What's New on HR-Net?
LAST UPDATE: 29 March 1996
- LINE UPGRADE
- As of 29 March 1996, the HR-Net Web server is connected to the
Internet via an new, fiberoptic line with a current capacity of 256 kbps.
Depending on demand, this capacity can be increased further on short
- NEWS SOURCES
- Several news sources have been added to the pool of over 30
- WEB PAGES
- The home page of the American Hellenic Media Project, hosted at
the HR-Net server, has undergone major upgrades and can be viewed at
- The Union of Constantinopolitans has created its own home page
on this server:
- The Foundation for Hellenic Studies, operated under the auspices
of the American Hellenic Institute, has a new Home Page at the URL:
- HOT ITEMS & DOCUMENTS
- Events such us the flare-up over the Imia Island were covered in
detail by HR-Net. All available information and related documents are
collected under one index where they are periodically updated.
- The United States State Department released several reports in
the past month. The HR-Net Group has converted and cross referenced
parts of the following reports:
- The CIA World Factbook (1995 edition) can be found at the URL:
- The list of Internet nodes with material related to Greece,
Cyprus and the Balkans in general has grown very fast - current count is
over 1000 - and numerous subgroups have been created to allow faster
access and improve readability. The main entry point remains at:
You may send suggestions for additions to email@example.com.
- Material in the Greek Fonts Pages is continuously upgraded. The
pages are still at:
http://www.hri.org/fonts/windows New Windows Pages
http://www.hri.org/fonts/unix New Unix Fonts Pages - Netscape 2.0b6 instructions
http://www.hri.org/fonts/w95 Windows '95 Pages
The HR-Net Fonts Team, which can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org,
provides technical support to users who are trying to install Greek fonts
on their computers.
- The Personal Newspaper, the popular mailing list subscription
interface, is changed periodically to include recent additions to the
list of news sources.
- HR-Net NAVIGATION SERVICES
For information about the project, the Group, or the Hellenic Resources
Institute, you can contact us via any of the following:
Hellenic Resources Institute, Inc.
P.O. Box 380912
Cambridge, MA 02238, U.S.A.
Fax: +1 (617) 725-3445
email: Feedback form
Feedback, comments and requests are welcome.