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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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5812 Table 2: Description of the email spam dataset and 20 newsgroups datasets [12].
On top of the mainstay features, NewsDemon Newsgroups also offers additional features for USENET fans:
By now spam has died out in many newsgroups, partly because the system worked and partly because the spammers simply moved to e-mail's wider audience.
However, many of the experts who post replies to newsgroups end up being offered work privately.
Service providers insist they cannot police newsgroups themselves and with Demon alone providing 36,000 newsgroups, the scale of the challenge facing police becomes clear.
Newsgroup service is a feature available to all BellSouth FastAccess DSL service and BellSouth Internet Service dial-up customers.
Quote the same address at the end of your messages to newsgroups with a note that anyone wanting to contact you should remove 'SPAMPROOF' from the address.
The insurer has both internal and external, employees monitoring the newsgroups and the Internet for any mention of the company name.
The incentive was also used to attract respondents on the Alta Vista, Infoseek, and Lycos search engines, as well as half of the newsgroups we targeted.
The AllPicturez software looks for newsgroup pictures and then decodes and shows them.
Moderated newsgroups provide a timely source of information on emerging tax issues.
As the Internet becomes more and more a part of our daily, "regular" lives, reporters and editors who would never consider themselves technophiles increasingly are writing about Web sites, newsgroups, domain names, and search engines.