Last update: May 24th, 2018 0744 GMT

General info:

You may use this service as-is. There is no support whatshoever. Expect free read access to a selection of newsgroups, a ridiculous low retention (mostly hours instead of decades) and articlesize artificially capped. With a service reliabillity level of what can be called `best effort, within bounds'. In fact: this is a test environment, usually geograpically dispersed across two locations. So in a nutshell: bunny lurkers should look at commercial parties $elsewhere.

General Data Protection Regulation:

Last updated: 24 May 2018. staff is responsible for the processing of personal data as can be read in this privacy statement and can be reached at email address This website processes personal data compromising IP address, visit timestamps, refferrer header and requested url. Use of the NNTP service is logged as well, compromising timestamp, IP address and requested article message-ID. Visitors or users are expected to be over sixteen. Otherwise it's assumed their caretakers overview online activities. All collected data may be retained for up to twelve days, but is usually thrown away after three days. Collected webdata only serves to visualize daily requests. Datalogs of the usenet service are used in debugging sessions. Only staff has access to logfiles and data is not given to third parties. Unless requested by law enforcement and, if applicable or possible, after a full legal procedure to which (ultimately) must be complied with. Complaints or violations can be filed via the Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens on . All possible measures to prevent misuse or unwanted disclosure are taken. Indications that this is not the case are welcome via the afore mentioned email address.