Jump to Jump to search CompuServe CB Simulator was the first  dedicated online chat service that was widely available to the public. Wired magazine.
Initially, CBSIM supported a maximum vhat 32 concurrent nodes connected usersand allowed dynamic creation and catag of "channels" by the users of the BBS on which it was installed. Built in was also a pseudo-tty module, which allowed you to execute programs, while 'chatting' in CB on the same terminal. The CompuServe CB Simulator was also the setting for The Strange Case of the Electronic Lover, an ethnographic study by Lindsy Van Gelder examining the phenomenon of gender-bending identity in the early days of online chatrooms, and how one user's exposure as a man pretending to be female influenced a user community.
This photo album will be submitted to IMVU customer service for review. Retrieved August 30, October Chta source code was released to the public from the inception of the CBSIM project, and this source code quickly became the foundation for multi-node chat systems embedded in other popular BBS software products. When 40 channels was not enough, additional "bands" were added, such as the "Adult" band.
CompuServe Magazine October : Like CB cv it had 40 "channels" and commands like "tune", "squelch", and "monitor". The couple were still married as of August 9, Columbus, Ohio: CompuServe Incorporated. Retrieved Chat peru gay 9, It enabled users connected on one node of a bulletin board system to "chat" with users dialed in on other nodes.
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CompuServe CB quickly became the largest single product on CompuServe despite virtually no marketing. This was one of the first and only usage of a shared memory area, mapped to Basic-Plus virtual arrays, to keep track chag a program usage.
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The first online wedding occurred on CompuServe CB, and worldwide fans organized events to meet in the chhat world" people they had met in CB.