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The Associated Press (AP) is a U.S.-based not-for-profit news agency headquartered in New York City.
CompuServe CB Simulator was the first dedicated online chat service that was widely available to the public.
CBterm/C64, commonly referred to as CBterm, is a terminal emulator for the Commodore 64, authored by Christopher "Chrisdos" Dunn.
The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.
The Commodore 64, also known as the C64 or the CBM 64, is an 8-bit home computer introduced in January 1982 by Commodore International (first shown at the Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas, January 7–10, 1982).
CompuServe (CompuServe Information Service, also known by its initialism CIS) was the first major commercial online service provider in the United States.
Digital Equipment Corporation, also known as DEC and using the trademark Digital, was a major American company in the computer industry from the 1950s to the 1990s.
Electronic mail (email or e-mail) is a method of exchanging messages ("mail") between people using electronic devices.
Good Morning America (GMA) is an American morning television show that is broadcast on ABC.
Heathkit is the brand name of kits and other electronic products produced and marketed by the Heath Company.
InfoWorld (formerly The Intelligent Machines Journal) is an information technology media business.
International Data Group, Inc. (IDG) is a Chinese-owned, American-based media, data and marketing services and venture capital organization.
Lincoln Park Zoo is a zoo located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois.
A microcomputer is a small, relatively inexpensive computer with a microprocessor as its central processing unit (CPU).
Online dating (or Internet dating) is a system that enables people to find and introduce themselves to new personal connections over the Internet, usually with the goal of developing personal, romantic, or sexual relationships.
An online service provider can, for example, be an Internet service provider, an email provider, a news provider (press), an entertainment provider (music, movies), a search engine, an e-commerce site, an online banking site, a health site, an official government site, social media, a wiki, or a Usenet newsgroup.
Something most often seen in massively multiplayer online role-playing games, online weddings date all the way back to the beginning of online communities and early online games such as MUDs.
PC Magazine (shortened as PCMag) is an American computer magazine published by Ziff Davis.
The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum is a nature museum located in Chicago, Illinois.
People is an American weekly magazine of celebrity and human-interest stories, published by Meredith Corporation.
Programmed Data Processor (PDP), referred to by some customers, media and authors as "Programmable Data Processor, is a term used by the Digital Equipment Corporation from 1957 to 1990 for several lines of minicomputers.
A pseudonym or alias is a name that a person or group assumes for a particular purpose, which can differ from their first or true name (orthonym).
Queens is the easternmost and largest in area of the five boroughs of New York City.
Run was an American computer magazine published monthly by IDG Communications with its first issue debuting in January 1984.
Run-length encoding (RLE) is a very simple form of lossless data compression in which runs of data (that is, sequences in which the same data value occurs in many consecutive data elements) are stored as a single data value and count, rather than as the original run.
A Special Interest Group (SIG) is a community within a larger organization with a shared interest in advancing a specific area of knowledge, learning or technology where members cooperate to affect or to produce solutions within their particular field, and may communicate, meet, and organize conferences.
Starsky & Hutch is an American action television series, which consisted of a 70-minute pilot movie (originally aired as a Movie of the Week entry) and 92 episodes of 50 minutes each.
A sysop (an abbreviation of system operator) is an administrator of a multi-user computer system, such as a bulletin board system (BBS) or an online service virtual community.
The Teletype Model 33 is an electromechanical teleprinter designed for light-duty office.
A terminal emulator, terminal application, or term, is a program that emulates a video terminal within some other display architecture.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Phil Donahue Show, also known as Donahue, is an American television talk show hosted by Phil Donahue that ran for 26 years on national television.
The Transactor was a computer magazine directed at users of Commodore home computers.
Zebra Three is a radio code name, more accurately known as a call sign, given by the fictional "Bay City, California" police department of the iconic 1970s television series Starsky & Hutch to Robbery-Homicide Division detectives David Starsky and Kenneth "Hutch" Hutchinson; the BCPD was loosely based upon the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD).
20/20 is an American television newsmagazine that has been broadcast on ABC since June 6, 1978.
8-bit is also a generation of microcomputers in which 8-bit microprocessors were the norm.