Re: Stats for the last 7 days (was OT: Usenet stats)
Each time we run a stat page I'm amazed that there are so many
folks who don't know how to set their computer's clock. I can't
believe that we have that many British correspondents.
The numbers are skewed by Google. If you check the headers of any
Google Groups (G2) poster, you'll see that the timezone is set to
0000 no matter what the poster's actual location is.
- Re: Stats for the last 7 days (was OT: Usenet stats)
... folks who don't know how to set their computer's clock. ... believe that we have that many British correspondents. ... The numbers are skewed by Google. ... Each time we run a stat page I'm amazed that there are so many folks who ...
- Re: did you know...
... There's nothing folks like more than passing judgment on.... ... there's this thing called Usenet. ... "Google Groups" wrappers around all those old as hell Usenet lists. ... it's nice to have the stars. ...
- [FS] Oscilloscope - 350Mhz - 2 Channels
... Google Groups is but *one* way of accessing USENET ... Most folks DON'T SEE USENET THE WAY YOU SEE IT. ... Posting an ad to a group ...
- Re: s virtues and vices, and other performance tales (was: Probably bug - please verify (8.6b1))
... for [clock] calculations depend nowadays on lots of stuff ... afterwards (procs and globals). ... Google Groups: the whole group is squashed into an empty string in ...