COMPARENET (www. compare.net)
Wondering what kind of digital camera or fridge to buy? You can check out full product descriptions, reviews, and comparisons on 90,000 products.
A person-to-person auction site, it lets you sell or bid on everything from antiques to toys. Now you can clean out your garage--and fill it back up again.
This relaunched investing area offers real-time stock quotes, analysts' reports, free E-mail, and stock-market games. You can even chat with the likes of Intel Chairman Andrew S. Grove.
IMAGINE RADIO (imagineradio.com)
Closet disk jockeys can choose from among hundreds of musical artists to set up their own customized "radio" station.
SAPIENT HEALTH NETWORK (www.shn.net)
Sufferers of more than 20 diseases, from asthma to diabetes to prostate cancer, can find reams of information targeted to their particular condition.
THE ONION (theonion.com)
This faux news service brings you humorous stories such as "Hostess May Have Marketed Unhealthy Twinkies to Minors."
WIRELESS DIMENSION (www.wirelessdimension.com)
Research and compare cellular-phone deals in your area.