Online chat room applications, chatroom development, even free and open source chat room software.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2005

Treehouse Chat and Server Side JavaScript

Category: Chat, Editorial, JavaScript

Wesley Tanaka has written Yet Another Chat Client, and uses this experience to discuss some of the implementation details. Wesley ends up wanting to have a <?JS … ?> construct a la PHP. Why does he want this? So he can share code between the client and server side of the application. He rewrote the Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:05 am

3.1 rating from 13 votes

Friday, August 5th, 2005

JWChat: Jabber Web Chat

Category: Chat, Showcase

In the YAChat category, we have a Jabber Web Chat: JWChat: JWChat aims to be a full featured, web based Jabber client. It uses only JavaScript and HTML on the client-side. Currently it supports basic jabber instant messaging, roster management and muc-based groupchats. JWChat is an advanced instant messenger (IM) just like AIM, MSN Messenger, Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 12:54 am

4.1 rating from 18 votes

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2005

Drupal adds Ajaxian Chat Module

Category: Chat, Showcase

The popular open source content management platform Drupal, has started to get Ajaxian. They just released an Ajaxian chat module. The code exists here.

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:12 am
1 Comment

3.4 rating from 21 votes

Saturday, July 16th, 2005

Harry Potter: Tom Riddle’s Magical Diary Comes to Life with Ajax

Category: Chat, Showcase

Wael Chatila has done the coolest Ajaxian Harry Potter application to date :) Wael implemented a magical diary, inspired by the magical diary in “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” using a chatbot, Ajax and some cool scripting :) How about that for an ode to the new book coming out this weekend? Type Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 3:24 am

4.4 rating from 126 votes

Thursday, June 9th, 2005 An Ajax based chat program

Category: Ajax, Chat, Showcase

There is yet another Ajax based chat located at It is based on selecting a channel, and chatting away.

Posted by Dion Almaer at 9:27 am
1 Comment

3.3 rating from 14 votes

Monday, May 23rd, 2005

Showcase: Lace – Ajaxian Chat Service

Category: Ajax, Chat, Showcase

Chat clients often seem to be sample applications of new technology on the web. Ajax has had its share, and now there is Lace: a free Ajax experiment that implements a chat service. Lace is a free web communications experiment written in PHP, Javascript, XHTML and CSS. Lace takes advantage of XMLHttpRequest if it is Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:49 am

3.7 rating from 14 votes

Tuesday, May 17th, 2005

Showcase: Quek Avatars

Category: Chat, Showcase

We have had requirements on community sites that we build chat functionality right into the site itself. Users that are online can chat, and if a group of people are reading a particular article, the users can be narrowed there. A dutch group has got a cross cutting avatar site, which lets people chat when Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 9:35 am

3.4 rating from 14 votes

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