Google Talk 'realtime gadgets APIs'

Google Talk gets “gadgets.realtime set of APIs,” that will Google gadgets hosted in different user's browsers communicate with each other. The first API, gadgets.sharedstate lets you share an object between instances of a gadget, and be notified in realtime when the other instance modifies it, especially useful if you want to play games with your friends. Here's how to play […]

Google Talk gets “gadgets.realtime set of APIs,” that will Google gadgets hosted in different user's browsers communicate with each other. The first API, gadgets.sharedstate lets you share an object between instances of a gadget, and be notified in realtime when the other instance modifies it, especially useful if you want to play games with your friends.

Here's how to play chess with your friends: Go to the sandbox and send this link to your friend; When your friend started to use Gmail Chat's sandbox, click on "Options", select "Start application", paste this address, and press Enter. If you don't know how to play chess, try two other applications: check this simple rock-paper-scissors game, and an automatic translation application.

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