Newsgroups Company Provides Student Discounts on USENET Access

Anderson, SC (PRWEB) September 16, 2009 Newsgroups has announced available discounts for higher learning educators and students. In a continuing effort to promote the resources USENET has to offer, Newsgroups is exclusively offering discounted rates on all regularly priced subscription based plans currently offered by the USENET access provider.

The 25% discount off USENET special being offered requires an email address with a “.edu” extension to qualify. Faculty and students at most Universities and Colleges are issued .edu email addresses. Entering an .edu email address at checkout will trigger the 25% discount on any subscription based plans Newsgroups offer. Newsgroups provides access to online communities that enable them to share and discuss a great number of educational topics. A recent service upgrade now supports access to over 107,000 different topics.

Earlier this year, Newsgroups launched a popular campaign that offers free USENET access to College and University Educators and Professors. Many College and Universities have had to drop USENET access due to budgetary cuts throughout a difficult economy. Staff and Faculty now have the opportunity to utilize the USENET for free thanks to the Newsgroups offer. Newsgroups is the exclusive USENET access provider to offer a variety of programs that benefit Educators and Students.

All those who qualify will gain access to all of the features that Newsgroups provide, including:

Up To 400 Day Binary Retention
107,000+ Newsgroups
Blazing Connections To Our US Based Servers
99% Completion Rate
Free Headers
256 BIT SSL Encrypted Connections (optional)
Unlimited Accounts (optional)

Throughout history, the USENET has provided valuable resources to learning institutions throughout the globe. The Student discount USENET access offer is a continuation of its commitment to bring awareness of the resources and value that the USENET has to offer. Newsgroups is a highly rated, trail blazing provider of USENET newsgroup access throughout the United States and Europe.

# # # Provides Free Usenet Access to Educators and Charities


Anderson, SC (PRWEB) August 19, 2008 announced today the availability of free Usenet services for University professors and qualified charities.

With this offer, valued subscribers such as qualified charities, College and University professors alike will have free access to Usenet for their personal or professional use. Usenet owes its origin to two college graduate students who initially created the foundation of what it is today. Since then, has become a leading provider of Usenet access to both the United States and Europe.

“Newsdemon is proud to give back to the Usenet community and to its birthplace. We’re excited about being able to offer our services to organizations and individuals that will allow them access to a valuable resource that a global network such as Usenet provides.”

With this offer, Newsdemon will continue to provide the same benefits and features that are available to its current premium members including 20 simultaneous connections, 99.9% completion rates and valuable newsreader software. Most University faculty members and members of charities may apply to be qualified for this free Usenet offer.

Additional offers and incentives are available for bloggers, members of social networks, forums and other community driven networks and websites.

“The purpose of now offering free Usenet to the members of these organizations and groups is meant to promote and enhance the spirit of community that Usenet has always been about.” said George Fergus, a spokesperson for Newsdemon.

Newsdemon services European customers through their SSL enabled server in the Netherlands and North American customers through servers in Georgia and Virginia.

### Newsgroups Brings Home Two Major USENET Industry Awards

NewsDemon Wins Multiple Industry Awards

Anderson, SC (PRWEB) February 3, 2010 Newsgroups receives multiple awards from independent review sites and Winning the Spirit of Usenet Award and the 2009 Provider Of The Year Award, has been recognized for outstanding achievements as a premium Usenet access provider.

Independently, the Usenet review sites had both bestowed Newsgroups with individual awards in separate categories. Compared and rated to global Usenet access providers, rated Newsgroups the Usenet access provider of the year for 2009.

“NewsDemon has excelled throughout 2009 as the number one Usenet access provider in the industry.” reported is an independent Usenet review site that grades providers and utilities by a combination of its editorial staff and site visitors. This January, the site awarded the first annual “NGS Provider of the Year” to Newsgroups. In recognition of NewsDemon’s dedication to the Usenet community, also awarded the premium Usenet access provider with the “Spirit of Usenet” award which recognizes the accomplishments of the actual Usenet access provider service alongside their positive efforts to promote the growth of Usenet.

“It is an honor to present the 2009 Spirit of Usenet Award to NewsDemon. The award is presented in recognition of the many enhancements made to NewsDemon’s Newsgroup services along with their continued efforts to promote the growth of Usenet in 2009.” – Newsgroups has been recognized by as providing quality service enhancements, specials and interactive programs that have given back to the Usenet community. Furthermore, it recognized crowning achievements from the Usenet Newsgroup provider when it came to charity and outreach programs Newsgroups has and continues to provide. had also awarded the Editor’s Choice Award to Newsgroups.

“We’re proud to have been recognized and awarded for our efforts.” said Charles Burnside, spokesperson for Newsgroups “Our mission has long been to provide outstanding service and support to all of our members. As we look forward in continuing to provide superior service and features, Newsgroups plans on even more upgrades for 2010 whilst continuing to give back to the Usenet access community.”

Recently, Newsgroups began offering block accounts alongside their monthly subscriptions, increased simultaneous connections and is still steadily increasing binary retention rates as it glides pass 500 days. In order to promote the benefits of Usenet, programs that offer free Usenet newsgroup access for Universities, Students and more have and continue to benefit many.

We at Newsgroups look forward to keeping our reputation to deliver premium support and access to Usenet while continuing to give back to our community. We thank and for the award and look forward to hopefully winning the awards again in 2010. Newsgroups is a trusted premium Usenet access provider for both the US and EU. Newsgroups provides up to 50 simultaneous connections to over 107,000 newsgroups with a growing retention rate of over 500 days.

### Newsgroups Celebrates the Thirtieth Anniversary of USENET

USENET Anniversary Celebration

Anderson, SC (PRWEB) November 10, 2009 Newsgroups celebrates the Thirtieth Anniversary of USENET. It was thirty years ago this month that USENET debuted and quickly became the largest online community channel on the planet. As the first online social network, USENET newsgroups continues to be a vital resource and destination to thousands of users after three decades.

In late 1979, Tom Truscott and Jim Ellis developed the foundation of what we know USENET to be today. Quickly outgrowing expectations, USENET exploded in popularity and became a daily destination for thousands to access a wide variety of newsgroups. Since then, USENET newsgroups have accumulated millions of subscribers over the last thirty years and continue to attract new ones every day. USENET also has been a vital online communication channel for amazing achievements, including the announcement of the launch of the World Wide Web in 1991.

To celebrate the thirtieth anniversary, on Wednesday, November 11th, all monthly USENET accounts will be offered for only .00 per month for the first two months of the membership term. This special applies to all premium USENET monthly plans, including the unlimited USENET newsgroup memberships.

Throughout the years, Newsgroups has been active in promoting the resources that the USENET newsgroup community provides. This year alone, they have hosted a number free USENET access offers to University and College campuses as well as media outlets to grow awareness and the overall USENET newsgroup participation. Newsgroups has also put together an interview of two USENET pioneers: Tom Truscott, one of the founders of USENET and Brad Templeton, the originator of one of the most famous newsgroups, rec.humor funny. Both Truscott and Templeton share and discuss the past, present and future of the USENET phenomenon and offer their insight as well as a previously unreleased copy of the original memo announcing USENET.

USENET continues to grow the global community of users, developers and activists it has spawned since its creation. It’s expected that over the next thirty years, USENET will continue to evolve and innovate to better serve the community that has sustained it.

It’s no question that USENET is a unique place in the online world. After thirty years of being driven by its subscribers to improve upon it, the community fueled system is expected to sustain its growth for another thirty years to come. From all of us at Newsgroups, we wish a fond Happy Birthday, USENET!

Providing top-rated premium USENET access to both United States and Europe, Newsgroups is proud to participate in celebrating the thirtieth anniversary of USENET. Provides Free Newsgroups Access to Media Members

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Anderson, SC (PRWEB) October 14, 2008 is expanding its free Usenet program to all members of the media. The Free Usenet Newsgroups program, initiated by initially for educators and charities, has expanded to cover members of the media including print, audio and multimedia channels.

The Free Usenet program has been a trailblazing effort by to set forth to expand awareness and growth of the Usenet resources and community that it represents.

Usenet is a worldwide distributed discussion system founded in 1979. Usenet remains to be one of the largest worldwide online community in existence with an extensive base of users. With topics segregated to corresponding Newsgroups, almost any available interest is discoverable through the Usenet system. Usenet has been a hub for milestone events such as the announcement of the Internet.

The Free Usenet program is set to grow awareness of the valuable resources Usenet has to offer. By allowing educators, charities and now members of the media free access to Newsgroups, it is the belief of that these incentives will grow the community and resources that Usenet has to offer.

Interest and qualified individuals and companies are urged to become part of this limited offer engagement for the Free Usenet Program. Qualified members will receive the same benefits available to our premium members, including 99% completion rates of articles, 110 days of retention, and simultaneous hi-speed connections. is a leading provider of quality Usenet services. Since its inception in 2002, has built a solid foundation of being a reliable and trusted name in the Usenet community.

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