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/nee'wis/, /n[y]oo'is/ or /n[y]ooz/ Network extensible Window System.

Many hackers insist on the two-syllable pronunciations above as a way of distinguishing NeWS from news (the netnews software).




(1) See Usenet and syndication format.

(2) (NeWS) (Network Extensible Windowing Support) A networked windowing system (similar to X Windows) from Sun that renders PostScript fonts on screen the way they print on a PostScript printer.
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Community leaders, like Anni Chung, President/CEO of multi-service non-profit Self-Help For The Elderly recently stated in a testimonial for the newscast, "We cannot imagine the Bay Area without KTSF news.
With that in mind, the newscasts these stations are airing at 7 are substantially different from what they put on the air at 5.
Just because a newscast shuns sensationalism and celebrity journalism doesn't make it a better newscast if it doesn't do an adequate job of informing its viewers about the events of the day that influence their lives.
During the past year, WavePhore has successfully sold its popular Newscast Today service to independent government agencies.
Thus, in many markets, the local newscast started to expand -- to a half-hour before the evening network news, then an hour, and in many markets to 90 minutes in the early evening and several other times throughout the day.
As part of its ongoing strategy to further compete in the marketplace and bring news that matters to viewers, NBC4 Southern California today announced several changes to its newscasts.
Some critics suggest Couric's persona lacks the gravitas to anchor an evening newscast.
We are excited to be joining forces with KVBC in launching this 1-hour newscast," commented Rob Weisbord, General Manager of KVWB.
Whitaker says the change in affiliation will not affect the kind of newscast the station presents.
Some believe the KARZ broad cast could garner an audience much as KLRT-TV, Channel 16, did when it began broadcasting a newscast in 2004.
newscast in August and moved it back an hour, going head-to-head with entertainment programs on the other networks.