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Windows on the Web
-- by David Hafke
1. Anawave Gravity
This 32-bit newsreader provides multitasking capabilities in the background for most newsreading tasks, such as searching and sorting.
1300 Bristol N., Ste. 220
Newport Beach, CA 92660
2. CD Wizzard
The CD Wizzard audio CD player includes track sampling, volume control and a real-time graphic spectrum analyzer, and it can download track listings from the Internet.
38602 Lancaster Dr.
Farmington Hills, MI 48331
This suite of basic Internet utilities includes finger, whois, name server lookup and ping programs with a GUI. A traceroute agent indicates which hosts your packets hop off en route to a specified destination.
3960 BREE Belgium
4. Emergency Recovery System
This set of batch programs backs up and restores your Windows 95 system files, such as the Registry, INI files and so on.
1834 S. Bentley Ave., #202
W. Los Angeles, CA 90025
5. Internet TouchTone
Point, click and talk with Internet TouchTone, a Web browser plug-in that merges the Web with the telephone to let you add hyperlinks to phone numbers. Click on the link, and Windows' Phone Dialer makes the call.
1 Bank St., Ste. 220
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
This program retrieves stock and mutual fund quotes from the Internet. It also has export functionality for Quicken users.
http://users.southeast.net/~henrik NETSTOCK.ZIP 67KB
7. Retirement Planner
Retirement Planner evaluates your current retirement savings plans and compares your projected retirement income with your expected needs.
Peter G. Aitken
Incorporate multimedia Java applets into your Web pages. RiadaVivo's wizard walks you through the process of creating animations and includes several sample images to help you get started.
A true multimedia viewer, VuePrint can open just about any movie, image or sound file. This program also doubles as a screen saver that will run a slide show of your movies or images.
4025 E. Chandler Blvd., Ste. 70-F16
Phoenix, AZ 85044
With WetSock, you'll always have accurate and current weather information. WetSock uses your Internet connection to retrieve and download weather updates.
1886 W. Broadway, #303
Vancouver, BC V6J 1Y9