Published on 07-07-2010 11:05 AM
Anyone that's been using Usenet long enough knows just how far it's come over the decades. From the origins as a discussion group service to the unstoppable piracy jauggernaut it's become, Usenet (and the ways of accessing it) have changed dramatically through the years.
For those coming into this article not quite understanding what Usenet is, let me give you a brief run down. The old timers might want to skip ahead a bit while I cover the history of Usenet.