Short film: Chat roulette is most fun with a cosmonaut in space

Sure, a cosmonaut on Chat Roulette just wants to see bewbs just like the rest of the screen tanned Internet but at least he has the power to run satellites and make you feel like you're not alone. This lovable short film, Russian Roulette, tells a cute story of a girl cruising Chat Roulette until she meets a man in… » 12/24/14 10:24pm 12/24/14 10:24pm

Is This the Best Video Chat Prank Ever? I Think So

The people who made this Chatroulette—yes, it still works—prank think it is the best one ever. I agree. They put a sexy girl on their end, looking for wankers while broadcasting the screen to the biggest outdoor city festival in Europe. » 8/13/12 4:20pm 8/13/12 4:20pm

Airtime Is Recording Your Conversations

Today, a new era in video chat launched with Airtime, AKA, Facebook connected Chatroulette without gross dicks. Sean Parker and Shawn Fanning promised us no dicks, but how exactly can they promise us no dicks? Turns out Airtime is recording you—and if you're flashing your dick, it's recording that, too. » 6/05/12 5:20pm 6/05/12 5:20pm

Airtime Is Just Chatroulette Without the Dicks

Airtime is a new startup by Sean Parker and Shawn Fanning (of Napster fame) that recycles an old idea: Chatroulette. Yep, that random video chatting dickfest invented by some Russian teenager has seemingly been redressed in tailored suits and landscaped beards and is totally going to change the world. Joke. It's… » 6/05/12 12:56pm 6/05/12 12:56pm

Chatroulette Weddings, Planet Envy, and Other Stories We Didn't Post

So much news passes before our collective eyes every day that we couldn't possibly cover it all. Mostly because much of it isn't worth covering! But here are a some borderline tidbits we passed on, just in case. » 4/06/12 8:40pm 4/06/12 8:40pm

Naughty Chatroulette Users Get Redirected To Hustler Now

The folks at Chatroulette found a very clever solution for their money shortage and penis overload problems. They're now earning money by forwarding all their penises to Hustler's website: » 10/27/10 11:00pm 10/27/10 11:00pm

Facelette Is Chatroulette For FaceTime

Enjoying your Mac FaceTime experience so far, but not seeing nearly enough genitals and/or stoned teens? Rejoice! An enterprising programmer has already created Facelette, Chatroulette for FaceTime. But be forewarned: it may require some extra precautionary measures. » 10/21/10 9:20pm 10/21/10 9:20pm

New Chatroulette: Up, Half-Broken, Still Mostly Sausage-Based

The new version of Chatroulette has gone live today, and if you were expecting a brave new world free of men suspiciously pointing their webcams further down than the manufacturer recommends, you're out of luck. » 8/30/10 5:30am 8/30/10 5:30am

Chatroulette for Stoners: HighStranger Connecting Tokers Come November

Here I was thinking Chatroulette was primarily used by stoners, but seemingly some developers think there's space in the market for another video chat site for strangers. » 8/26/10 5:00am 8/26/10 5:00am

"Experiment #1 Is Over Now" for Chatroulette

What happens when Chatroulette goes down? Does the snake eat the chicken? Does the Exorcist girl go to bed? Or does anyone even notice? That could be why Chatroulette is busy rolling out the "renewed and updated version" later today. » 8/23/10 5:04am 8/23/10 5:04am

Stripping ChatRoulette Girl Turns Into She-Demon

Watch all these guys, looking idiotic at the sight of this pretty girl stripping for them, until she turns into she-devil. I haven't enjoyed a ChatRoulette trick this much since the snake vs baby chicken flashing boob ruse. » 8/19/10 2:40pm 8/19/10 2:40pm

iChatr, the Chatroulette-like iPhone App, Removed From The App Store

The iChatr app has been removed from the App Store due to "a number of users exposing themselves during the random video chat sessions." What did Apple think was going to happen when they approved it? » 7/17/10 5:54pm 7/17/10 5:54pm

NPR Video Wins the Internet and My Heart

All Things Considered, auto-tuned! Tote bags, unboxed! When NPR does an internet parody, folks, they do it right. Including—of course—a special Chatroulette surprise. » 6/04/10 11:40am 6/04/10 11:40am

The Chatroulette Speed Painter Animates the Weirdness

Behold the Chatroulette speed painter at work: armed with just a Wacom tablet and a preternatural drawing ability, he's able to create incredible sketches of his chat partners in no time flat. And you thought the Chatroulette pianist was good. » 4/29/10 10:40am 4/29/10 10:40am

iPad Chatroulette Is the Way to Go

Chatroulette by itself is fine if you're a pianist or a guy who pushes birds into snakes' mouths, but what if you're just a dude with an iPad. Turns out that's MUCH better. » 4/05/10 2:00pm 4/05/10 2:00pm

iSnapMe Front Camera for iPhone Needs Mobile Chatroulette Now

Someone has turned a completely absurd and idiotic concept into a completely absurd and idiotic product: The iSnapMe Forward Facing Camera for the iPhone. » 3/30/10 3:59pm 3/30/10 3:59pm

Infallible Method to Get Chatroulette Boob Flashing

Here's an offer no girl can refuse: Show your boobs or the snake eats the baby bird! It works. Every single time. Or maybe not every time, but there are plenty of chickens. The sophistication level of Chatroulette is bottomless. » 3/26/10 7:01pm 3/26/10 7:01pm