A company, originally known as Bolt, Beranek and Newman, Inc. (BBN), based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
BBN were awarded the original contract to build the ARPANET and have been extensively involved in Internet development. They are responsible for managing NNSC, CSNET, and NEARnet.
The language LOGO was developed at BBN, as was the BBN Butterfly supercomputer.
BBN Home (http://bbn.com/).
bboard bulletin board system
Digital Technology. bulletin board system. See bulletin board (def 2). a size of shot, 0.18 inches (0.46 cm) in diameter, fired from an air rifle or BB gun. Also called BB shot. shot of this size. Contemporary Examples While Achebe stayed with the BBS, my father left to head up the relief effort. Our Living […]
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abbreviation (in Britain) Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council