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Washington Apple Pi TCS Conferences

The TCS is set up as a series of "conferences" devoted to broad themes, and within each conference a number of bulletin boards focus on more specific topics. As of Oct. 1, 1996, there were eight conferences:

  1. General Conference
  2. Apple II and /// Conference
  3. Macintosh Conference
  4. Classified Ads
  5. Global General Conference
  6. Global Apple II Conference
  7. Global Macintosh Conference
  8. Global Miscellany Conference

1 - General Conference

         
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_______________________ Boards Preferred ________________________
  1>..Pi Activities Board          17>..The Sports Line
  2>..Pi Journal                   18>..Pi Volunteers
  3>..Pi Office Questions          19>..Pets and Animals
  4>..Heard any good jokes?        20>..IBM & Clones
  5>..Public Access Networks       21>..Computer Music
  6>..World Events                 22>..Pi Educators
  7>..The Scene/Reviews            23>..The Columbia Slice Board
  8>..Other Computers              24>..Metro Living
  9>..Music Groups/Performers      25>..StockSIG Online
 10>..Cheers                       26>..Science & Technology
 11>..The Open Road                27>..Cycling
 12>..Micro Industry Report        28>..Open Forum
 13>..TCS Comments & Suggestions   29>..Hobbies & Crafts
 14>..The Gourmet                  30>..Explorer Service & Internet
 15>..Annapolis Slice Board
 16>..Lawyers SIG
         

2 - Apple II Conference

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           !                        !   Welcome to the Apple II Conference.
           !____      ____      ____!      Here is the Conference to share
       XXXXXXXXX!    !    !    ! XXXXXXXXX   and enjoy all of the exciting
   XXXXXXXXXXXXX!    !    !   XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  world of Apple II/III computing.
 XXXXX        XX!    !    XXXXXXXX        XXXXX  Whether a novice or an old
XXXX            !    !XXXXXXXX !            XXXX  hand, a II, a III, or a IIGS
XXXX            !    XXXXXX    !            XXXX  user,this Conference is
XXXX            ! XXXXXXXX!    !            XXXX  dedicated to the Apple II
 XXXXX        XXXXXXXX    !    !XX        XXXXX  and the Apple III:
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       XXXXXXXXX!    !____!    !_XXXXXXXXXX               II Infinitum!!!
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             graphic by mark spaeth                 dale smith, apple ii wizop
         
_______________________ Boards Preferred ________________________
  1>..Telecommunications             7>..Graphics & Hypermedia
  2>..ShareWare/PD Software          8>..Entertainment & Education
  3>..Networking & Conversion        9>..Applications Software
  4>..Hardware & Peripherals        10>..Apple II Cafe
  5>..Programming & Shells          11>..Apple III
  6>..System Software & Utilities
         

3 - Macintosh Conference

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_______________________ Boards Preferred ________________________
  1>..HyperCard                    16>..The Virus Board
  2>..Telecommunications           17>..Shareware & PD Software
  3>..Programming Languages        18>..Newton/MessagePad Board
  4>..Professional Software        19>..PowerBook/Duo Board
  5>..DAs/FKeys/Utilities          20>..QuickTime and Multimedia
  6>..Word Processors/DPub         21>..B.I.T.H.E.A.D.
  7>..Entertainment & Education
  8>..Macintosh Union
  9>..Graphics & Design Software
 10>..Peripherals
 11>..The Rumor Manager
 12>..Inside Macintosh
 13>..Macintosh System
 14>..Federal Gov't SIG
 15>..Mac Hardware
         

4 - Classified Ads

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_______________________ Boards Preferred ________________________
  1>..Auto/Motorcycle Etc.         16>..Yard-Lawn-Farm Implements
  2>..Household Furnishings        17>..Pets & Animals
  3>..Household Misc.              18>..Apple /// Items
  4>..Apple // Software            19>..IBM & Clone Items
  5>..Apple // Hardware            20>..Apple IIGS Software
  6>..Apple // Miscellaneous       21>..Apple IIGS Hardware
  7>..Macintosh Software           22>..Apple IIGS Miscellaneous
  8>..Macintosh Hardware           23>..The Handyman Board
  9>..Macintosh Misc.              24>..Professional/Commercial Ads
 10>..Vacations & Resorts 
 11>..Employment Wanted 
 12>..Employment Offered 
 13>..Tutoring - Offered/Wanted
 14>..Not Otherwise Listed
 15>..Boats & Boating
         

5 - Global General Conference

         
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Welcome to Conference 5, a sampling of topics from the   ...  .########. ....
worldwide collection of Usenet newsgroups.  Messages    . .... ###      ......
here are shared with computer users around the world.   .    ..####### . .....
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_______________________ Boards Preferred ________________________
  1>..balt.general                 16>..news.answers
  2>..dc.biking                    17>..news.announce.newusers
  3>..dc.dining                    18>..alt.bbs.lists
  4>..dc.driving                   19>..alt.cad
  5>..dc.forsale                   20>..alt.cad.autocad
  6>..dc.general                   21>..alt.comp.hardware.homebuilt
  7>..dc.housing                   22>..comp.dcom.fax
  8>..dc.jobs                      23>..comp.dcom.modems
  9>..dc.music                     24>..comp.graphics.animation
 10>..dc.politics                  25>..comp.laser-printers
 11>..dc.redskins                  26>..comp.multimedia
 12>..dc.smithsonian               27>..comp.newprod
 13>..dc.test                      28>..comp.protocols.appletalk
 14>..va.general                   29>..comp.sources.postscript
 15>..alt.sports.football.pro.wash 30>..
         

6 - Global Apple II Conference

         
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schools, individuals, government and private agencies .     ..####### . ......
around the world.                                     .  . ...###..###    ....
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Boards on this conference cover Apple II, III, IIGS,   .      .######     ...
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_______________________ Boards Preferred ________________________
  1>..comp.sys.apple2              16>..comp.sys.powerpc
  2>..comp.sys.apple2.usergroups   17>..
  3>..comp.sys.apple2.marketplace  18>..
  4>..comp.sys.apple2.comm         19>..
  5>..comp.sys.apple2.gno          20>..
  6>..comp.sys.apple2.programmer   21>..
  7>..comp.emulators.apple2        22>..
  8>..comp.binaries.apple2         23>..alt.sys.mac.newuser-help
  9>..                             24>..alt.sources.mac
 10>..                             25>..comp.binaries.mac
 11>..comp.sys.newton.announce     26>..comp.sys.mac.wanted
 12>..comp.sys.newton.misc         27>..misc.forsale.computers.mac-s
 13>..comp.sys.newton.programmer   28>..misc.forsale.computers.mac-s
 14>..comp.binaries.newton         29>..misc.forsale.computers.mac-s
 15>..                             30>..misc.forsale.computers.mac-s
         

7 - Global Macintosh Conference

         
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Welcome to Conference 7, an extension into the global  . ..  .########. .....
community of Usenet.  Messages here are shared with   .  .... ##.  ### .......
schools, individuals, government and private agencies .     ......### . ......
around the world.                                     .  . ......###      ....
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Boards on this conference cover Macintosh and          .      ..###       ...
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_______________________ Boards Preferred ________________________
  1>..comp.sys.mac.announce        16>..comp.sys.mac.hardware.misc
  2>..comp.sys.mac.apps            17>..comp.sys.mac.hardware.storag
  3>..comp.sys.mac.comm            18>..comp.sys.mac.hardware.video
  4>..comp.sys.mac.databases       19>..comp.sys.mac.hypercard
  5>..comp.sys.mac.digest          20>..comp.sys.mac.misc
  6>..comp.sys.mac.games           21>..comp.sys.mac.oop.misc
  7>..comp.sys.mac.games.action    22>..comp.sys.mac.portables
  8>..comp.sys.mac.games.adventure 23>..comp.sys.mac.programmer.help
  9>..comp.sys.mac.games.announce  24>..comp.sys.mac.programmer.info
 10>..comp.sys.mac.games.flight-si 25>..comp.sys.mac.programmer.misc
 11>..comp.sys.mac.games.marketpla 26>..comp.sys.mac.programmer.tool
 12>..comp.sys.mac.games.misc      27>..comp.sys.mac.scitech
 13>..comp.sys.mac.games.strategic 28>..comp.sys.mac.system
 14>..comp.sys.mac.graphics        29>..comp.sys.mac.advocacy
 15>..comp.sys.mac.hardware        30>..
         

8 - Global Miscellany Conference

         
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Welcome to Conference 8, an extension into the global  . ..  ..###### . .....
community of Usenet.  Messages here are shared with   .  .... ###  ### .......
schools, individuals, government and private agencies .     ...###### . ......
around the world.                                     .  . ...###..###    ....
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Boards on this conference cover stuff we'd never       .      .######     ...
have imagined discussing on our own.   :)                .     ..  .    ...
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_______________________ Boards Preferred ________________________
  1>..alt.dear.whitehouse          16>..rec.arts.sf.reviews
  2>..alt.fandom.cons              17>..rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5
  3>..alt.humor.best-of-usenet     18>..rec.arts.startrek.current
  4>..alt.restaurants              19>..rec.arts.startrek.info
  5>..rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5.mode 20>..rec.arts.startrek.reviews
  6>..misc.consumers               21>..rec.audio.high-end
  7>..misc.fitness                 22>..rec.food.recipes
  8>..misc.handicap                23>..rec.humor.funny
  9>..misc.invest                  24>..rec.models.railroad
 10>..misc.taxes                   25>..rec.music.makers.synth
 11>..rec.arts.animation           26>..rec.travel
 12>..rec.arts.comics.misc         27>..soc.genealogy.computing
 13>..rec.arts.drwho               28>..soc.genealogy.methods
 14>..rec.arts.movies.reviews      29>..soc.genealogy.misc
 15>..rec.arts.sf.announce         30>..soc.genealogy.surnames