Webware 100 Finalists


Entertainment


ABC Go Player

Watch single episodes or entire seasons of ABC programming right on your Web browser. ABC is adding high-definition streams to the service later this year.
http://abc.go.com

CBS Innertube

Watch entire episodes of CBS shows in your browser without installing anything.
http://www.cbs.com/innertube

Chesspark

Play chess with others all over the world, right in your browser. Chesspark has built-in Jabber chat and free chess lessons.
http://www.chesspark.com

Desktop Tower Defense

Your desktop is under attack by invaders, and the only way to protect it is by purchasing special turrets. Every sucessful round nets you more cash to fortify your forces.
http://www.handdrawngames.com/DesktopTD

Eventful

An event-finding and listing service to find fun things to do in your area. Users can also rally together to create new events.
http://www.eventful.com

Evite

Evite lets people create, share, and RSVP to event invitations. Hosts and guests can keep track of who's coming and who's not, and customize the invitation with their own themes.
http://www.evite.com

GameGum

A Flash gaming site for indie developers to share their titles with the community and make a little cash on the side.
http://www.gamegum.com

Homestar Runner

An eclectic mix of entertainment, from cartoons to games.
http://www.homestarrunner.com

Justin.tv

Join Justin Kan and friends from your browser any time of day. Kan has a camera strapped to his head and is broadcasting everything he does 24/7.
http://www.justin.tv

King

A bevvy of Flash games , King claims to be the world's largest games site. Users can also play games to win prizes.
http://www.king.com

Kongregate

A Flash gaming site for indie developers to share their titles with the community. Gamers can also chat with one another and gain prestige for their playtime and gaming achievements.
http://www.kongregate.com

Line Rider

Line Rider will ride on top of any line you draw using a realistic physics model. It's up to you to make sure he doesn't wipe out.
http://officiallinerider.com/play.html

Meetup

Make and find events going on in your area. Keep track of who's going, and get suggestions about events to attend, based on your preferences.
http://www.meetup.com

Midomi

Hear something good on the radio or at the local cafe and want to know what it was? Hum it into Midomi, and it might be able to tell you what song it was and where you can buy it.
http://www.midomi.com

MLB.com

Watch, listen to, and interact with Major League Baseball games.
http://www.mlb.com

MyPunchBowl

Make and keep track of party invitations to friends and family. Hosts and guests also get a number of after-party options to share videos and photos from the event.
http://www.mypunchbowl.com

Newgrounds

New grounds is a Flash gaming site with all-original content. It also spawned Alien Hominid, the first game to make the jump from Internet to gaming console.
http://www.newgrounds.com

Orisinal

Orisinal has nearly 60 original Flash games to play. Many are eclectic and involve animals.
http://www.orisinal.com

Revision3

Revision3 has more than a dozen original shows that you can get only on the Web. Many are aimed aimed at tech-oriented people, but the service has also spread into cooking and music as well.
http://www.revision3.com

Rooftop Comedy

Standup comedy online. Users can rate clips and keep track of their favorite comedians.
http://www.rooftopcomedy.com

SpotDJ

SpotDJ will pull in short radio spots between your songs in iTunes. These clips often tell you more about the song you're listening to, the same way your local radio DJ does.
http://www.spotdj.com

Stardoll

Stardoll has more than 400 celebrities and public figures you can dress up to your liking, using an assortment of clothing items. You can share your creations with others, and even make your own with customized face and features.
http://www.stardoll.com

Upcoming

Upcoming is a place to keep track of events and see what others are up to. Users can create their own events, too.
http://upcoming.yahoo.com

Yahoo Bix

Pit anything against anything in this either-or site. Users can create all sorts of opposing situations, and others can comment and weigh in on each one.
http://bix.yahoo.com

You Don't Know Jack

The classic quiz game has an online counterpart. Users can pit their wits on this often peculiar weekly quiz show, or the shorter, daily iteration called DisOrDat.
http://www.youdontknowjack.com


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