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bulletin board

Also, electronic bulletin board. A computer service that provides facilities for people to leave messages by phone or telecomputing. For example, The National Writers Union has a bulletin board through which members communicate via their modems . Both the device and the term, alluding to the older board for posting notices, date from the late 1970s.
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Bulletin boards tend to be much easier to use than the Internet, and most well-run local BBS's include basic Internet mail services for members.
But he says that the bulletins can help subscribers ward off crime by taking defensive measures.
In New York City, neurochemist David Reiss is a volunteer section leader for Compuserve's MS group; in Washington DC, INSIDE MS columnist Laura Cooper answers questions about civil rights issues on Prodigy's disabilities bulletin board; and, in Virginia, the effort of health educator Elin Silveous were instrumental in creating the new relationship between the National MS Society's Information Resource Center and subscribers to America Online.
The new mobile app will optimize the Bulletin Messenger suite to include mobile data capabilities, allowing customers to manage bulk and enterprise messaging from their phone anytime, anywhere.
Law Bulletin Publishing also charges LRP with engaging in "deceptive acts" and giving "false and misleading information.
It is hoped that the FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin will serve in making available, to law enforcement officers everywhere, subject matter of interest to them and of aid to progressive law enforcement.
The company's one-page bulletin features mold temperature control units, multi-zone hot water units, portable air and water cooled chillers, and positive/negative pressure hot oil and water temperature control systems.
us) has been up and running since March, yet already has surpassed the electronic bulletin board in the types and amount of information offered.
Bucks emphasized that Bulletin 95-1 did not constitute an MTC recommendation to the States.
California Library Association Bulletin, 2(2), 117-118.
In addition to its success in the recent Anti-Virus Comparative test, ESET NOD32 continued its eight-year streak in securing a top rank in Virus Bulletin competitive testing against a diverse range of products.
12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Bulletin, a leading provider of cloud-based mobile messaging Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), and iiNet, Australia's second-largest DSL ISP, today announced a new partnership to provide Bulletin Messenger, a cutting-edge mobile messaging service, to iiNet's Home and Small Office, Medium Business as well as Corporate and Government customers.
Beginning in the first quarter of 2004, the Bulletin will be enhanced and published four times a year.
For each apartment community with 20 or more units, the bulletin lists the total number of calls, the number of units at the community, and the ratio of calls for service or crimes per unit.
The Department of Labor's Interpretive Bulletin 96-1, Participant Investment Education, released June 11, removes roadblocks for companies that provide financial guidance to their employees on 401(k) and other pension plans.