TLAs from BAA through BZZ
- Bulletin Board Service
- Bulletin Board System
A dail-in network of computers maintaining a computerized bulletin board. In my
humble opinion: This should be considered to be the parent of the WWW because
it provided the first world-wide access to freeware and shareware programs,
acted as a global e-mail service and supported news. The BBS-provider was what
the internet-provider is today.
- Bits Per Second
- Bytes Per Second
Transfer-rate specification of a communication line. See also CPS.
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