A Chat Application in Lift

by David Pollak and Steve Vinoski

Last year, Debasish Ghosh and Steve Vinoski gave an overview of the Scala language, highlighting some of the features of Scala using the Lift Web framework in their article, “Scala and Lift—Functional Recipes for the Web.” We pick up where they left off in this column by taking a deeper dive into Lift, a Web framework in the vein of Seaside and WebObjects.