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  • initialism computing North American Presentation Level Protocol Syntax, a graphics language for use with videotex services.


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  • I recall the furor back in the days of the NAPLPS-based Prodigy online system when some users poking around in a cache file discovered snippets of personal information.

    Trust Me, Baby 2005

  • Google videotex and you’ll see these same dinos thought * they* would be our online gatekeepers with stuff like NAPLPS.

    Why I’m not a joiner « BuzzMachine 2006


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