Submitted by youdish on Wed, 08/12/2020 - 08:47

A newsgroup is a discussion group same as a forum which is operated through the Internet. There are hundreds of thousands of newsgroups on the internet which serves different interests. A newsgroup is not to be confused with list servers which operate through e-mail.

If you want to view or post to a newsgroup, you should have a news reader installed which will connect you to the news server.