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o Did Google Groups disconnect from newsgroups yet?

By: Ant on Thu, 22 Feb 2024

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24 Days 2 Hours ago

By: The Running Man

o https://www.fidonet.org/

By: floffy@gallaxial.com on Wed, 27 Mar 2024

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1 Month 15 Days ago

By: Nomen Nescio

o net.martyr

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 5 Nov 2023

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2 Months 10 Days ago

By: candycanearter07

o Re: social media disruption

By: Stainless Steel Rat on Wed, 6 Mar 2024

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2 Months 12 Days ago

By: D

o How can we prevent the relentless spam targeting usenet groups?

By: Paul W. Schleck on Tue, 29 Aug 2023

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2 Months 23 Days ago

By: floffy@gallaxial.com

o google groups users

By: D on Thu, 15 Feb 2024

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2 Months 29 Days ago

By: D

o in TB (ThunderBird), Middle-pane -- (unlike GG) there's no Message-count for ea

By: Nomen Nescio on Sun, 25 Feb 2024

1

3 Months ago

By: D

o Re: Re: google groups users

By: The Running Man on Wed, 21 Feb 2024

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3 Months 1 Day ago

By: Steve Bonine

o google groups final usenet article?

By: D on Fri, 23 Feb 2024

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3 Months 2 Days ago

By: D

o Current top myths about Usenet

By: Paul W. Schleck on Wed, 14 Feb 2024

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3 Months 7 Days ago

By: rek2 hispagatos

o Sample .newsrc file for recommended newsgroups (UPDATED)

By: Paul W. Schleck on Mon, 15 Jan 2024

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4 Months 10 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Usenet Newsgroups Part I - I find some Usenet Archives on CD-ROM

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 17 Dec 2023

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5 Months 5 Days ago

By: D. Ray

o Remembering the 90s flame wars: a simpler time of cyberbullying

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 26 Nov 2023

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5 Months 22 Days ago

By: Scott Dorsey

o The Early History of Usenet

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 3 Dec 2023

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5 Months 22 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Two Takes on the Eternal September

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 26 Nov 2023

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5 Months 29 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Self-regulation, Co-regulation, State Regulation

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 19 Nov 2023

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6 Months 6 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Serial vs. Browsed, Reader-Friendly vs. Writer-Friendly

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 19 Nov 2023

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6 Months 6 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Contrary to popular opinion, people with higher education level and cognitive ab

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 12 Nov 2023

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6 Months 13 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o It's only Usenet, no one dies (Well, except that time on rec.radio.cb ... )

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 12 Nov 2023

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6 Months 13 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o As time goes on, messaging technology on the internet (forums and message boards

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 12 Nov 2023

0

6 Months 13 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o apparently comp.arch, comp.lang.c++, and com.lang.fortran are now readonly at go

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 12 Nov 2023

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6 Months 13 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Online talk: "Federation and moderation: Usenet as the original

By: Usenet Big-8 Managem on Tue, 14 Mar 2023

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6 Months 15 Days ago

By: Sn!pe

o How to fix the internet (MIT Technology Review)

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sat, 21 Oct 2023

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6 Months 20 Days ago

By: Scott Dorsey

o A Few Thoughts on the Internet - The Brushpainter

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 5 Nov 2023

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6 Months 20 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Poll: Why are you not a Usenet newsgroup moderator? (Warning: Sarcastic Content)

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sat, 14 Oct 2023

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6 Months 21 Days ago

By: Sn!pe

o Let the community work it out: Throwback to early internet days could fix social

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 29 Oct 2023

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6 Months 26 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Hey Elon: Let Me Help You Speed Run The Content Moderation Learning Curve

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 29 Oct 2023

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6 Months 26 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o The conventional wisdom about not feeding trolls makes online abuse worse - The

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 29 Oct 2023

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6 Months 26 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Examples of Abuse

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 8 Oct 2023

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7 Months 4 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Sample .newsrc file for recommended newsgroups (UPDATED)

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sat, 21 Oct 2023

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7 Months 4 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Why are we really here?

By: pschleck on Sat, 21 Oct 2023

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7 Months 4 Days ago

By: pschleck

o "Usenet is a cesspool, a dung heap." - Patrick A. Townson, The UNIX-HATERS Handb

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sat, 14 Oct 2023

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7 Months 11 Days ago

By: Scott Dorsey

o Pushback on Usenet?

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sat, 14 Oct 2023

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7 Months 11 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o TSFAQ Links to Prof. Timo Salmi's FAQ materials (archive.org, 2012)

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 8 Oct 2023

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7 Months 15 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o Newsreader killfiles, the "Nunchucks of Usenet"

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 8 Oct 2023

1

7 Months 17 Days ago

By: rdh

o Subject matter newsgroups: Threading the needle between arcanery and kookery

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 8 Oct 2023

2

7 Months 17 Days ago

By: Mack A. Damia

o Limitations of the "Standard" or "Usual" Advice about Usenet

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sun, 8 Oct 2023

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7 Months 17 Days ago

By: Paul W. Schleck

o ignore me, I need to know if this works

By: ExistingNull on Mon, 2 Oct 2023

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7 Months 23 Days ago

By: Marco Moock

o Touhou: USENET in Gensokyo?

By: Mima-sama on Mon, 25 Sep 2023

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7 Months 29 Days ago

By: Kijin Seija

o Column width

By: Samuel Christie on Mon, 18 Sep 2023

4

8 Months 6 Days ago

By: Rene Kita

o Big-8 covered in The Register, TechSpot

By: Tristan Miller on Mon, 18 Sep 2023

0

8 Months 7 Days ago

By: Tristan Miller

o Non-Usenet (but public) hierarchies

By: John on Sun, 18 Jun 2023

11

8 Months 24 Days ago

By: rdh

o newsgroup posting stats; User-Agent counts?

By: Will on Sun, 13 Aug 2023

6

9 Months 3 Days ago

By: Marco Moock

o Sample .newsrc file for recommended newsgroups

By: Paul W. Schleck on Sat, 22 Jul 2023

2

9 Months 27 Days ago

By: jn

o Finally I am back on Usenet the past few months,, been overposting in

By: Christian Mumford on Sun, 26 Mar 2023

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11 Months 3 Days ago

By: Michael P. O'Co

o Presentation

By: vallor on Sat, 25 Mar 2023

7

1 Year 1 Month ago

By: vallor

o alt.binaries.wikileaks

By: John Doe on Tue, 1 Nov 2022

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1 Year 6 Months ago

By: Anon

o LOL, it appears "Technoking" Elon Musk has driven a stake through Twitter's hear

By: super70s on Fri, 11 Nov 2022

2

1 Year 6 Months ago

By: governor.swill

o Re: Is the Eternal September over

By: ldpshddtti on Wed, 31 Aug 2022

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1 Year 7 Months ago

By: Andreas Kohlbach

o Remembering Netizens: An interview with Ronda Hauben

By: Tristan Miller on Mon, 26 Sep 2022

1

1 Year 8 Months ago

By: 5GyYap52yQ1UGMWD

o 30 Hours of Usenet

By: Jason Evans on Mon, 12 Sep 2022

11

1 Year 8 Months ago

By: Frank Slootweg

o Interesting Newsgroups?

By: ldpshddtti on Tue, 30 Aug 2022

2

1 Year 8 Months ago

By: 5GyYap52yQ1UGMWD

o Re: Which providers and indexers cannot be mentioned in r/Usenet?

By: 5GyYap52yQ1UGMWD on Thu, 1 Sep 2022

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1 Year 8 Months ago

By: 5GyYap52yQ1UGMWD

o Usenet in 2022, some thoughts and impressions

By: Alterego on Mon, 21 Feb 2022

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1 Year 8 Months ago

By: 5GyYap52yQ1UGMWD

o Any play by post games on Usenet?

By: Retro64XYZ on Tue, 13 Jul 2021

11

1 Year 8 Months ago

By: 5GyYap52yQ1UGMWD

o Re: Is the Eternal September over

By: ldpshddtti on Wed, 31 Aug 2022

0

1 Year 8 Months ago

By: ldpshddtti

o Re: Tor Usenet Server

By: ldpshddtti on Tue, 30 Aug 2022

0

1 Year 8 Months ago

By: ldpshddtti

o Re: Usenet vs Social Media

By: ldpshddtti on Tue, 30 Aug 2022

0

1 Year 8 Months ago

By: ldpshddtti

o Re: Accessing Usenet from i2p?

By: ldpshddtti on Tue, 30 Aug 2022

0

1 Year 8 Months ago

By: ldpshddtti

o Re: how can we advocate for usenet more? It's dead these days

By: ldpshddtti on Tue, 30 Aug 2022

0

1 Year 8 Months ago

By: ldpshddtti

o Re: Few Newbie Qs about Usenet Newsgroups !

By: Jason Evans on Tue, 17 May 2022

1

1 Year 9 Months ago

By: David Brooks

o Reddit-NNTP: An RFC 3977 compliant NNTP server frontend for Reddit

By: meff on Sun, 24 Apr 2022

4

2 Years ago

By: meff

o New Subreddit Created: r/ClassicUsenet

By: Jason Evans on Tue, 19 Apr 2022

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2 Years 1 Month ago

By: Francis S

o CompuServe, GEnie, etc. and the Eternal September

By: Tristan Miller on Tue, 12 Apr 2022

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2 Years 1 Month ago

By: Tristan Miller

o Newsrover Newsreader

By: Alterego on Wed, 13 Apr 2022

0

2 Years 1 Month ago

By: Alterego

o Usenet Archaeology

By: Jason Evans on Wed, 22 Sep 2021

12

2 Years 1 Month ago

By: Jason Evans

o Looking for old post by Edward Reid from alt.best.of.internet

By: ronda hauben on Tue, 5 Apr 2022

0

2 Years 1 Month ago

By: ronda hauben

o Re: Privacy question

By: Beard on Thu, 10 Mar 2022

0

2 Years 2 Months ago

By: Beard

o Re: Privacy question

By: Frank Slootweg on Sat, 5 Mar 2022

0

2 Years 2 Months ago

By: Frank Slootweg

o Superhighway84 - Usenet-inspired decentralized internet discussion

By: meff on Tue, 28 Dec 2021

2

2 Years 4 Months ago

By: meff

o Nice to be back on Usenet

By: ronda hauben on Sat, 14 Aug 2021

9

2 Years 7 Months ago

By: 711 Spooky Mart

o comp.infosystems.hypertext

By: Plain Text on Wed, 6 Oct 2021

4

2 Years 7 Months ago

By: Rayner Lucas

o "The Tragedy of the Digital Commons" speech by Tristan Miller

By: Jay Hauben on Fri, 13 Aug 2021

0

2 Years 9 Months ago

By: Jay Hauben

o Internet Society Usenet SIG

By: Jason Evans on Tue, 6 Jul 2021

0

2 Years 10 Months ago

By: Jason Evans

o alt.usenet.repost

By: Jason Evans on Sun, 6 Jun 2021

11

2 Years 11 Months ago

By: Francis S

o Re: Usenet Stories

By: Jason Evans on Mon, 10 May 2021

6

3 Years ago

By: alien

o Re: best provider for text & binaries?

By: alien on Mon, 24 May 2021

0

3 Years ago

By: alien

o Posting binaries anonymously

By: :-) on Wed, 12 May 2021

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3 Years ago

By: alien

o ANNOUNCEMENT: AMA on May 28, 2021 with the Usenet Big-8 Management

By: Jason Evans on Mon, 24 May 2021

1

3 Years ago

By: alien

o Re: Usenet Stories

By: Retro64XYZ on Thu, 29 Apr 2021

0

3 Years ago

By: Retro64XYZ

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