Category Archives: News

NewsgroupDirect X Supernews

It’s a big day here at NGD HQ! We’re excited to announce a partnership with the great folks at Supernews. Starting today, NewsgroupDirect customers will be able to upgrade to plans that offer USENET service at BOTH NewsgroupDirect and Supernews. That’s right… you’ll get access to TWO different USENET backbones with your NGD account. You…Continue reading →

Black Friday Deals for 2020

Our Black Friday deals will go live at 8AM ET on November 27, 2020. Here’s what we have in store for you this year: 1 TB Blocks $5 2 TB Blocks $8 4 TB Blocks $15 10 Months Unlimited Usenet + VPN $22  6 Months Unlimited Usenet + VPN $12 Special bonus! If you buy…Continue reading →

State of the USENET Feed in 2020

If you’re a USENET user then there’s a good chance that you love data too. The growth of the USENET feed over the last decade is very interesting and shows all sorts of changes in user behavior, the quality of our internet connections, and much more. The approximate volume of USENET data generated in 2008…Continue reading →

Free Unlimited Access for Block Customers During COVID-19

Update: This program has ended. Thanks for your participation! We’re providing our valued block customers with unlimited usenet access during the COVID-19 pandemic. Who is This For? Our free access is available for all NGD block customers (current customers and new customers). Unlimited customers should continue to use the existing servers. How Long Will This…Continue reading →

New Price Matches Available

Our sister site, Newsdemon, is celebrating their 15th anniversary with a whole host of usenet deals. We’re price matching every one of those deals on our Usenet Deals page. The first batch of price-matched deals is up right now, including: 7 months of unlimited access for $15 1 year of unlimited access for $30 Monthly…Continue reading →

Black Friday 2017

Black Friday is upon us once again, and we’re ready! Our Black Friday deals go live at 9AM EST on November 22 and will run until we reach our predetermined allotment for each deal. Here’s a rundown of what you can expect to see: Unlimited Accounts for $4/month or $45/year 50 GB Blocks for $5…Continue reading →

New Unlimited Account Pricing

For over a decade NewsgroupDirect has provided the best usenet access in the world. Now, we’re making it even better. Our unlimited usenet plan is available in 3 tasty flavors, at our best prices ever. Our new pricing for unlimited usenet is as follows: 1 month: $7.95 6 months: $40 12 months: $75 As always,…Continue reading →

Today We Reach 3,000 Days Binary Retention

Today we have reached a new milestone in usenet performance. We have officially hit 3,000 days of binary retention. That means that no article posted in the last 3,000 days has been lost due to a lack of storage space.