Saturday, February 20, 2010

64-bit binary news readers?

I wondered if there were any news readers that might take advantage of 64-bit processors and Windows 7 64-bit. The answer is yes, at least with News Bin Pro.

A banned news group?

I had seen a reference to a group in another news group. Neither of my news providers carry the group, so perhaps it is banned. Now, searching with Google, it looks like a news group that I would not want to see anyway, given the topic mentioned. There are several ways to check groups online. One is with There are some other sites that list news groups, at least. The news group I had seen seems to be valid, not carried by my two news providers, and now seems to be a non-interesting topic (although from binsearch, that was not obvious).