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Main advantage of Socket.IO is that you can do a push to the client over a persistent connection, that is not possible with Ajax in this way. Your results shows that, if you only need pulls from the clients, you could easily use ajax with all the landscape like jQuery and so on and it's not necessary to use Socket.IO.



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