July 20, 2018 · Comments Off on Juiced.GS Concentrate: BBS

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This 23-page PDF looks at the history of BBSs through a review of BBS: The Documentary and an interview with its director, Jason Scott. Mike Whalen then demonstrates how to use an Apple II to "dial" into a BBS via telnet, host a telnet, or use the WiModem232 to achieve wireless dial-up capacity. Kelvin Sherlock also takes us behind the scenes of how he ported ProLine to the cloud, running a BBS off Amazon's servers.

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Bulletin board systems saw their heyday before the Internet, but they're still going strong thanks to adapting to new software and hardware. This 23-page PDF looks at the history of BBSs through a review of BBS: The Documentary and an interview with its director, Jason Scott. Mike Whalen then demonstrates how to use an Apple II to "dial" into a BBS via telnet, host a telnet, or use the WiModem232 to achieve wireless dial-up capacity. Kelvin Sherlock also takes us behind the scenes of how he ported ProLine to the cloud, running a BBS off Amazon's servers.

This content was originally published in Juiced.GS:

  • Volume 11, Issue 1 (March 2006)
  • Volume 11, Issue 4 (December 2006)
  • Volume 22, Issue 1 (March 2017)
  • Volume 22, Issue 2 (June 2017)
  • Volume 22, Issue 4 (December 2017)
  • Volume 23, Issue 1 (March 2018)

This PDF references free software that is included with your purchase and is also available separately.

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23

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