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Chat Example App Using Server-Sent Events

Rails 4 can stream data to the browser with ActionController::Live using server-sent events (SSEs). Mason was curious how server sent events worked so he decided to use them to implement a simple chat application. Tiny-chat is a chat app he built using Goliath, Redis Pub/Sub and of course server-sent events.

Read the source-code walkthrough here.

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