ONEChat: Enabling Group Chat and Messaging in Opportunistic Networks

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Opportunistic networks, which are wireless network "Islands" formed when transient and highly mobile nodes meet for a short period of time, are becoming commonplace as wireless devices become more and more popular. It is thus imperative to develop communication tools and applications that work well in opportunistic networks. In particular, group chat and instant messaging applications are particularly lacking for such opportunistic networks today.