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chat room

Online A virtual environment on the Internet, in which participants with similar interest 'talk' via keyboard
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We hope avid fans will chose to use TVJuriste's chat rooms on their own initiative.
Also, their parents forbade most of the participating kids from contacting strangers in chat rooms.
There's always an element of risk with chat rooms, but any risk can be avoided by applying some common sense.
In the fall of 2001, the Writing Center at Tallahassee Community College (TCC) received a campus teaching and technology grant to begin chat room tutoring through our OWL.
The students that were not close enough for face-to-face negotiations were given private chat rooms to prepare their vertical negotiation strategies.
Women's chat rooms tend to be much more populated in the evenings--when they get home from work, I'm guessing.
When it comes to the Internet, many teenage girls are extremely computer savvy but can be naive and vulnerable when encountering emotionally charged situations like the prevalent online pornography or sexual harassment in chat room conversations.
Recent tragic events in the United States illustrate how disturbed individuals can use this medium to post their philosophy and to communicate with those who agree by linking them together through e-mail, chat rooms, or hyperlink.
Right now, millions and millions of Americans are leading secret lives, changing identities in chat rooms, conducting online affairs, just generally pretending to be somebody other than themselves.
The chat rooms aren't much more than a sprawling singles bar with sections for every sexual fetish known to humanity--and, it often seems, a few others that must have just been dreamed up.
Mobui Audience Chat enables television audiences to interact with the shows they are viewing by posting opinions, comments, or questions in chat rooms using their mobile phone.
The secret behind Tinychat's success is their simple, free to use, video chat rooms that are user friendly that allow up twelve broadcasts simultaneously.