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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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Also, electronic funds transfer offers several distinct benefits to an agency's clients, helping to solidify the customer relationship.
Today's businessperson intent on using electronic contracts would be well advised to seek out an attorney experienced in ESIGN, UETA, and the other commercial laws of his or her state.
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electronically imaging hard copy documents to an electronic storage media; or 2.
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