Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2005 09:59:18 -0500
Reply-To: "Chang Y. Chung" <chang_y_chung@HOTMAIL.COM>
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From: "Chang Y. Chung" <chang_y_chung@HOTMAIL.COM>
Subject: Re: OT: PC newsreaders and top- vs. bottom-posting
On Tue, 18 Jan 2005 23:07:39 +1100, Scott
>Two quick off-topic questions:
>1. Can you recommend a good PC-based newsreader? I've downloaded most of
>the freeware newsreaders, but just haven't had the time to go thru each one.
>Your recommendation, esp. if seconded by others, will help focus my testing.
>Prefer freeware, but cheap if good will also work.
>2. Is there a consensus between top- vs. bottom-posting in this newsgroup?
>I've been top-posting, mainly cuz OE makes it easier to do this. But it
>seems like most of the MVP-ers bottom-post.
I recently switched to Mozilla Thunderbird
(http://texturizer.net/thunderbird/), and I am very happy with it. It lets
me access to my gmail account (POP), get RSS feeds, and subscribe news
groups all at once. It encourages bottom-posting.