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Free Online Calling
MindSpring makes it easy
Imagine being able to talk as much as you want to anyone, anywhere in the world—without paying a cent! That's what MindSpring is all about—totally free online calling. Our new MindSpring software even comes with instant messaging, file transfer, and voicemail. Find out how easy it is to get started:

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Give Your Friends a KISS!
Help them get a FREE spyware scan!
You may have already taken advantage of our free KISS spyware scan, but don't keep it to yourself—9 out of 10 of your friends with computers have some form of spyware. They don't have to be EarthLink members to use the free scan, but they do need to hurry—our free KISS spyware scan offer ends April 30, 2006.

KISS a computer today!

Tidy Up with the Toolbar
Keep your PC running smoothly
The EarthLink Toolbar for Internet Explorer was already packed with good things—ScamBlocker, Pop-Up Blocker, search, news, and more. Now it also gives you fast access to some valuable utilities—Disk Cleanup and Disk Defragmenter—that can help you keep your PC fast and efficient. Read the full article...

Technical Help from EarthLink
  • Free EarthLink software: Our latest TotalAccess® 2005 software helps you avoid connection problems and helps block online threats like viruses, spyware, and scams. Download today!
  • Need help right now? Try trading real-time messages with EarthLink Tech Support.

Helping you stay protected!
At EarthLink, we take identity theft seriously. If you're worried about online scams and phishers, we've got a new resource designed to help teach you how to avoid the latest tricks of online thieves—! Check out all the cool stuff you'll find when you visit! Read the full article...

EarthLink security tools:
*ScamBlocker *Virus Blocker *spamBlocker
*Pop-Up Blocker *Privacy Tools *Parental Controls
*Free Security Check *Norton Security Products

Check out our Protection Blog for the latest security news and resources!

Factor Calculator—Windows
Quick, is 17,387,937 a prime?
This little gizmo lets you factor any number, no matter how large, at the click of a button. Oh, and the answer to the above question is no.
Learn more and download today!

Game: Red Cells—MAC OS X
Can you survive the onslaught?
You control a large, white grid. Red cells slowly expand and multiply while you try to clear them with your trusty mouse. First few levels are pretty easy, but they keep coming, and coming, and coming...
Learn more and download today!


Family Content Bundle
Something for everyone—for LESS!
Introducing the EarthLink Family Content Bundle—premium online education and entertainment for the whole family! For one convenient low fee, you get quick and easy access to 5 subscription Web sites, saving up to $40/month! Enjoy great content from, American Greetings, Britannica Online,, and Clever Island! Try it FREE for 30 days!
Learn more today!

Want to do some remodeling?
This is a fun game based on the Discovery Channel show, Canada's Worst Handyman. Basically, you're given a bunch of remodeling tasks, and you run the tools with your mouse and try not to do too much damage.
Fire up the chainsaw!

The RealAge Test
How old are you, really?
You know your age (29 for the 12th year in a row!), but do you know your REAL AGE? Answer a series of questions about health, diet, and habits, and find out what your "Real Age" is compared to your physical age. Are you living healthy?
Take the test!

The Mariana Trench
Ready to get deep?
The Mariana Trench is the deepest part of the Pacific Ocean, the deepest ocean in the world. We know more about the surface of the moon than we do about what goes on down there. This site is a nice primer on this bizarre, unexplored region of our planet.
Dive! Dive! Dive!

Best Wi-Fi Hotels 2006
Stay connected when on the road.
These days, most hotels worth their salt have Wi-Fi connections. But not all Wi-Fi networks are created equal. This list highlights the best hotel chains for the wireless traveler.
Log on from the lobby!
Are you prepared?
There have been a lot of headlines lately about the Avian Bird Flu. What's real? What's wild speculation? Get the facts and know what you can do to prepare with the help of U.S. Government avian and pandemic flu information, managed by the Department of Health and Human Services.
Go there now.

Normal Products/Wacky Uses
Shave with peanut butter?
Clean your toilet with Coca-Cola. Protect your car battery with ChapStick. Treat insect bites with Wishbone Thousand Island Dressing. The possibilities are limitless, and this site lists many of them. Plus, check out some interesting facts and "mad scientist" experiments.
Put this link to good use!