New Subject Web Sites, Spam in Depth
Subject web sites of interest:
- HortiPlex Plant Database:"...contains plant images and data as well as links to information sources, images and vendors at other sites." Features: "101,133 records; 78,477 links; 50,744 taxa; 50,389 cultivars; 14,409 images/image links; 1,651 vendor links"
- EngNet - Engineering and Internet: "EngNetŪ is a powerful Directory/Search Engine/Buyers Guide Service aimed specifically at the Engineering Industry to enable Engineers, Technicians, Tradesmen, etc. to find information and communicate effectively with suppliers in the Engineering Industry."
- Centibots: The 100 Robots Project [.pdf, .zip, .mov, .avi]: "The Centibots are a team of 100 autonomous robots (80 ActivMedia Amigobot and 20 ActivMedia Pioneer 2 AT). The goal of the project is to demonstrate by December 2004, 100 robots mapping, tracking, guarding in a coherent fashion during a period of 24 hours"
- TRN: Technology Research News: "TRN stories cover developments at university, government and corporate research centers on topics like robotics, nanotechnology, quantum computing, virtual reality, wireless communications, and the Internet."