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.
Each random chat conversation is referred to as a game and you can restart a new game at any time.
I probably know this person, because they'd need my number to make the call.
So it's almost definitely not a nude stranger.
After using Duo for about a week, I can say it is among the best video-chat apps around.
Google's clever back-end work lets you switch from Wi-Fi to cellular with just a brief stutter.
Operating entirely through the existing Facebook interface, the video calls use a stripped-down but supposedly quite functional version of the Skype p2p chat technology that will require a minimal installation (Tech Crunch is reporting that it only takes a few seconds to activate), and won't require any additional Skype account or login.
Created by a Russian school boy, Chatroulette connects millions of strangers in random video conversations.You can see where this could get a little sketchy, can't you?After all, Facebook hasn't exactly been known for respecting the privacy of their users in the past, and on the other end, well, just type "facebook sex scandal" into your favorite search engine and see for yourself. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_input. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_spinner. In 'Nearby' mode, instead of sending messages using a mobile or data signal, the feature lets users send messages to people in close proximity that are in Bluetooth or Wi-Fi Direct range - up to around 30 feet (9 metres).