About Web Sockets and SignalR links

Published on Saturday, March 16, 2013

1:  Building Real-time Web Apps with ASP.NET WebAPI and WebSockets;

2: http://signalr.net/

3: ASP.net SingalR video

SignalR can support websockets if IIS and your browser support this, if not it uses longpolling. Using SignalR will save you a lot of time reinventing the wheel, they have proven that you can create a good chat website with it.  — From here.

4: What web browsers support Web Socket? (Unfortunately until IE 10 support Web Socket, but Chrome and Firefox support it much earlier )