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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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traded on OTC Electronic Bulletin Board Symbol (ADCM.
The electronic bulletin board, called Marlinspike, is accessible by telephone from computers with modems.
Topics for the electronic bulletin board discussion will be selected by Travel & Leisure editors, and will change regularly to keep conversations lively and timely.
They simply dial up the company's electronic bulletin board, known as the Technical Access Bulletin Service, or TABS.
The Corporation's common stock is quoted on and traded through the OTC Electronic Bulletin Board under the symbol "EMCF".
The OTC Electronic Bulletin Board is operated by the Nasdaq Stock Market Incorporated.
IRP-BBS provides users with access to electronic filing and other common electronic bulletin board services.
Secure Netwerks has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission and, following the spin-off, intends to have an application filed for its shares to trade on the NASD electronic bulletin board.
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