• Fidonet echos via your Telegram app!

    From August Abolins@2:221/6 to All on Sun Feb 28 19:21:30 2021
    Hi All!

    The following Fidonet echos are available with the Telegram app for your smartphone or tablet (and even your DESKTOP pc if you like):

    ASIAN_LINK - ASIAN_LINK is a friendly international Fidonet chat echo. All are welcome to participate.

    AUDIO - FIDONET: Audio Unlimited is for the discussion of amateur and professional audio design, techniques, equipment and anything else audio related.

    CHAT - FIDONET: A general chat/discussion group. https://t.me/joinchat/Suaubh6lB15XdkGt

    COFFEE_KLATSCH - FIDONET: A general discussion echo. https://t.me/joinchat/R-fzkUrjKxsKKTw7

    DOOM - FIDONET: If you like the game DOOM, or any similar games, this echo is for you. Topics include modem/network support (for multi-player games), playing techniques, technical information and reviews of new levels. Other 3D games are also on topic.

    DOORGAMES - Fidonet: DOORGAMES is all about BBS door games and related discussions. Anything related to BBS door games is on topic here. This echo is open to both users and sysops alike.

    DOS - FIDONET: General discussion on Disk Operating Systems like MS-DOS, FreeDOS, DR-DOS and like systems. Discusion around DOSBox and DOSEMU are also on topic.

    ESSNASA - ESSNASA is a Fidonet echo for Earth & Space Science announcements and discussion plus NASA info.

    FIDONET.TELEGRAM - A place for discussing accessing Fidonet using Telegram, and for modest experimentation. Language: English


    FIDO_UTIL - FIDONET: General discussion of Fidonet-related utilities for sysops including replacements for existing software currently abandoned by developers.

    FUTURE4FIDO - FIDONET: Discussion of new and future Fidonet technologies. https://t.me/joinchat/SV_BQ0XcbSRoP4bt

    MOVIES - FIDONET: Movies & TV Entertainment https://t.me/joinchat/Vr2aQGPP8x2Ntw7r

    MUSIC - FIDONET: Discussion of all types of music. https://t.me/joinchat/UtypMiJ0S0vQnu9t

    TAGLINES - FIDONET: Tagline discussion and swapping. Feel free to share (or take) any taglines for use in offline readers or in any way you like.

    TUXPOWER - FIDONET: Linux & related batch scripting in any language. https://t.me/joinchat/RLI5gLJrHo6IIuzL

    Supports every platform!

    Telegram supports Mobile devices (Android, iOS), and the desktop (Windows, Mac, Linux, macOS). There are also Web app versions (Web-version, Chrome app, React)

    What it looks like on the desktop.

    Sample screenshot of the Telegram desktop:


    Cool factor and convenience!

    You can use Telegram on all your devices at the same time - your messages sync seamlessly across any number of your phones, tablets or computers.

    Get started in just 2 simple steps:

    [1] Install the Telegram app of your choice (anyone of the above links will take you to your app choices)

    [2] Join any of the echos above by visiting their links!

    Now supports taglines, welcome, and signatures! :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::

    Just open a chat with the Fido2telegram bot, and send a message with %HELP to get the complete User Guide!

    * Origin: nntp://news.fidonet.fi (2:221/6.0)