What is BBS (Bulletin Board System)? Definition
What does BBS stands for? The acronym BBS stands for Bulletin Board System.
What is BBS? Definition: BBS is a computer system for data exchange among a group of people sharing the same geographical area where files, messages and other useful information can be exchanged between users.
BBS was a popular communication system prior WWW between 1980s and 1990s. It was used by the old networks, which were exterminated by the Internet.
Most boards serve specific interest groups allowing users to dial into the system over a phone line or using a terminal program in rder to perform functions as downloading software or data, uploading data, playing games, reading news, and exchanging messages with other users.