A user will start a thread and other users will be posting messages for the thread or discussion. Also other users will like and follow the thread. All functions will be very similar to groups in major websites.
We are looking to implement facebook or gmail like chat to our existing application developed on JAVA/J2EE. Users should be able to chat individually and group chat with others users in his/her network.
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