Year End Best-of Lists

Happy New Year! The transition to Twenty-aught-six just wouldn’t be complete without some internet best-of lists.

The best Web 2.0 software of 2005
The buzz word as of late has been Web 2.0, or web-based applications. Dion Hinchcliffe’s has put together a long list of what he calls the best Web 2.0 apps of 2005.

The 50 Greatest Gadgets of the Past 50 Years
This one really isn’t a best of 2005 list. It’s a list put together by PC magazine of the best 50 gadgets of the pas 50 years. How many of these fun little toys have you played with?

5 Best Freeware Games of 2005

Here’s a list of 5 games… for FREE! Some of these are actually pretty fun games. I haven’t played them all, but Warrock is a nice FPS game put out by a Korean Company. It’s similar to the Battlefield series games.

Top 50 Music Videos Of 2005
This is a list of some pretty creative music videos from the past year. All of them have some sort of link to an online video file (some work better than others). I’m guessing you probably won’t see many of these on MTV (does MTV even show videos any more?), but there is definitely some interesting content!

2005 Artypapers Awards
Rebekah, over at Artypapers (be sure to dig through her site… she’s done a lot of cool stuff), has put together a nice list of best-of’s for 2005.

Well, there is my list of lists for ’05. I’m sure that barely scratched the surface of the Best of 2005 lists out there, but these are a few that I thought were kinda cool and had some good content.

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