A-List Chat enables fans to connect directly with celebrities like never before. Share your thoughts via live videos, private messages and group chats and establish a real, direct connection with public figures. And what’s more – make your social network make money for you with paid subscriptions and interaction!

Key Challenges

  • Real time chatting with individuals and groups
  • Decide payment mechanism based on chat history
  • Integration with Stripe and Paypal to make payouts and using in-app purchases
  • Notify the user with APNS and Apple Push Notifications even when the user is offline
  • Integration with Heroku Scheduler for monthly payments
  • Tools used : The usual stuff - Trello, Github, Fabric
  • Technology : Ruby on Rails, MySQL, Sidekiq, Redis, AWS, Objective C, ElasticSearch