NM Favorite Websites

Computer Nerdiness

  • AppleThe Mac, iPod, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and iTunes come from Apple.
  • GRC – Gibson Research CorporationHard drive recovery (Spinrite) and security information
  • LinuxLinux is a free Unix-type operating system originally created by Linus Torvalds with the assistance of developers around the world.
  • MicrosoftWindows, Bing, the XBox, the Zune, and more come from Microsoft.

Game Nerdiness

  • Arcade History .comA large searchable & comprehensive database which provides a WIP list of known antique & modern, prototype, non-released and released arcade games.
  • MinecraftMinecraft is a game developed by Markus Persson. It’s been under development since about May 10, 2009.
  • World of WarcraftOne of the greatest online games of all time.

Information Nerdiness

  • GoogleSearch Engine (plus much much more)
  • IMDBThe Internet Movie Database
  • Make MagazineMAKE Magazine brings the do-it-yourself mindset to all the technology in your life.
  • UPC DatabaseLook up UPC codes and find information on many kinds of items
  • WikipediaOnline encyclopedia
  • WisegeekClear answers for common questions
  • Wolfram AlphaComputational Knowledge Engine

Internet Nerdiness

  • Firefox BrowserIf you haven’t tried Firefox as your main browser, you have been missing out.
  • Stumble UponDiscovers web sites based on your interests, learns what you like and brings you more.

Media Nerdiness

  • Black Nerd ComedyJoin Andre Meadows (fellow nerd and friend to Nerd Mouse) as he discovers “it’s tough being a black nerd.”
  • College HumorFunny (and nerdy) videos, pictures, and links
  • The NerdistNerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast. A wide variety of nerdy subjects and entertainment can be found.
  • Triumph of the Nerds: The Rise of Accidental Empires (PBS)On television and the Internet, you can learn in vivid detail how youthful amateurs, hippies and self-proclaimed “nerds” accidentally changed the world.
  • Twit.tv (Leo Laporte)Leo Laporte’s Internet Empire (Netcasts you love from people you trust)
  • XKCDA webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language.

Music Nerdiness

Nerd News

  • Geek.comTechnology news and reviews for Geeks, by Geeks
  • SlashdotNews for nerds, stuff that matters
  • WiredTechnology News

Nerdy Nerdiness

  • Build with ChromeBuild virtually anything with virtual Lego bricks.
  • Chris Pirillo websiteGeek, Internet Entrepreneur, Hardware Addict, Software Junkie, Book Author, Once TV Show Host, Technology Enthusiast, Shameless Self-Promoter, Tech Conference Coordinator, Early Adopter, Idea Evangelist, Tech Support Blogger, Bootstrapper, Media Personali
  • I, CringelySurvival of the Nerdiest with Robert X. Crigely. Sex symbol, airplane enthusiast and intrepid adventurer Robert X. Cringely – the nerdiest of them all?
  • Nerd Country“Your Complete Nerd Resource”
  • Nerd WorldYour source of Nerdly Culture, Life, and Work Styles since 1995
  • Old WizardOld-Wizard.com is the web’s newest site for everything nerd. It’ a site made for gamers by gamers with jokes that only a gamer or true nerd would find funny.
  • Once Upon a GeekA blog for The Irredeemable Shag … A place for all things geek, focusing primarily on superheroes & science fiction.

Science Nerdiness

Shopping Nerdiness

  • GeekologieGeekologie is a geek blog dedicated to the scientific study of gadgets, gizmos, and awesome. There are a lot of shiny new things out there, and Geekologie is dedicated to finding every last one of them for you.
  • Nerd ApprovedNerd Approved is a website dedicated to all things weird and interesting in the world of gadgets and toys. If it’s nerdy and entertaining, you will find it here.
  • Nerd Mouse StoreFind yourself wanting more Nerd Mouse? Shop the Nerd Mouse Store to fill your life with Nerd Mouse.
  • Think GeekStuff for smart masses – geek items that can be bought

If you have any suggestions for your favorite nerdy site, let me know here.