Here are a few links that have helped me out. I hope they will help you too.
Tetris's History - The History of Tetris
Here are links to a free C/C++ Compiler and libraries.
Dev-C++ - A free IDE for win32
Allegro Homepage - This is a gaming library lots of links
Djgpp Homepage- a free C/C++ Compiler (dos)
These are links to some usfull programs I use.
Pidgin - Nice replacment for MSN
Gimp - This is a free paint program
LMMS - Linux MultiMedia Studio windows version availble
7-Zip - Not sure why I use this one
Valley West Controls LTD. - Company I work for.
Bluerobot.com - A Good webpage building resouce