Posts Tagged ‘Giganews’

DMCA and incomplete files in Usenet

March 6th, 2012

Usenet Providers Join the Fight Against SOPA

January 19th, 2012

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50 percent discount for 3 months on Diamond account in Giganews

June 22nd, 2011

Giganews announcing 1000 days retention

May 2nd, 2011

Which Usenet offer choose?

January 15th, 2011

Giganews price changes

November 1st, 2010

Giganews NewsgroupsOn Monday, November 1 Giganews is starting to change their business model. Announces the release of MIMO – Usenet browser. From now all users of Diamond account will be able to enjoy a new tool.

It’s not all. Giganews account, enter the new prices. From 1.1.2011 the structure of accounts will be as follows:

- Diamond account for $ 34.99 – Unlimited Usenet, 50 concurrent SSL connections, VyprVPN, MIMO – the browser and Usenet search tool.

To the end of 2010 Diamond account price will be maintained. Price for Diamond account to the end of 2010 will amount $ 29.99 with discount of 50% for the first month. Read more…

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Mac OS X usenet newsreaders

August 2nd, 2010

appleChange the hardware and operating system. Change the computer from PC to Mac and change the operating system from Microsoft Windows to Mac OS X. Want to use Usenet and download interesting videos on the computer. Well, we have a problem, because most programs are newsgroups clients on Microsoft systems.
We are looking further and it turns out that, however, is not so bad, and some interesting items on the market there. Among them, for sure, I recommend:

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Mimo, the new program for newsgroups

July 24th, 2010

mimoDid you hear about MIMO? No? Well, MIMO is a new product that allows you to browse Usenet network resources. MIMO is a product of the Golden Frog, which is associated with Giganews. Giganews is the most powerful player in the world, not counting the Google’s Usenet network. Golden Frog company has already developed and made available to Usenet users VyprVPN product, which I wrote about earlier. Now the company Golden Frog joins forces with Giganews and users with Diamond account allow to test new MIMO product. Read more…

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Giganews has exceeded 700 days of binary retention

July 10th, 2010
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Giganews is the First Usenet provider to reach 700 days of binary retention.
When it comes to Usenet service, high-quality binary retention and superior completion rates aren’t features a Usenet provider can have at the snap of a finger. This level of service is no sudden decision. It begins as a conscious decision to build the highest quality Usenet experience possible. Read more…

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Usenet, Giganews

July 6th, 2010

Usenet is a mysterious creature for younger users. In Poland, became quiet about Usenet when the discussions appeared well on the forums accessed by the web. Meanwhile, in the west Usenet reborn and is successful. It brings together many users. Usenet has evolved from large text data repository to a vast collection of binary data. Few people know that in the Usenet can find the latest movies, music and other materials. That’s all we can download a very high speed. Read more…

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June 27th, 2010

astrawebI wonder passivity Astraweb in marketing. Astraweb received multiple clients from Giganews, because introduced a flat low rate for all. Moreover, this is a company that competes with Giganews when it comes to retention time. Many users have changed their usenet providers in crisis and now pays Astraweb for access to Usenet. Read more…

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Giganews goes ahead

May 20th, 2010

Giganews just crossed the 650 days of binary retention. It is the undisputed leader among providers of usenet. The truth is that Giganews has exceptionally good, and scalable infrastructure allowing the continuous increase retention while maintaining completeness. Thus, Giganews does not reject some lesser-used newsgroups only cares about the completeness of all newsgroups and they are kept.

Elizabeth Kintzele, Director of Sales at Giganews said:
We are continuously focused on creating and maintaining an exceptional system that allows us to continue adding days of retention.  It takes a lot of work and the right people – we have the space, the staff, and the in-house scalable infrastructure to store and support the data and system in order to allow for growth and adjustments.

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Giganews crosses 600 days barrier

March 31st, 2010

GNqualityGiganews  has made a tremendous leap in technology. Leading group of companies offering Usenet already offers access to binary data at the level of 600 days in the past. Giganews yesterday passed through the 600 days barrier as the first . It should be noted that Giganews cares about the integrity of data. More than one of us can annoy if download a large binary files and some of them will be damaged. We must then try to fix it but who has the time? With Giganews, we can be sure that we get the service at the highest level.
We need to remember how big they are now requirements for disk space – let’s look at how many HD movies are now occupied, and other binary data. Data comes from year to year but is also constantly increased retention time. Have a look at historical data looked like Giganews progress in increasing the retention time of binary data in the newsgroups: Read more…

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