Tag: Usenet

  • Global Geek News Podcast #48

    Here are the shownotes for episode #48 for the Global Geek News Podcast. Subscribe on iTunes Download the MP3 Help support us with a $5/mo subscription! Stories: Report:  Sony still losing money on every PS3 sold LCD price fixing investigation reaches $860 million in fines Mozilla exec urges users to ditch Google for Bing Microsoft […]

  • Verizon Throws the Baby Out with the Bathwater, Screws Users

    Greetings readers, In another story of consumers getting screwed, which seems to be a theme on this blog, Verizon has decided to block access to the entire alt.* USENET directory because they are too lazy to enforce their own service agreements.  Reading that link will get you up to speed with all the details, but […]