computer back ups to their servers. The subscription is $99 a year. You can access your BitCasa drive from multiple devices.
Keep your computer safe with the WebRoot line of anti-Spyware software. WebRoot keeps current with the lastest spyware and computer threats from its state of the art labs in Boulder, Colorado.
Questia is the world's largest online library. They have thousands upon thousands of online texts in almost every conceivable category. The library is a great place to find obscur texts from ancient rome and resource material for reports. To use the library, you will need to purchase a subscription.
- Bido Bido.com has a fun platform and user community for auctioning domain names.