Story: Digital media and the internet

Russell Brown talks about newsgroups

As blogger and media commentator Russell Brown explains in this video, the Usenet newsgroups that were set up in the later 1980s provided a training ground in online discussions.

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Russell Brown, 'Digital media and the internet - The early days of the internet, 1990s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/interactive/43401/russell-brown-talks-about-newsgroups (accessed 9 April 2020)

Story by Russell Brown, published 22 Oct 2014