Last Updated: Feb 14, 2017
Athenanews is no longer is business - this review is for historical purposes - Check out our best Usenet provider list instead.
AthenaNews offered discounted pricing for six and twelve month membership due to their longer duration.
AthenaNews did not provide any free trial to new users.
The first package they offered, 1GB daily for $5.95 per month, remained unchanged until the 2004 when 2GB and 5GB were introduced, costing $9.95 and $19.95 per month respectively.
AthenaNews connection speeds depend on the package you’ll choose. They had server locations within the US.
The old website of AthenaNews does not provide any technical information about their service.
AthenaNews is no longer existing today, which is why it’s impossible to test their service. However, according to the packages they offered, it seemed like they could have been a good Usenet provider.
Customer support available for AthenaNews is via email.
The AthenaNews are not active anymore, but according the 30GB per month for $5.95 sounded like a solid offer. Here’s a list of the Best Usenet Providers that you can choose from.