Now, There's A Way To Trim The Bulletin Board Bills

Electronic bulletin boards are some of the most popular destinations on the Information Highway. Numbering about 60,000 today, the boards are often dedicated to a specific interest, such as UFOs, model railroads, or Irish culture. But because the systems are usually simple setups--you need just a PC and a couple of modems--people wanting to dial in usually have to pay for direct, long-distance phone calls.

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