The Raspberry Pi is a cheap, credit-card sized computer. The official website uses phpBB for their discussion forums.
It is the Italian Community for Ubuntu, a popular open source community operating system based upon the the Debian Linux Distribution.
Boasting almost 14 million posts, Ars Technica is one of the biggest and oldest technical forums still operating today. They use phpBB to power their forums and comment system.
Pixelmator is a popular commercial image editing software for Mac OS X users.
The VideoLAN project produces the extremely popular VLC media player software. Their forums provide support for users of the software as well as the development community.
Inspired by Max Berry's book, Jennifer Government, NationStates is one of the most popular online simulation games. The forum boasts over 5 million posts and 200,000 users.