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As of Sep 2023 there are 92 links on the list. You can count them if you really want to.
Soda Findings: The OG Soda which this Soda is based on. All ideas are taken and transformed. Genre: Community
tilde.club Findings: If this didn’t exist Soda, as a webring, probably wouldn’t. It was our inspiration. Genre: Webring
cat-v Findings: A contrarian tech group that may or may not be a meme. I actually cannot tell but they have some suspect texts which would hint at that. Genre: UNIX/Technology in general
danger/u/ Findings: Cyberpunk-styled textboard where I made a lot of good friends. Various boards such as /tech/, /u/ (Random), /cyb/ (Cyberpunk RP) Genre: Textboard
Lobsters Findings: Invite-only all things technology forum with a similar upvote/downvote system to Reddit. Better than “Hacker” “News”. Genre: Technology
SPIDR Findings: AI-powered news aggregator which grabs content, based on your country, from a bunch of different sources. An honest attempt at being unbiased possibly. Genre: News aggregation
Spyware Watchdog Findings: A spyware classification project. I’m not sure how accurate the information is but it is good reading material. Genre: Privacy/Software
catb Findings: The personal site of Eric S. Raymond. The creator of the The Cathedral and the Bazaar (1997), How To Ask Questions The Smart Way (2004-2014) and Master Foo. Genre: Personal site/Technology
How To Ask Questions The Smart Way Findings: How To Ask Questions The Smart Way. This is mostly geared towards internet forums etc. where the user has to ask a question and the people who are gonna answer the question don’t wanna waste time. Genre: Information/Guide
Bash Blob Findings: Linux-style memes. Genre: Memes
Cron Jobs Findings: If you ever need to make a cronjob this is the place to go. Takes the syntax and breaks it down simply. Genre: UNIX/Linux
Stumbling On Findings: A recreation of a site with a similar name that serves the same purpose. It is actually a really common way people find Soda! Genre: Link aggregator
Sentimental Corporation Findings: Used to think it was an ARG but it seems to be linked to a man called Randy Prozac who was “the ringleader behind GOAT WORSHIP, an Absurdist video making outfit, comprising of a group of actors performing in bizarre experimental videos” source Genre: Absurdism art
SGI IRIX Findings: A site which teaches how to set up IRIX. Genre: Operating System
Mental Models Box Findings: Research which explains different ways of approaching problems and reasoning. Genre: Psychology?
Memeforth Findings: “a terrible forth-like language for making memes”. It reminds me a lot of Brainfuck. Genre: Programming
omaera Findings: The personal site of z411. It’s a comfy site which I quite enjoy. He also hosts some services. Genre: Personal site/Services
Cambridge Cyber Gardening Club Postbox Findings: A postcard imageboard. I’ve never seen anything like it before and I really dig it. Might send a card myself one day. Genre: Imageboard with postcards!
channel 4 Findings: A really old textboard that still gets some posts. It’s pretty comfy but almost sad when you’re reading something and can relate to the anon, then you see the post date says 2006. Genre: Prodominantly a textboard
Post Office Findings: Comfy text/image/video board. Genre: Multimedia board
Project Hessdalen Findings: A Norwegian town tracking strange lights in the skies above them. Looks like UFO’s but probably isn’t. Genre: UFO's
gifcities Findings: “The GeoCities Animated GIF Search Engine” started by the Internet Archive. Genre: Archive
Richard Stallman Findings: Richard Stallman, the chad himself. Nothing else needs to be said on that matter. Genre: Ganoo Slash Linoox or as I've recently taken to calling it, Ganoo Plus Linoox
Doomworld Findings: The Doomworld Legacy File Database running since 1993, of course. Genre: Database
rawtext club Findings: A community that talks slowly through the command line. Kinda seems like a meme but it’s pretty interesting honestly. Genre: Command line/Community
emotion codes Findings: Seems to be tools that someone uses in order to process emotions. I guess it’s sorta self help. Genre: Self help
Terminal 00 Findings: ARG or something meant to be a epileptic art piece. Genre: ARG/Art?
tildeverse Findings: A group of Webrings that are like tilde.club but host all kinds of things. Soda is still infinitely better tho :^). “member status in the tildeverse mainly involves some level of engagement or presence on irc”, fuck that honestly. Genre: Webring of Webrings?
Dig Deeper Findings: Articles on privacy, the internet, and cool tools you should use to not get spied on. Genre: Internet/Privacy/Software
n-gate Findings: The Webshit Weekly. Dives through the horseshit midden known as “Hacker” “News” so you don’t have to. Genre: News
Wiby Findings: “Search Engine for the Classic Web” Genre: Search Engine
A motherfucking website Findings: “This is a motherfucking website. And it’s fucking perfect.” Genre: A motherfucking website
Better Motherfucking Website Findings: “This is still a motherfucking website. And it’s more fucking perfect than the last guy’s.” Genre: A motherfucking website
Perfect Motherfucking Website Findings: “This is the final motherfucking website. And it’s really more fucking perfect than the last guy’s.” Genre: A motherfucking website
Ultimate Motherfucking Website Findings: “… the last thing I want is another shitty website that claims it is perfect!”. The final(?) version with accessiblity checks and all. Genre: A motherfucking website
WTFPL Findings: Do What the Fuck You Want to Public License Genre: License
Larry Wall Findings: The creator of the Perl Programming Language’s personal site. Quite the sight (pun intended). Genre: Personal site/Programming
NUKEMAP Findings: What it would be like if a nuclear weapon was dropped on a location. Genre: Nuclear weapons
The Swiss Bay Findings: The Swiss Bay PDF Archive. le sekrit page Genre: PDF archive
LINGsCARS Findings: An example of perfect web design. Genre: Funny?
Dank Memes Findings: /s4s/ made it so you know what you’re in for. Genre: Memes
Timecube Findings: The personal site of Otis Eugene “Gene” Ray. “personal web page, founded in 1997 by the self-proclaimed ‘wisest man on earth’” Genre: Personal site/Conspiracy
Beneath VT Findings: “Exploring Virginia Tech’s steam tunnels and beyond”. Really like the idea of underground secret tunnels. Genre: Exploration
OverTheWire Findings: If you’re into Linux and CTF-style games, this is for you. Genre: Linux/CTF
Internet Archive Findings: Largest Archive of the Internet. Everyone uses it and god bless it for existing. Genre: Archive
cockmail Findings: “Yeah it’s mail with cocks”. Do you really need to hear more? Genre: Mail service
Netiquette Guidelines Findings: Written in 1995, the Netiquette Guidelines set out how to act and exist on the internet with other people. Some of the information is still relevant and some of it should be adopted! Genre: RFC
ELDRITCHDATA Findings: Personal site of someone who makes lists of things and writings based around Technology, the Internet and a lot of other based topics. Used to link to either this list or Soda at one point. Anywho, hello! Genre: Too based to define.
Catbox Findings: File upload site. maximum upload is 200MB. Genre: File upload
Rentry Findings: Markdown Pastebin for those who don’t like plain-text. Genre: Pastebin
lolwut Findings: Personal site of a /g/ anon. Some cool writings etc. to be found in here. It is a site I enjoy. Genre: Personal site
MDN Web Docs Findings: Mozilla’s web documentation. Without it I wouldn’t know as much as I know about web development. Genre: Web development
Simplifier Findings: Makes guides with the goal of “creating a stable foundation of technology that is reliable, understandable, and practical for an individual to build for themselves”. Genre: Guides
Chadnet Findings: “the greatest website on the internet!”. Link aggregator much like this site but not so much of a directory. It’s pretty interesting. Genre: Link aggregator
no hello Findings: A handy guide on how to talk in internet chat rooms. You sometimes see people just say “Hello” and that’s it. What does it mean? Waste of time, just tell people your issue. Genre: Internet etiquette
Bram Moolenaar Findings: The personal site of Bram Moolenaar, creator of Vim (Vi IMproved). Typing this in vim currently. Changed my life for the better. May he rest in peace. 1961-3 August 2023. Genre: Vim/Text editor
noclip Findings: Requires WebGL 2 support (which I don’t care for – but here it is anyway). Fly around video game worlds from yesterdays. Genre: Games
NixOS Findings: The NixOS Linux distro as well as the nix package manager. Absolutely superior to anything else once you get over the learning curve. You might want to read this first however. Genre: Linux
FINAL CUT Findings: From the description (which doesn’t do it justice): “FINAL CUT is a C++ class library and widget toolkit that enables developers to create text-based user interfaces.” … except they’re absolutely amazing and look straight out of Windows 3.1 but with colour. Genre: Programming
2FA Directory Findings: A directory of popular services which all support (or don’t support) 2FA. Genre: Security + Directory
PDFTool Findings: A way to be able to manipulate PDF’s in various ways. Genre: Tool