chat rooms


A chat room, or chatroom, is a term use primarily by mass media to describe any form of synchronous conferencing, occasionally even asynchronous conferencing. The term can thus mean any technology ranging from real-time online chat over instant messaging and online forums to fully immersive graphical social environments.

Trivia about chat rooms

  • Be careful who you talk to in these online "rooms" -- people may not be who they say they are