In this section:
Local general interactive
Biggest Cambridge newsgroup.
Local specific interactive
Accommodation Notice Board
Free adverts from private landlords and those seeking accommodation in Cambridge.
Ask a scientist!
Things for Sale
Classified ads websites and other ways you can buy, sell and exchange.
BBC Have Your Say
Discussion topics change regularly.
Share your files with different computers, such as friends, computers while you're away from hiome, etc.
Enter cam.misc for biggest Cambridge newsgroup. Set up your own group. Messages via email or online.
Join a group, or start your own. Messages via email or online.
Voice your opinion and vote online on issues.
Social networking site. Create your own page and link up with your friends and family.
Chat to your friends. Follow celebrities. Share occasions with other people.
Pictures and video
Put your photos on the web, or look at other people's. Enter Cambridge for local views.
Take a picture or video, choose a filter to transform its look and feel, then post to Instagram.
Thousands of video clips to watch, or add your own.
Geograph British Isles
Photographs of every single square kilometre of the British Isles (eventually!)
Complete texts of classic books from the start of this century and previous centuries. Free e-books to download.
Open Street Map
Wiki world map - zoomable maps updated by anyone. Cambridge is well mapped by this.
Automatically search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence while your computer is idle.
Open-content encyclopedia written by its readers.
Citizen science projects using volunteers to help scientists and researchers deal with the flood of data that confronts them.
Safety on the internet
Interactive Internet Advice
Description and advice on interactive internet, such as message boards, email groups, chat, newsgroups.
Internet Watch Foundation
Safe surfing guide and hotline to report illegal material.
SafeFromScams was formed to offer a unique reference point on staying safe from scams.
How to protect your computers from viruses. Includes some free downloads.