MB

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AcronymDefinition
MBMercedes-Benz
MBMegabyte
MBMaster Bedroom
MBMegabit
MBMedia Bureau (Federal Communications Commission)
MBMolecular Biology
MBMaybe
MBMotherboard
MBMainboard (UK)
MBModified By
MBMessage Board
MBMiami Beach (Florida)
MBManitoba, Canada
MBMain Battery
MBMyrtle Beach
MBManagement Board
MBManaged Backup (remote computer file backup)
MBMartinique
MBMuy Bien
MBManila Bulletin
MBMario Brothers (game)
MBMerit Badge (Boy Scouts of America)
MBMemory Backup (SONET)
MBManhattan Beach
MBMoody Blues (band)
MBMennonite Brethren
MBMilton Bradley
MBMacBeth
MBMichelle Branch
MBMilitary Base
MBMonza e Della Brianza (Italian province)
MBMotorbike
MBMarine Biology (various schools)
MBMacBook
MBMatchbox
MBMarching Band
MBMavis Beacon (typing tutor program)
MBMessage Back
MBMy Bad
MBMindless Behavior
MBMemory Buffer
MBMeccanica Breganzese (bucket crusher manufacturer; Italy)
MBMortgage Broker (various companies)
MBMass-Balance
MBMyoglobin
MBMethyl Bromide (fumigant)
MBMotorboat
MBMythbusters
MBMuslim Brotherhood
MBMarginal Benefit
MBMel Brooks (director)
MBMean Bias
MBMiddle Button (computer mouse)
MBMusicBrainz (open source music-database)
MBMinisterieel Besluit (Dutch: Ministerial Deree; Belgium)
MBMinimum Bid (auctions)
MBMoscow Bound (Vietnam POWs)
MBMillibar
MBMonster Box
MBMultibanco (Portugal)
MBMain Base
MBMixed Breed
MBMystery Block
MBMuppet Babies (cartoon)
MBManic Bloom (band)
MBMalibu Beach
MBMacro Block
MBMikrobitti (Finnish computer magazine)
MBManufacturing Base
MBMachine Batch
MBMilitary Budget
MBMedicine Bow (Camp Yawgoog, BSA)
MBMain Beam
MBManufacturers Bank (California)
MBMarine Base
MBMulti-Ball (pinball)
MBMonmouth Beach (New Jersey)
MBMilitary Bank
MBMedicine Box
MBMultibacillary (leprosy)
MBMilan Baros (soccer player)
MBMagnetic Bearing
MBMike Bibby (NBA Player)
MBMixed Bed
MBMoon Bounce (ham radio)
MBMaintenance Branch
MBMarine Barracks
MBMelt-Banana (band)
MBMonthly Balance
MBMessage Blocking
MBMessage Broadcasting (Tandem)
MBMaintenance Burden
MBMarker Beacon
MBMedium Bomber
MBMilton Bradley Company
MBMilitary Brat
MBMake Buy
MBMechanized Brigade
MBMesiobuccal (tooth anatomy)
MBMarine Battalion
MBMachinery Breakdown (insurance)
MBMagic Burst (Final Fantasy XI gaming)
MBMaintain Benefits
MBMasterblasters (gaming clan)
MBManaburn (Everquest skill)
MBMedicinae Baccalaureus (Bachelor of Medicine)
MBManned Base
MBMeasured Business
MBMeasurement Base
MBMossbauer Spectrometer (NASA)
MBMissile Battalion
MBMetric Buttload
MBMiddle Babylonian
MBMichel Beroff (classical pianist)
MBManaetic Behemoth (gaming)
MBMineralolie Brancheforeningen
MBMana Break (gaming)
MBMoon Bandit (computer game)
MBMilitary Battalion
MBMechanical Breaking
MBMinisterstvo Bezopasnosti (Russian Security Ministry)
MBMelli Bank PLC
MBMissile Bomber
MBMagazijnbeheerder (Dutch)
MBWillys-Overland 1/4-Ton 4x4 Truck (WWII Jeep)
MBMunicipal Bank PLC
MBMusquodoboit Batholith
MBMachine Basin
MBMission Baptiste (French)
MBMultistage Bayesian
MBMixed-Resin Bed (anion & cation)
MBMario's Bakery
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Plus, there are only so many quick-time events you can take, before it starts to feel like an outlandish edition of Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing.
There are a lot of free typing games online if you do a search, but we still like "Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing,'' a golden oldie from way back.
So when Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Deluxe came into the office, I thought I'd seize the chance to finally break my bad habits and learn to type like a pro.
Several years ago, I bought Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing, but gave up after a week or so as I wasn't getting anywhere.
As a first step in the partnership, three Learning Company titles, Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing, Cyber Patrol and Compton's Encyclopedia Online, will be incorporated into the NetSchools system and made available to their customers.
"It has all the industry-standard software such as Microsoft Word, Access, Excel and Publisher as well as extras such as Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing to help students improve their keyboard skills."
THOUSANDS of people who never touched a keyboard before have learnt to relax and love their computers, thanks to Mavis Beacon.
Mindscape, with titles like Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing and Chessmaster 5500, finally managed to eke out an operating profit of pounds 1.6 million in 1997 after posting a string of losses since its acquisition.
Another valuable skill is touch typing and here there is a classic piece of software, Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing (Mindscape)
* Typing Tutor 7 * Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing * Mario Teaches Typing
Among the other titles scheduled for release are: Warhammer, CyberSpeed, The Chessmaster 5000, USS Ticonderoga, The Adventures of Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny, Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing!
McIntosh sold the program to Software Toolworks who is marketing the software under the name "Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing!" While checking the speed typing lessons, McIntosh was shocked when the program instructed him to test his keyboard prowess by typing such phrases as: "Sandie says noxious things...He writes even worse.