We got inspirated by the idea of a fast and anonymous chat
What it does
SpeakOut is a web-based chat that allows you to create public or private temporal rooms. The main features of SpeakOut are logless connection and no permanent storage of the data from the room.
How we built it
Challenges we ran into
Using correctly the Socket.io library and connecting the data base to the front end. The documentation was not that long and not even that half well explained, for the DB problems, we just need some practise in this field.
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Basically all of it. It works, maybe it is not 100% what we wanted to do originally but it was still a good challenge to accomplish.
What we learned
What's next for SpeakOut
Introducing voice, and even video, to the chat. The ability to transfer files, images...