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From:   Ken Arnold
Date:   25 March 1998
Subject:   Try the Best BG Server for No Charge

GamesGrid is pleased to announce that we have removed the time limits on
guest accounts.  Anyone with Windows 95 or NT is welcome to download the
software from and try out our service for as long as
they like.

Since GamesGrid Backgammon moved its server to a triple T-3 located
adjacent to the MAE east we have had plenty of extra bandwith for those
with a good connection into that area.  Also , the server cluster runs
only 5 -21 % utilized with 200 players online, so there is plenty of CPU
to go around.

The client offers advanced features for play, chat, and the serious study
of backgammon.  The top players are very strong, as good as those on any
server.  You will find that GamesGrid combines the best features of fibs
and Netgammon and then some.

Ken Arnold, President of CyberArts
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FIBS vs. GamesGrid  (Bob Stringer, May 2000) 
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FIBS--Original announcement  (Andreas Schneider, July 1992) 
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GameDesire  (Maciej Mróz, Sept 2004) 
GameSite2000--Announcment  (GameSite 2000, Jan 2000) 
Games4Dollars  (Info Team, Apr 2004) 
GamesGrid vs FIBS  (Jim Cochrane, Jan 1999) 
GamesGrid--Announcement  (CyberArts Inc., June 1996) 
GamesGrid--Comparison to FIBS  (Ken Arnold, May 1997) 
GamesGrid--Second version  (Ken Arnold, Sept 1996) 
GamesGrid--Update  (Ken Arnold, Mar 1998) 
Gammon Empire--Announcement  (Jerry, Nov 2004) 
Gammon11  (sirkaber, May 2006) 
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ItsYourTurn--Announcement  (Tom Buhrman, Sept 1999)  (mccm1976, May 2006) 
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NOBS  (Lou Poppler+, Aug 1996) 
Overview  (chinaski+, June 2008) 
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Playmaker World--Announcement  (Michael Crane, Nov 2001) 
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Ratings comparison  (Daniel Murphy, Aug 1999) 
Richard's Play-by-E-mail Server  (Richard Rognlie, May 1997) 
TrueMoneygames--Announcement  (TrueMoneygames Info, Apr 2002) 
VOG  (Glenn+, Feb 2000) 
Where to play for money  (mginat+, May 2006) 
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