Community Memory

Community Memory was the first public computerized bulletin board system. Established in 1973 in Berkeley, California, it used an SDS 940 timesharing system in San Francisco connected via a 110 baud link to a teleprinter at a record store in Berkeley to let users enter and retrieve messages. Individuals could place messages in the computer and then look through the memory for a specific notice.
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  • Online Message Forums: A Tale of the Past, Present & Future

    … the software needed to get better as well, thus online message forums that we know about today were born. Popular forum software development platforms like PhpBB, vBulletin and others were created so that internet users can download and install a message forum of their own. Online message forums become the first known social networking system…

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