CIA The World Factbook.
It's good reading.
But ! But, this is the best bit, especially if you like maps - CIA Regional Maps.
Check it out. Free world maps. Do a Google search and try to find free world maps.
There's not many around. And these are good maps.
Watching the detectives.
Dilbert - best comic ever
FileHippo - all good free downloads
GSM Arena - phone reviews and specs.
I like this section on Computer Case Mods.
Check out this Lego case mod. Rah.
NIST - National Institute of Standards and Technology
I found this site because I was looking for the history of time pieces and clocks,
so I ended up at this page - NIST A Walk Through Time
There's a bit of interesting reading for you.
RefDesk - The Internet Fact Checker
Snopes.com: Urban Legends
TOP 15 LEGENDS:
* Reverse PIN * Social Security * Swiffer WetJet * Gay Jesus Film
* 809 Area Code * Blair Holt Bill * McDonald's Beef Imports
* Cell Phones and Telemarketers * #-9-0 Phone Scam * #77 Emergency Call
* Intexticated * Postcard Virus * Nancy Pelosi * PPA Recall
Wordsmith.org - Internet Anagram Server - and solver
Checked April 2014 for link and relevance.