What Does Spam Stand for?


E-mail spam, also known as 'bulk e-mail' or 'junk e-mail,' is a subset of spam that involves nearly identical messages sent to numerous recipients by e-mail.
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Email spam, also known as junk email or bulk email, is unsolicited email sent in bulk by companies or scammers.
The name is not an acronym, but was coined as a slang term in 1993 by Usenet users after a message was inadvertently posted 200 times.
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Actually, it is an acronym: * SPAM Stupid, Pointless Annoying Message (folk etymology) http://www.acronymfinder.com/Stupid%2c-Pointless-Annoying-Message-28folk-etymology%29-28SPAM
SPAM is an acronym for 26 things: Spiced Ham (Hormel canned pork dev. in 1937), Stop
S**tty Processed A** Meat
There's always been a lot of debate as to the origins of the modern terminology for junk e-mail that we all know and love as spam! If we look at the Oxford English dictionary for
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