[nycphp-talk] Live chat features or similar functionality.

Ajai Khattri ajai at
Fri Mar 19 09:46:36 EDT 2010

On Fri, 19 Mar 2010, Anthony Wlodarski wrote:

> I was discussing with one of the product development individuals at my
> company the idea of implementing a live chat interface akin to Facebook.
> Are there any existing open source initiatives (php based) that mimic this
> behaviour or am I going to have to re-invent the wheel Facebook created?
> Google unfortunately has failed me when I typed in the search term "facebook
> chat php clone".  CometChat seemed like a good alternative but I cannot
> understand the price jump from 49.99 for a branded license to a 129.99 no
> branding version.

You could also look at using a Meebo chat room - they have a simple API 
and its free. Ive used their API.


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