His last guest post was an analysis of Twitter user data.It's no surprise that Chatroulette is the latest media darling.First we went through and tested each of the services to make sure their random chat video functionalties worked properly.
Chat Ride Chatroulette Alternative Video Chat lets you video chat with random strangers and invite your friends by email to have a private "chat ride" with you.
It has all the elements of a good story: technology, mystery, celebrity, and sex.
If you haven't heard of Chatroulette, this Daily Show segment is a good primer.
We soon had detailed data on 2,883 Chatroulette sessions that tied users to geography, gender, appearance, and more.
Here are a few highlights from our findings: About half of all Chatroulette spins connects you with someone from the USA. Of the spins showing a single person, 89% were male and 11% were female.