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« on: August 06, 2009, 11:47:49 AM »

In order of Frequency:

Check Daily and Have for Years:

GamingTrend
CNN
MSNBC
USATODAY
SI
Whatever is the hot game of the moment stat site (COD5, BF 1943)

Check Daily New Additions:

Sherdog
Facebook
Espn
Giant Bomb


Check Multiple Times Per Week, but not daily:

360 Voice
Liveleak
BBC
Youtube
Hotmail


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« Reply #1 on: August 06, 2009, 11:56:57 AM »

Checks daily and has for years:

GT
OO
JP.dk (news)

Check daily new additions:
Elemental forums
www.bitterblog.dk - best damn blog ever

checks once in a while...
Amazon.co.uk

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« Reply #2 on: August 06, 2009, 12:44:08 PM »

Daily:
GT
OO
Fark
Utefans.net
Facebook
Xkcd
Dubious Quality (Bill Harris' blog)

Weekly:
Zero Punctuation
Order of the Stick
Penny Arcade
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« Reply #3 on: August 06, 2009, 12:53:35 PM »

Daily:
GT
OO
Popehat
Cracked

Less than Daily:
XKCD
Woot

Staying simple.
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« Reply #4 on: August 06, 2009, 01:28:06 PM »

Daily:
GamingTrend
Octopus Overlords
Pro Football Talk (at least during or around football season)
ESPN (during football and hockey season)
Dubious Quality

Weekly
Penny Arcade
Gamers With Jobs
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« Reply #5 on: August 06, 2009, 01:43:13 PM »

I have my favorites in order of checking several times a day:

OO
GT
QT3
Popehat
Guild website
Facebook
Digg
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« Reply #6 on: August 06, 2009, 02:16:02 PM »

Daily:
news.google.com
www.boygeniusreport.com
www.engadget.com
www.bluesnews.com
www.ps3fanboy.com
www.hotmail.com
www.howardforums.com

Weekly:
www.gamingtrend.com
www.buzzaboutwireless.com
www.sprintusers.com
www.sprint.com
www.ign.com
www.gamestop.com

Once in a while:
www.askmen.com
www.wmexperts.com
www.crackberry.com
www.steinreport.com
www.blockbuster.com
movies.yahoo.com
www.pocketgear.com
www.gogamer.com
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« Reply #7 on: August 06, 2009, 02:24:01 PM »

Misc Interest / Humor:
www.icanhascheezburger.com
www.failblog.org
www.facebook.com
www.fark.com

Technology/Gaming:
www.thedailywtf.com
www.mmo-champion.com
www.magicthegathering.com
www.starcitygames.com

Web Comics:
www.penny-arcade.com
www.xkcd.com
www.reallifecomics.com

I don't check all of these daily.
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« Reply #8 on: August 06, 2009, 02:25:08 PM »

Daily
GT
Sluggy Freelance
Least I can Do
Blues News
VE3D
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
Facebook
plus others

Semi Daily
Ctrl-Alt-Del
Penny Arcade
Looking for Group
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« Reply #9 on: August 06, 2009, 02:30:11 PM »

Daily

OO
GT
thesuperficial.com
thesmokinggun.com
theonion.com
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« Reply #10 on: August 06, 2009, 02:30:39 PM »

News/Weather

CNN
MSNBC
NOAA (gov't) weather
NPR

Forums

GT
Gamers With Jobs
freeratio.org

Specialty


Digg
Lifehacker
TechRadar
ArsTechnica
Boardgamegeek


Shopping

Amazon Gold Box

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« Reply #11 on: August 06, 2009, 03:51:09 PM »

I visit the following every weekday...

PlanetBaldursGate
Gaming Trend
Octopus Overlords
Sadovin's Market
Offtopic Sports
CBS Sportsline
AOL (e-mail)
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« Reply #12 on: August 06, 2009, 04:31:44 PM »

Daily:

SJSharks.com - news
the futon critic - news and listings
[H]ardOCP
AnandTech
TomsHardware
Gaming Trend forums
GiantBomb
Gamespot News
PVP - web comic
ComicBookResources
Newsarama
Amazon Gold Box, MP3 deal of the day, Video Game deal of the day
Newegg shell shocker, Daily Deals
Buy.com deals

At least once a week:

Full Frontal Nerdity - web comic
The Noob - web comic
ComicList
GoGamer for madness mail

Stuff I seem to be checking this month at least once a week:

Wizards of the Coast
Yahoo Sports Fantasy Football
ESPN Fantasy Football

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« Reply #13 on: August 06, 2009, 05:11:10 PM »

OO
GT
Hollywood Stock Exchange

Semi-regularly: Facebook.
My Netflix queue
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Curious Business - The Curio City Blog
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« Reply #14 on: August 06, 2009, 05:12:35 PM »

GT
Guild website (Wanderers)
Macrumors
Gizmodo
Engadget
Touch Arcade
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« Reply #15 on: August 06, 2009, 08:05:56 PM »

I'm surprised no one listed Lifehacker and Consumerist.
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« Reply #16 on: August 06, 2009, 08:25:32 PM »

In alphabetical order

Daily:

BBC News
CNN - for headlines mainly in case BBC missed something of particular interest to the US; I research any interesting headlines across the web for as broad a view on each topic as I can.
Gamers With Jobs
Gametab
Gaming Trend
Massively
NWS.NOAA.gov - best weather site on the web for US weather

Weekly:
Anandtech
Grand Prix Racing Online - browser-based grand prix management sim, great stuff
Steam - gotta see what the weekly sale is!
The Magic Box (gaming news from Japan)
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« Reply #17 on: August 06, 2009, 08:44:01 PM »

gmail
sfgate
cnn
amazon
gamingtrend
joystiq
kotaku
ve3d
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« Reply #18 on: August 06, 2009, 09:07:56 PM »

Daily
http://www.gamingtrend.com
http://www.fark.com/
http://www.gizmodo.com/
http://www.engadget.com/
http://www.bluesnews.com/
http://dubiousquality.blogspot.com/
http://forums.somethingawful.com/
http://www.facebook.com
http://www.pvponline.com/
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« Reply #19 on: August 06, 2009, 11:49:24 PM »

I always have the following opened up in tabs:

GT Console Gaming Forum
GT Off-Topic Forum
NeoGAF Gaming Discussion
Google Reader
Facebook
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« Reply #20 on: August 07, 2009, 01:33:00 AM »

In order of daily visits:

blabbermouth.net
engadget.com
xbox.joystiq.com
kotaku.com
gizmodo.com
gamingtrend.com
facebook.com

sometimes I add:

lifehacker.com
consumerist.com
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« Reply #21 on: August 07, 2009, 02:52:46 AM »

my short list of daily sites...

iGoogle (custom Google homepage...awesome)
Digg.com
GamingTrend
OctopusOverlords
Engadget
Joystiq.com
Facebook


and a few other regulars

xkcd (MWF when new strips are released)
Penny Arcade (another MWF)
MajorNelson.com
Autoblog.com

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« Reply #22 on: August 08, 2009, 09:34:49 PM »


DAILY
Instapundit
CivFanatics
NYTimes

WEEKLY
OO  (used to be daily, but not since the "Great Outage"

MONTHY
GT

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« Reply #23 on: August 08, 2009, 11:49:52 PM »

Quote from: JohnathanStrange on August 08, 2009, 09:34:49 PM

MONTHY
GT

see ya next month!
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« Reply #24 on: August 08, 2009, 11:59:23 PM »

In order of Frequency:

Check Daily and Have for Years:

FaceBook
GamingTrend
YouTube
Ulitmate Guitar
Google
Wikipedia


Check Multiple Times Per Week, but not daily:

Hotmail
1up
Good Tutorials
eBay

And of course a bunch of spontaneous visits for lyrics, etc.
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« Reply #25 on: August 10, 2009, 08:30:49 PM »

Hmmmm.... haven't seen anyone list

www.fmylife.com
www.textsfromlastnight.com

both are pretty funny
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« Reply #26 on: August 10, 2009, 09:21:46 PM »

FML I'm pretty sure is all fake now. I'm sure textsfromlastnight is getting up there also.
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« Reply #27 on: August 11, 2009, 12:04:57 AM »

Quote from: KC on August 06, 2009, 08:05:56 PM

I'm surprised no one listed Lifehacker and Consumerist.

I did list Lifehacker.

I'll also add: http://www.makeuseof.com/
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« Reply #28 on: August 11, 2009, 12:18:14 AM »

Quote from: SkyLander on August 10, 2009, 09:21:46 PM

FML I'm pretty sure is all fake now. I'm sure textsfromlastnight is getting up there also.

Probably, but they are still funny to read....
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« Reply #29 on: February 09, 2012, 04:37:22 AM »

Rise!

Anyone care to post updates to your changes in behaviour in terms of daily browsing?
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« Reply #30 on: February 09, 2012, 03:20:20 PM »

GamingTrend
Fitocracy
Training Anarchy (recent addition)
Hotmail
CGCC Blackboard (for school)
University of Arizona College of Pharmacy Application Status Page (every effing day since I applied on December 1st)
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« Reply #31 on: February 09, 2012, 03:24:12 PM »

Gamingtrend
Joystiq
Kotaku
SFgate
cnnsi
espn
macrumors
appleinsider
mmo-champion
diablofans
amazon
daringfireball
arstechnica
playstationblog
Facebook
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« Reply #32 on: February 09, 2012, 05:53:37 PM »

Check Daily and Have for Years:

BluesNews
GT
OO
CNN
TheStar.com
Facebook
gmail
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« Reply #33 on: February 09, 2012, 07:47:34 PM »

www.gamingtrend.com
www.octopusoverlords.com
http://www.nohighscores.com/
www.espn.com
www.profootballtalk.com
www.slickdeals.net
www.sacbee.com
www.dubiousquality.com
www.jesusfreakhideout.com  (usually just check there for release dates)
www.facebook.com
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« Reply #34 on: February 09, 2012, 08:18:00 PM »

My current daily rotation of internet comsumption (in order):

Facebook
Gmail
Gamingtrend
CNN
Drudgereport
Indiewire.com
Filmmakermagazine.com
Deadline.com
THR.com
Twitchfilm.net
1up.com
The-Wanderers-Guild site
Dailymail.co.uk

Occasional visits to:

Baltimoresun.com
aintitcool.com
IGN.com
Giantbomb.com
MMORPG.com
Massively.com


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« Reply #35 on: February 10, 2012, 05:08:33 PM »

thechive.com
gizmodo
lifehacker
gt
oo
wpcentral
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« Reply #36 on: February 10, 2012, 05:13:49 PM »

Quote from: Scuzz on August 06, 2009, 03:51:09 PM

I visit the following every weekday...

PlanetBaldursGate
Gaming Trend
Octopus Overlords
Sadovin's Market
Offtopic Sports
CBS Sportsline
AOL (e-mail)

Well I have given up on PlanetBaldursGate but I still visit the other sites pretty much every day. Three of sites are sports oriented. I am a regular now at QT3.
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