You can't help but feel snubbed the first time this happens but it is a common occurrence. He said he was from Paris but the system froze before we could chat further.
Users are ruthless on Chat Roulette and are quick to move on if they don't like the look of their online partner. After a few more false starts we met Pablo - a 36-year-old who said he was an ATM engineer from Chile.
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On the right is a larger text box where you chat via typed messages. Our first match was with a teenage girl, who hid her face under long lank brown hair.
Trying to be friendly we introduced ourselves but it was soon clear it was going to be an awkward encounter.
First came Facebook, which connects you with close friends and school mates you don't really talk to anymore.
Then came Twitter where you could 'follow' and be followed by complete strangers.
So it was perhaps inevitable that the ever evolving internet would push the social boundaries one step further, resulting in Chat Roulette.