bulletin board system


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Related to bulletin board system: bbs, CompuServe, Computerized Bulletin Board System
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Synonyms for bulletin board system

a computer that is running software that allows users to leave messages and access information of general interest

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Bryant's Creating Successful Bulletin Board Systems (Addison Wesley, $39.95) comes highly recommended by the Association of Online Professionals (AOP).
There are many university machines, numerous public access Unlx sites, and a lot of local bulletin board systems including FIDO, Waffle, and Pcboard that carry Usenet News.
A front-end mailer, such as Front Door, BinkleyTerm, or d'Bridge, answers the phone for the bulletin board system. If the caller is a human, the call is transferred to the bulletin board system so the human can read mail, download files, play games, or whatever.
Back in the days when my access consisted of a couple of BBS (bulletin board system) sites and a 300-baud modem, I was into the hardcore hacker news and online message boards.
According to the New York daily News, The Well, or Whole Earth Electronic Link, was first started by 'Whole Earth Catalog' editor Stewart Brand and former Google.org director Larry Brilliant as a pay-for dial-up bulletin board system in 1985.
Lake Forest, CA, February 27, 2012 --(PR.com)-- While the modern Internet message board bears little resemblance to its progenitor, the BBS or, bulletin board system, online-forum software developers have done little to incorporate the advancements of Web 2.0 technology.
* BBS forums: Information was seeded in more than 50 relevant bulletin board system forums to encourage interest.
Predictors of electronic bulletin board system use in older adults.
However, Witney did not criticise the UK's decision just as he had not criticised Spain and Hungary's decision for not taking part in the EDA's defence public procurement electronic bulletin board system. He describes the EDA as an example of variable geometry in the EU, in which member states have the right to participate or not as they wish.
Its ticker symbol on the OTC Bulletin Board System was recently changed from NVAO to NVBF.
While Tim Taylor, technology coordinator of the Marion School District in Ark., appreciates the ease of listservs, he sticks with a tried-and-true e-mail and electronic bulletin board system called FirstClass that his district has used since 1995.
* Coffee Shop -- bulletin board system, links to professional newsletters, a recommended reading list, and an on-line business card tool.
Easy File Sharing Web Server also provides a Bulletin Board System (Forum).
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