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Re: OT: anyone offer web hosting AND nntp server?

On Thu, Nov 04, 2004 at 06:37:46PM +0000 or thereabouts, John Fry wrote:
> Hi,
> Sorry for the OT post but I didn't know where else to turn.

How about a search engine? Just search for 'hosting', there are a plethora of
services available, cheap for shared hosting.

> I'm looking for inexpensive web hosting to host my personal web site.  I would
> also like access to an nntp server to read a few newsgroups in the comp and sci
> hierarchies.  Does anyone know of a company that offers both services together?
> I did a good amount of research on this and couldn't find any that do.
> Why do I want access to an nntp server?  Because (1) I don't have access to one
> through an ISP; (2) the free servers like free.teranews.com are incredibly
> slow; and (3) I don't want to read newsgroups on a web browser as with
> groups.google.com.

News.Individual.NET is one of the best around and free (no binaries of course).
You'll find the subscription sign up page via Google/Yahoo/MSN search engines.

  Thursday Nov 04 2004 07:31:01 PM EST
He looked at me as if I were a side dish he hadn't ordered.
		-- Ring Lardner

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