Free Usenet servers have seen their numbers dwindle as demand for (and the sheer cost of) resources has continued to increase. They have become less reliable, more unstable, and far slower than paid options.
On top of that, they tend to have short binary retention periods (only a few months) and they do not usually provide an SSL certificate to improve security and maintain anonymity.
The solution? Well, you can always get free Usenet trials and just use them one after the other to download Terabytes worth of data for more than four months. We’ve picked out the safer options in this article: well-known brands that have been reviewed either by ourselves or our peers.
- We also picked out the best Usenet providers of 2018