Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Web Site Offers Anonymous Chats With Strangers

Web Site Offers Anonymous Chats With Strangers - NYTimes.com: "Even from its earliest days, the Internet has promised to bring together people based on common interests rather than ZIP codes. But the sudden rise of a new Web site suggests some people are growing weary of all that sameness.
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Omegle offers “completely anonymous” chats with random strangers.

Omegle.com connects its users with random, anonymous strangers for a private, real-time chat. The site, which started last month, was developed by Leif K-Brooks, an 18-year-old amateur Web programmer and high school student in Vermont who was worried that people’s Web interactions had “become stagnant.”"