- 2011-06-05 Goodbye usenet, hello olduse.net
On May 31st I decided that 18+ years of usenet was enough for me, informed my peers in PNX and closed down news.koldfront.dk. I used to enjoy discussing with...
- 2010-05-21 Duke university, home of the first usenet server...
... shuts down its usenet access. They should just make it text-only, then it'll run happily by itself in the corner of a server room with no maintainance...
- 2005-01-29 Eleven years of september
Less than two years after the "Ten Years of September - 1993-2003"-celebration, AOL has decided to stop offering its customers usenet-access. How about that...
- 2005-01-17 20 Years of Usenet
Google has posted a timeline for the first 20 years of Usenet. Interesting is the coincidence that an Amiga 1000 turned up in the garbage for me to pick up...
- 2004-05-21 Search, news and algorithms
"Nutch is a nascent effort to implement an open-source web search engine." "Plucene - A Perl port of the Lucene search engine." "Papercut is a news server...
- 2003-01-08 blogs vs. usenet
"Since web forums are better, it should be ridiculously easy to only see the 30 you have not read without having to wade through the 20 you've already seen...