View Full Version : Newsgroup servers

May 3, 2004, 06:32 AM
Does anyone know any fast newsgroup server ?

I usually go via google groups, but it is updated only once every four-six hours, and your posts take that long to appear. Nntp is blocked at work, so I can access newsgroup servers only through http.

May 3, 2004, 11:46 AM
Ideally, your ISP should give that service. Ask for NNTP server name from them. Most if not all ISPs in the USA provide 3 basic services, internet access, email service and newsgroup service.

May 3, 2004, 09:16 PM
Thanks chinaman,. but the problem is that I don't have a net connection from home. I access this only from work and chat and nntp is blocked from here :(