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jabber about (someone or something)

1. To talk about someone or something in a rapid, babbling, or indecipherable manner. Once those two start jabbering about basketball, I hardly understand a thing they're saying.
2. To chat casually about someone or something. Oh, we're just jabbering about the weather—come on in.
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jabber away

To chat rapidly and perhaps excitedly. Good luck getting a word in when Christine and Mia are jabbering away!
See also: away, jabber

jabber

1. verb To chat casually about someone or something. I've got some free time today, so let's sit and jabber for a bit.
2. noun Idle chatter or blather. Oh, we're just jabbering about the weather—come on in.
3. noun One who takes illegal drugs by injection. If he's a jabber, then this situation is more dire than we thought.

jabber about someone or something

 
1. to talk or chat very informally about someone or something. Who are they jabbering about? Those kids are jabbering about school again.
2. to talk unintelligibly about someone or something. Is she jabbering about whatever comes to mind? She is jabbering about something, but we can't understand her.
See also: jabber

jabber away

v.
To talk rapidly, unintelligibly, or idly: The friends jabbered away for hours.
See also: away, jabber

jabber

(ˈdʒæbɚ)
1. n. mindless chatter. I’ve heard enough of your jabber.
2. in. to chatter. Come over and we’ll jabber about things over coffee.
3. n. a drug addict who injects drugs. (Drugs.) These scars show that the victim was a jabber.
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Jabber meetings usually last approximately an hour, although there's no set limit.
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FINANCING: The primary investors in Jabber are Webb Interactive Services, which holds a 70 percent stake in the company, and France Telecom, with a 20 percent share.
Jabber, the Jabber logo, The Power of Presence, the Jabber Extensible Communications Platform, Jabber XCP, JabberWerx Client Libraries, and JabberNow, are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Jabber, Inc.
com), the Denver, Colorado-based company that develops and markets commercial, scalable, business-class software solutions, built on the Jabber XMPP protocol, for real-time communications.
Based on the Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP), Jabber XCP ensures a seamless and enjoyable user experience -- even during peak usage times -- through its highly available architecture.
France Telecom Technologies (FTT), a wholly-owned subsidiary of France Telecom, has signed a letter of intent to invest USD7m in Jabber.
The latest enhancements to Jabber XCP are in line with our technical vision to build the most extensible, secure, scalable, and interoperable presence and messaging platform available," said Joe Hildebrand, chief technology officer of Jabber.
Jabber, the Jabber logo, The Power of Presence, Jabber Extensible Communications, Jabber XCP, and JabberNow, are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Jabber, Inc.
In addition to the new support for Jabber XCP, Privacy Networks' products can concurrently support all the major email platforms such as Exchange, Domino, and GroupWise.
More than ten million users--representing hundreds of telecommunications carriers/operators, financial institutions, government agencies, higher education institutions, logistics companies, and other organizations--have licensed the Jabber XCP[TM] commercial server to underpin carrier-class real-time, presence-powered applications including desktop and wireless instant messaging for enterprises and consumers, real-time trading systems, and government intelligence systems.
Moderated by Carl Ford, community developer and vice president of content at Pulvermedia, the panel features Joe Hildebrand, chief technology officer of Jabber, Inc.
As a vendor on the GSA Schedule Group 70 contract program, Jabber has been approved to provide the Jabber Extensible Communications Platform[TM] (Jabber XCP[TM]), optional client software, a full range of interoperability gateways, and additional services to all government entities.
Jabber XCP to Deliver IM and Chat for Mission-Critical Communications