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Saturday, September 23, 2017
Multi Text Chat under development

We have developed a proof of concept to have a faster text chat in the traditional way in IM (Instant Messaging) style. This idea was adopted by AOL starting in Windows version 6.5.

This photo shows three text chat options: Real-Time (typically split screen), IM Style (many chat programs use this), and the new text chat option: IM with Preview option that leads to our patent:


Here is our old video to demostrate differences between IM and Realtime that was developed before adding third option of IM with RTT Preview:


AOL has adopted our idea of IM with Real Time Text preview:


More info on our patent: https://www.google.com/patents/US8433761

To download Windows 7 compatiable Multi Text Chat software, click here

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