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Short Take: CompuServe subscriptions up

CompuServe orders increased fivefold after its Super Bowl Sunday commercial. Through an "888-NOT-BUSY" phone number in the spot, CompuServe got to make fun of America Online's problems and solicit new customers. CompuServe won't provide the exact number of new subscribers.

CompuServe orders increased fivefold after its Super Bowl Sunday commercial. Through an "888-NOT-BUSY" phone number in the spot, CompuServe got to make fun of America Online's problems and solicit new customers. CompuServe won't provide the exact number of new subscribers.