screen name


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screen name

Another term for username found in certain programs, such as those from AOL, AIM, Netscape and CompuServe. See username.
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Although some of these screen names seem a little self indulging, it's all in good fun.
They cannot post to any non-company chat room, message board, or blog comments about Whole Foods, its competitors or vendors "under their name, anonymously, under a screen name, or communicating through another person."
This is a special edition from AOL and offers protection against viruses, spyware and intruders, at no extra charge to users with a free AOL or AIM screen name.
His comments came after the FTC revealed that Whole Foods CEO John Mackey had posted derogatory comments about Wild Oats on Internet message boards under the screen name "Rahodeb."
If you use e-mail, include your electronic screen name.
Someone had given me and my BFF this guy's screen name at school (he has funny profiles), so we IMed him.
Rapp, posting a long, calmly worded defense under the screen name "Whiteboy Spice," called such allegations "false and specious." And the poster, "MJohnson05," said he never suggested that Rapp had done anything wrong.
When you sign up at Furl.net, you get five gigabytes of storage space and choose a screen name and a password.
Matt Leto, 20, also known by his screen name Zyos, is no ordinary gamer.
By sending an instant message to screen name "WSJOline," those using the AOL and AIM services will have access to continually updated summaries of business and technology news, as well as company headlines and stock quotes.
All you have to do is register by creating a screen name and password of at least six characters, and you'll be able to create various screenplays and access them for printing and editing from the main account screen.
By sending an instant message to screen name "WSJOnline," those using the AOL and AIM services will have access to continually updated summaries of top business and technology news, as well as the latest company headlines and stock quotes.