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MUDs and MOOs

  • By: Lori Kendall
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

MUDs and MOOs are computer programs that allow multiple users from remote locations to interact with the program and communicate with each other. The acronym MUD originally stood for Multi-User Dungeon, and is also sometimes translated as Multi-User Dimension or Multi-User ...

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