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ThunderNews Reaches 910 Days of Binary Retention
March 11th, 2011

ThunderNews.com now offers 910 days of retention on binaries, providing better service to members without any increase in price.

In yet another upgrade to the lightning fast, feature-rich premium Usenet access that ThunderNews provides, all customers will now receive additional access to their favorite subscribed newsgroups.

The 910 days of retention on binaries allows access to an expanded history of articles and follows another ThunderNews.com upgrade which now allows members to access Usenet with up to 50 simultaneous connections. The increase in connections gives users the tools to gain information faster than ever before. Each connection also employs 256 Bit SSL encryption which insures both privacy and security. These upgrades enhance the core features of ThunderNews.com’s 24/7 support, 99.9% completion and a free newsreader with any subscription or plan.

ThunderNews.com has long provided the Usenet community with lightning fast quality Usenet access at affordable pricing. These newly added features of both newsgroup binary retention and the increase to 50 simultaneous Usenet connections are all designed to add value to our overall customer experience.


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ThunderNews.com Features Increase To 50 Simultaneous Connections and 570 Days Retention
March 25th, 2010

ThunderNews.com now offers 570 days of retention on binaries alongside 50 lightning fast simultaneous connections, providing better service to members without any increase in price.

With recent storage upgrades, ThunderNews.com is proud to be able to offer members the benefits of a higher binary retention on all of the 107,000+ supported newsgroups; which is still growing by the day. The added features are automatically employed to all new and existing members. ThunderNews.com has an array of memberships and plans to meet almost any budget.

The 570 days of retention on binaries allows access to an expanded history of articles and follows another ThunderNews.com upgrade which now allows members to access Usenet with up to 50 simultaneous connections. The increase in connections gives users the tools to gain information faster than ever before. Each connection also employs 256 Bit SSL encryption which insures both privacy and security. These upgrades enhance the core features of ThunderNews.com’s 24/7 support, 99.9% completion and a free newsreader with any subscription or plan.

ThunderNews.com has long provided the Usenet community with lightning fast quality Usenet access at affordable pricing.  These newly added features of both newsgroup binary retention and the increase to 50 simultaneous Usenet connections are all designed to add value to our overall customer experience.


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ThunderNews extends USENET Status Updates to Social Networks
December 11th, 2009

ThunderNews.com, a leading provider of Usenet, has announced today that it will extend its services updates to include Facebook and Twitter. The two social networks will provide an additional channel to communicate to members as well as offer real-time updates.

These social network channels will solely be used to announce and follow up on general service upgrades and features.  For all other means of support, we encourage all ThunderNews members to utilize our 24/7 customer support section.

For years, ThunderNews.com has provided lightning fast USENET access to both the US and EU regions. ThunderNews.com is a leader in being a reliable USENET access provider with outstanding retention to over 100,000 newsgroups supported. ThunderNews is one of the few USENET providers who have extended service to the social network world.

“The core of our business is our excellent customer service. We believe we can help serve more of our members by providing another way for our members to get updates on our services through social networks. “ said Alexander Stewart, Communications Manager for ThunderNews.com.

You can follow ThunderNews on Facebook and/or follow ThunderNews on Twitter. These social networks will keep you in touch with what’s going on with current and future upgrades and notifications.

Do you have another social network that you think ThunderNews.com should consider? Leave a comment and let us know!


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Verizon Eliminates USENET Newsgroup Access
September 2nd, 2009

Verizon announced this week it would cease to provide newsgroup access to its customers.

Verizon is the latest ISP that has dropped USENET access to its customers. Since last year, Comcast, Time Warner Cable and AT&T have also discontinued USENET newsgroup access.

We invite all Verizon customers who wish to continue USENET newsgroup access to join Thundernews.

We are currently providing 20% off all Verizon members on any of our subscription plans. The discount is applicable to the lifetime of any of the subscription newsgroup access plans available.

Use the following coupon code at checkout: tn20tvs
Verizon had previously discontinued support of many newsgroups late last year. Notices were emailed to customers earlier this week announcing the discontinuation of Verizon newsgroup access.


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Discount for Comcast, Time Warner, Verizon and Sprint Customers
June 25th, 2008

ThunderNews is pleased to offer customers of Comcast, Time Warner, Verizon and Sprint the opportunity to upgrade to premium Usenet access at a 20% permanent discount on the monthly plan of your choice. Replace their service with ours and get long rentetion, great completion rates, excellent support and the option of SSL encrypted connections.

Join Now! and use discount code tn20tvs


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We Now Offer 3, 6 & 12 Month Term Accounts
February 19th, 2006

ThunderNews now offers accounts with 6 month terms. These accounts work just like our regular monthly accounts, but are offered at a discount. Many of you asked for longer term accounts and we listened!

You can JOIN NOW with a 6 month account at the 15 GB/Month, 30 GB/Month, 150 GB/Month 5 GB/Day and Unlimited /Month account levels as well as various 3 and 12 months accounts as well.

If you would like to upgrade your current account to a longer term account just contact our Support Team and they will be happy to assist.


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