Newsgroup vs Retromoderate - What's the difference?

newsgroup | retromoderate |


As a noun newsgroup

is a repository on a computer network where people can post messages, usually about a single subject.

As a verb retromoderate is

(internet) to moderate (a newsgroup) by initially allowing all posts through and later issuing cancellations of those deemed unacceptable.

newsgroup

Noun

(en noun)
  • A repository on a computer network where people can post messages, usually about a single subject.
  • * 2003 , Sven Junghagen, Henrik C. J. Linderoth, Intelligent Management in the Knowledge Economy
  • Some of the users are 'old timers'; they have been around in the newsgroup for several years

    Synonyms

    * froup, newsfroup

    See also

    *Usenet

    retromoderate

    English

    Verb

    (retromoderat)
  • (Internet) To moderate (a newsgroup) by initially allowing all posts through and later issuing cancellations of those deemed unacceptable.
  • Synonyms

    * retromod