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  1. a portmanteau of "user" and "network", is a world-wide distributed Internet discussion system

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 4, 2008
  2. evolved from the general purpose UUCP architecture of the same name

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  3. conceived by Duke University graduate students Tom Truscott and Jim Ellis in 1979

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  4. Users read and post public messages (called articles or posts, and collectively termed news) to one or more categories, known as newsgroups

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 4, 2008
  5. The "Big Nine" hierarchies of Usenet
    The "Big Nine" hierarchies of Usenet

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