Usenet

USENET Celebrities

If you're tired of the usual airheads that become celebrities on the Internet, USENET celebrities might offer you something far more interesting. Many celebrities of USENET got that way by being very quirky, and immensely entertaining, users. Here are some interesting things about most USENET celebrities:
Jan 17, 2015 |

Usenet Search - Different Ways to Search Usenet

If you are looking for files or information on the USENET, then you need a search method. Although USENET beats all other methods for file downloads, it does fall a little short in the search facility. There is no way to search the USENET that is built into the system.
Dec 23, 2014 |

USENET for Regional Users

The Internet is rightly lauded for having made communication between far flung lands possible, but it sometimes has another, less useful, effect. It's sometimes hard to find regional information on the Internet. Because the system naturally brings people closer, it sometimes seems like people are really from nowhere at all and there is little...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Is USENET Part of the Deepnet?

Deepnet, DarkNet and other, similar terms, have been in the media a lot lately. Most famously, the hacker group Anonymous took down some sites on the DarkNet that were distributing illegal content. This has made quite a few people understandably interested in what the Deepnet really is. It's not USENET, which will become obvious as you start to...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Using USENET Safely: Avoiding Viruses

USENET offers a lot of different services wrapped up in one product. USENET, for instance, offers access to discussion groups, access to binaries - which is any type of file attached to an article-and other goodies. This makes it a great forum for exchanging information. When you're using this system, however, remember that keeping safe is your...
Dec 23, 2014 |

The ultimate usenet browser

Binary usenet at home or on the go. Web based usenet access for your iphone or mobile device. Non-adult image groups are always free.
Oct 9, 2009 |

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More