Comment 8B Re: Usenet: comp.misc


What "news for nerds" sites should I use?


Usenet: comp.misc (Score: 4, Informative)

by on 2014-02-18 15:41 (#27)

There is an active group of slashdot refugees on Usenet at comp.misc .

You can read usenet through an account at or and then use a news reader like Thunderbird or Pan .

Alternatively you can get there through Google Groups or, if you want an interface which resembles Slashdot, through s'qute .

Here's an article about the /. refugees on Usenet.


Off-topic: Can we have a preview button on |. please? I hope the href tags work and that I did not forget to close any...

Re: Usenet: comp.misc (Score: 1)

by on 2014-02-28 18:10 (#8B)

I seem to remember that, (many?) years ago, /. itself was mirrored on Usenet. Maybe it even had its own hierarchy, I'm not sure.

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