"Semi-curated" list of resources, tools and fun websites:

CLI tools


  • xkcd.com

    A webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language.





  • Maze

    A very simple yet enjoyable maze written in Java. Its addicting.

  • Blackjack

    A fun little blackjack game.

  • Internet Arcade

    Library of arcade (coin-operated) video games from the 1970s through to the 1990s.

  • MS-DOS Games

    The collection includes action, strategy, adventure and other unique genres of game and entertainment software.

Git reference

  • Git cheatsheet

    A handy git cheat sheet.

  • Git reference

    One of the sites I used for doing my research about git. Really well written documentation.


  • Open Source Club

    The Ohio State Open Source Club is a student organization at the Ohio State University that meets weekly to discuss open source related topics.



  • Latex Reference

    One of the most complete LaTeX references on the internet.

  • Latex Symbols

    A small handy reference for symbols in latex.

  • Latex Equations

    This site will let you make latex equations by clicking buttons. Especially helpful if you can't figure out how to get an equation to look properly. Also, it has a lot of nice examples.



  • Pixls.us

    Free/Open Source Photography

  • GIMP

    GNU Image Manipulation Program

  • Nik Collection

    Nik Collection is multiple image editing plug-ins and tools.



  • Eric Phelps.com

    Tutorials and tricks having to do with windows scripting, from batch to VB Scripts, as well as some nifty free programs.

  • Lisp Comparison Chart

    A side-by-side reference sheet for Common Lisp, Scheme, Clojure, Emacs Lisp.

  • Rosetta Code

    Has solutions to the same task in as many languages as possible.


  • Football Rules

    Football formations, defensive and offensive positions, etc.

  • 506 Sports

    This website allows you to view the national television network of every NFL, CFB, and MLB game throughout their seasons and playoffs.

System Admin

  • Fail2Ban

    fail2ban log file and ways to analyze it using simple command-line tools such as awk and grep.


  • CSS3 Cheatsheet

    Complete CSS cheat sheet. Updated with new CSS3 tags.

  • W3Schools

    Tutorials in just about part of client-side web development. HTML, CSS, Javascript...

  • CSS Cheatsheet

    A really helpful and complete CSS cheat sheet.