Created by a Russian school boy, Chatroulette connects millions of strangers in random video conversations.
The web app itself is pretty bare-bones, with two video panes showing the user & you, a huge pane for text chat and a couple of buttons for controlling the chat.
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A private messaging app that takes from your existing social media profiles and adds them to your “bubble.” The content is posted for all of your friends to see.
Direct messaging is one of the main features of this app.
ASKfm has a Safety Center to “empower users with the information, guidance and tools they need to navigate safely and enjoy the service.” Watch this Safe Smart Social video to learn more.
An i OS app that is used if you don’t want anyone to know that you downloaded a privacy app.
ASKfm is a social network where members interact by inviting others to ask anonymous questions.
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Internet chat rooms and commercial Web sites such as Facebook, Craigslist, My Space, Twitter, Google, Yahoo and various dating web sites can be great places to meet interesting people and make new friends.
Being in the same domain, they have launched Tinychat Next which works the same way as Chatroulette.
The user interface is a bit more refined and you need to have flash installed to even see how the UI looks like.