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UPDATE: THIS FILE LAST EDITED 8-2005

NEWS

GROUPS

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A PUBLICATION FROM THE...

SIGHT LOSS

INFORMATION

DETECTIVE

.....ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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SHOULD THE READER WANT TO SUGGEST ANY ADDITIONS OR CORRECTIONS FOR THIS BULLETIN, PLEASE SEND YOUR IDEAS - GO TO LINK, SEND A MESSAGE, NEAR THE TOP OF THIS WEBPAGE.

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NOTE: THIS INFORMATION IS NOT INTENDED AS AN ENDORSEMENT OR RECOMMENDATION, AND IS PRESENTED SIMPLY AS A CONVENIENCE TO THE READER. BECAUSE OF THE CHANGING AVAILABILITY OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, THE COMPLETENESS OF THIS LISTING IS NOT GUARANTEED.

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THE OBJECTIVE OF THE USE-NET NEWS GROUPS NETWORK IS TO PROMOTE INTERNET GROUP DISCUSSION AMONG CONSUMERS WHO HAVE SIMILAR INTERESTS AND CONCERNS.

THIS WORLDWIDE NETWORK OF DISCUSSION GROUPS AND BULLETIN BOARDS CONSISTS OF TENS OF THOUSANDS OF NEWS GROUPS, EACH NAMED FOR THE TOPIC TO BE DISCUSSED BY THE GROUP.

ALSO, ANYONE ON THE INTERNET CAN READ ANY USE-NET NEWS GROUP POSTING OR ARCHIVE, PLUS, MOST INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER SUBSCRIPTIONS WILL INCLUDE A VARIETY OF POPULAR NEWS GROUPS ONE CAN JOIN.

TO FIND A VISION LOSS NEWS GROUP OF YOUR LIKING TRY USING THESE SEARCH TERMS AT THE URLS LISTED BELOW:

1. BLIND

2. LOW VISION

3. PARTIALLY SIGHTED

4. VISUALLY IMPAIRED

5. VISION DISABILITY

6. VISION HANDICAPPED

A. HARLEY HON MASTER LIST OF USENET NEWS GROUPS...

WWW.HARLEY.COM/USENET/

B. ALPHABETICAL NEWS GROUPS TOPIC INDEX...

WWW.TILE.NET

C. USENET INDEX...

HTTP://GROUPS.GOOGLE.COM

D. WEBSITE NEWS GROUPS REFERRALS...

AT WEBSITES OF INTEREST WATCH FOR LINKS TO RELATED NEWS GROUPS

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BELOW ARE THE THREE TO FOUR LETTERS FOLLOWED BY A DOT CATEGORY ABBREVIATIONS USED BY MOST NEWS GROUPS:

BIS. = BUSINESSES

COM. = COMPUTERS AND ENGINEERING

MIS. = MISCELLANEOUS

REC. = RECREATIONAL AND HOBBIES

SCI. = SCIENCE

SOC. = SOCIETY AND SOCIAL LIFE

TALK. = DISCUSSION AND DEBATE

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