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newsgroup

Informatics A USENET discussion group. See USENET. Cf Listserve.

newsgroup

(nooz′groop″, nūz′)
An Internet-based support group that shares information about a particular topic, e.g., advances in the management of a disease (including diagnosis, treatment, or prognosis) or developments in prosthesis.
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Just about anyone can benefit from having their own news groups. Business users can provide them to supplement customer support by allowing customers or clients to come together in a common discussion forum to pass suggestions and tips to each other, and any responses by staff to customer queries will instantly be available for the rest of the world to take benefit from.
LONDON: A lawyer for Rupert Murdoch's News Group Newspapers earlier this year accused the British Broadcasting Corporation of pursuing an investigation of alleged computer and phone hacking to "undermine" Murdoch's bid to acquire full ownership of satellite broadcaster BSkyB.
Gazza accepted the damages from the now closed tabloid's publisher News Group Newspapers during a hearing at London's High Court yesterday.
The British actor will donate the money he receives from News Group Newspapers to the Hacked Off campaign for a free and accountable media, his solicitor, Mark Thomson, said.
The appeals court agreed with the high court of London that the clause would not cover the costs of defense of a criminal allegation related to a fraudulent expense claim submitted to News Group during Coulson's employ-ment--such a claim would not arise as a result of his duties as editor: "[I]t would simply be a fraud."
Douglas Elliman announced that Courtney Ratcliffe, the former general manager of The Press News Group, the largest media outlet in the Hamptons, has joined the company as the director of communications and brand management.
The Parkhead boss, 42, is seeking damages from News Group Newspapers, which owns The Sun, accusing them of intercepting his voicemail.
SiriusXM is excited to continue its relationship with the NBCUniversal News Group by bringing the Today brand into vehicles nationwide."
The Bay Area News Group reduced the number of titles it publishes earlier this month, eliminating the Oakland Tribune, the Hayward Daily Review, the Fremont Argus and combining them with the Contra Costa Times to make the East Bay Times, and eliminating the San Mateo Times and combining it with the San Jose Mercury News to make the Mercury News.
The Crown Prosecution Service concluded there is "insufficient evidence to provide a realistic prospect of a conviction" in relation to corporate liability at News Group Newspapers, the company that published the now defunct News of the World, for alleged phone hacking.
"I will clear my name and expose the lies told about me in court and in News Group Newspapers.
The Bay Area News Group, an independent research company specialising in employee engagement and retention, has recognised California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT), the parent company of California Water Service, Washington Water Service Company, New Mexico Water Service Company, Hawaii Water Service Company, Inc., CWS Utility Services, and HWS Utility Services, LLC, as one of the Top Workplaces in the Bay Area.