Starting next month, the software maker will phase out support for the older discussion hubs, pointing users instead to its various Web-based forums.
Verizon, Sprint, and Time Warner Cable agree to block Internet newsgroups and Web sites nationwide that disseminate child pornography, according to The New York Times.
Getting Newsgroups via Comcast
Netscape newsgroup for asking tech support questions
"WM/PolyPoster Virus Steals User Documents And Posts Them on Usenet Newsgroup Boards"
A recently patched browser from Apple springs another leak.
N.Y. state attorney general says he found child porn on 88 Usenet newsgroups. As a result, Verizon is deleting tens of thousands of them.
The Recording Industry Association of America chooses a new target: Usenet. RIAA attorneys claim binary newsgroups are rife with copyright infringement--and they may even win.
The BBC recently took time out of its busy schedule to explain -- in graphic form -- what copy protection is, and how it will affect us. We spotted a problem