3 Unique Websites Worth Checking Out

Website #1 – The Story of the Web

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Spanning from 1989 to 2014, the site presents a nice pictorial history of the web. It’s not exactly a blow by blow account but it does highlight all the main defining moments. Either scroll through manually at your own leisure or click the Auto-Play button then sit back and relax. http://www.storyoftheweb.org.uk/

Website #2 – Chesscadamy

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The site offers a full range of free chess learning courses, from beginner level right through to advanced tactics, all involving excellent video presentations as well as pictorial explanations. It also includes 3 modes; Learn, Train, and a new Play mode, there is something here for everyone, from “L” platers through to experienced players. http://www.chesscademy.com/

Website #3 GlacierWorks

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An interactive site which allows you to explore the Mount Everest region via a series of  brilliant photos and travelogue style videos. Take the trek from the village of Lukla right through to the Everest Base Camp. I could literally spend hours on this site, well worth a visit. http://glacierworks.org/


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Jim Hillier

Jim is the resident freeware aficionado at DCT. A computer veteran with 30+ years experience who first started writing about computers and tech back in the days when freeware was actually free. His first computer was a TRS-80 in the 1980s, he progressed through the Commodore series of computers before moving to PCs in the 1990s. Now retired (aka an old geezer), Jim retains his passion for all things tech and still enjoys building and repairing computers for a select clientele... as well as writing for DCT, of course.