On average, in sessions showing a single person 89% of these were male and 11% were female.
8% of spins showed multiple people behind the camera.
This tab also allows users to write an 'about me' section about themselves, including languages they speak and their taste in music, movies and games.
The signup requires a username, email address and password.
Details such as age, gender and location can be further added under profile and settings.
At any point, either user may leave the current chat by initiating another random connection.
He discusses that he did not advertise or post his site anywhere; in fact, people starting talking about the website and the word of mouth spread gradually.
However, certain combinations of routers will not allow UDP traffic to flow between them, and then it is necessary to fall back to RTMP.
Initially the site only asked users to confirm that they are at least 16 years old and agree on terms to not broadcast any offensive or pornographic content.
As the number of active users grew, Ternovskiy has had to rewrite the entire code to cope with the load, the management of which being the most challenging part of his project.
Despite the expansion of the service, he still codes everything on his own.
Chatroulette is an online chat website that pairs random users together for webcam-based conversations.
Visitors to the website begin an online chat (text, audio and video) with another visitor.
The website uses Adobe Flash to display video and access the user's webcam.