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Sharad Raj (He/Him)
Sharad Raj (He/Him)

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What is used by DEV for handling chats ?

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Chats with users, friends, community or coworkers?

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Sharad Raj (He/Him)

Direct Msgs

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I use SMS/RCS on my phone, Steam Chat and Discord.

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Sharad Raj (He/Him)

lol I'm taking about Dev.to

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Oh the dev team? I thought you meant the community 🤦

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Saurabh Sharma • Edited on

I'm not sure but dev.to used to use pusher for feeds so they might be using it for DMs too

If you are curious you can dive in dev.to's codebase github.com/forem/forem

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