Online chat may refer to any kind of communication over the Internet that offers a real-time .... Computer-mediated communication. Online chat; Online discussion  ...


A man chats in an Internet Relay Chat (IRC) chat room in 2000. ... an important role in the evolution of interpersonal communication over computer networks.


Most chat rooms don't require users to have any special software; those that do, such as Internet Relay Chat (IRC) allow users to download it from the Internet.


One of the main areas of evidential interest is that of internet artefacts, which can ... Internet chat is ubiquitous amongst computer users, particularly the younger ...


For terms frequently used in online keyboard chatting see chat acronymsIRCBBS On the Internet chatting is talking to other people who are using the Inte...


Internet chat rooms have introduced unprecedented dynamics into marital ... leads individuals specifically to the computer to search for a relationship "on the ...


If conducted through a desktop, chat requires software that supports Internet Relay Chat (IRC) or an instant messenger application, where a central server ...


History of Computers and Computing, Internet, Birth, First chat program of Murray Turoff.


Oct 25, 2012 ... From ICQ to AIM, Google Chat to Facebook Chat, Internet users have been able ... simple communication between users of the same computer.