Posted on 01-04-2015 23:59 by The Easter Bunny
Easter is around the corner. We would like to celebrate this holiday with you and make it eggtastic.
Our eggs are boiled, the paint is ready and we are in good spirit. With this good spirit comes a little eggstra we would like to give you. For the next week we would like to give you the opportunity to eggstend your account with a 20% discount.
Isn't that eggcellent?!As of right now until the 8th of April (12:00 CET), we offer you a massive 20% discount on your next order.
Have a lovely Easter and good luck finding all the hidden eggs!
Posted on 30-03-2015 10:00 by Nick Elshof
Today we will release a new version of the software that is running on our platform. In order to make this change as smooth as possible, we decided to change the IP address you connect to. We simply changed the IP addresses our domain (reader.usenetbucket.com) resolves to, so that you will connect to the new IP address once your computer/router flushes your DNS cache. If we wanted to keep the old IP address, we faced some downtime (about 30 minutes) in order to complete the switch, therefore we chose to simply change the IP address and let the DNS, for which it is intended, solve the rest.
As of this morning, you will be connecting to another IP address in order to log in to our platform. If you are connecting straight to our IP address, in stead of using 'reader.usenetbucket.com', it is strongly advised to switch as soon as possible:
New IP addresses:
reader.usenetbucket.com (IPv4) => 126.96.36.199
reader.usenetbucket.com (IPv6) => 2001:67c:174:101::1003
reader-ipv6.usenetbucket.com (IPv6 only)=> 2001:67c:174:101::1003
We have created a separate domain for IPv6 traffic. Some clients are unable to make the switch (between IPv4/IPv6) automatically on 'reader.usenetbucket.com'. We have tested the new software for a couple of months now, so there should not be a change in your Usenet experience. If you notice something different, please let us know, so that we can have a closer look.
Please mind: if you are using SSL connections and your DNS cache is flushed while you are connected, it is possible that you will receive a SSL error/notification. Please simply disconnect all of your connections, close your client and try again.
Posted on 20-02-2015 16:36 by Benjamin de Bos
As of today, you are able to purchase UsenetBucket Gift Cards. Our UsenetBucket Gift Card is the
opportunity to give someone the great experience of UsenetBucket. You
are able to purchase a Gift Card which will fit any kind of celebration.
You can choose different types of templates depending on the
celebration. You can even add a personal message on the Gift Card.
Once you have completed the order process, you will receive the Gift Card by e-mail. The only thing you need to do is print it and wrap it of course.
You are able to buy a UsenetBucket Gift Card, using the following Purchase Gift Card page.