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Remember Chat Roulette? Of course you do. It faded out of popularity after it became flooded with exhibitionists (serious euphemism) and virtual webcams displaying advertisements. It’s really not something you can successfully moderate. TextSlide, a Vadio company, has invented the text-messaging version of Chat Roulette. It’s not public yet but with any luck, you’ll be able to snag an invite at TextSlide.com. Here’s how it works:
Enter your # onTextSlide.comReceive a text from TextSlide where you can #startTextSlide will then connect you with another TextSlide user, whom you can text. Only your area code and username is visible. Don’t like the person? #next them.
I tried it out with Google Voice, which is now public and available for iPhone, by the way. Google Voice is a definite Skype killer. You get your own free Google issued phone #, texting is free, domestic calls are free. International calls are not an incredible deal but still reasonable. But a...read more