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The Electronic Bulletin Board: Appropriate Technology

Educational Technology Volume 30, Number 7, ISSN 0013-1962


Discussion of electronic mail and computer-mediated communication focuses on local bulletin board systems (BBSs) that run on microcomputers. Uses in education and businesses are described, computer requirements and costs are outlined, bulletin board software is discussed, and echo networking is explained. (Four references) (LRW)


Hudspeth, D. (1990). The Electronic Bulletin Board: Appropriate Technology. Educational Technology, 30(7), 40-43. Retrieved July 12, 2020 from .

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