Usenet Tutorial

Below are some helpful articles related to Usenet to help you get started using Usenet for filesharing.

Although Usenet can be a bit complicated nonetheless there are many benefits such as privacy, high speed downloads (when compared to other filesharing mechanisms).

Hopefully these Usenet tutorials and Usenet how to guides will make it easier for you to get started.

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NZBNoob Review

NZBNoob is a fast NZB indexer that draws from many groups. The site is based on Newznab+, so most downloading software will be compatible. NZBnoob offers two different donor levels of membership, both with generous terms. You can pay with Bitcoin or with a credit card. NZBNoob Highlighted Features Fast Newznab+ Indexer Free Account: 100 […]

A1NZB Review

A1NZB offers a Newznab-based site and a fair selection of movie and TV groups. A1NZB is currently open to free memberships. Free members can upgrade their status to VIP, which vastly expands their access to A1NZB’s features. The forums on the site weren’t very active when we checked, but joining is easy and credit card […]

Perfect 10 Loses Appeal Against Giganews

Notorious copyright troll Perfect 10 lost its appeal against Giganews in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. This marks another major loss for the ostensible porn company which, over the years, has become more famous for its frivolous lawsuits that it has for any sort of entertainment production. Giganews Continues Its Wins Giganews had already […]

Astraweb Review

Astraweb, a well known Usenet Service Provider and NOT a reseller, provides good value with a lot of options that make their Usenet service appealing. Astraweb Usenet has block accounts, variety of payment options, SSL and every feature you would need in a Usenet provider. Currently AstraWeb is offering some Usenet specials so be sure […]

Newzleech Review

Newzleech , a popular NZB USENET search engine hosted in Russia, offers free access to over 1500 days of binary Usenet posts. You can search through particular newsgroups or search all of them at the same time. Newzleech Highlights Rapid USENET Search Engine Free Searches: No Limits (Advertiser Supported) VIP Level: only $6 a year. […]

NZB Tortuga Review

Launched in November 2016, NZB Tortuga is a new NZB site with both solid hardware specs and a respectable plan for growth. NZB Tortuga Highlights Newznab based NZB site software. Free membership level: 5 NZB file downloads daily (No API calls) VIP Level: only $6 a year. Unlimited NZB downloads. 6,000 API calls daily. Plans […]

Newshosting is now at 3,000 days of retention

On November 11, 2016  Newshosting hit 3000 days of retention!  Given that the volume of daily Usenet uploads is increasing over time, this makes Newshosting’s announcement all that more impressive. For those of you that don’t want to do the math, that’s over eight years of Usenet binaries that you can access. In celebration of […]

Cable too Expensive? Cut the Cord with USENET

If there’s one thing that cable companies do consistently, it’s find a way to jack up their prices. They’ll also fight mightily to avoid any situation where they have to put their customers first. Recently, Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the FCC, found himself in quite a back-and-forth with the cable companies over the inflated prices […]

Filesharing on USENET, Better than Torrenting

USENET is no spring chicken. In fact, it’s one of the oldest file sharing technologies out there. If you’re looking for an alternative to BitTorrent, however, and all the headaches that come with it, looking backward is sometimes the best thing you can do. Where USENET Beats BitTorrent It’s no secret that ISPs and copyright […]

RedUsenet Review

RedUsenet is an NZB indexer with powerful browse and search features that make it very convenient to use. RedUsenet is free, so invites and memberships aren’t a concern. The site focuses heavily on movies, so it’s perfect for cinephiles who aren’t necessarily newznab fans. RedUsenet Highlighted Features Easy to browse movies Free AccountUnlimited VIP Account […]