Fanning & Parker to launch Airtime: Here’s what we know

Shawn Fanning and Sean Parker are back: The Napster co-founders will launch their social video chat startup Airtime with a press event in New York Tuesday after quietly operating in stealth mode for some months. Here’s what we already know about Airtime.

Chatroulette Piano Improv Guy, Merton, Evolves

How will Merton, the improv piano guy who got famous via Chatroulette, evolve? He tells the crowd at NewTeeVee Live he plans to keep performing live events, interacting with his audience and signing deals with companies that can fund him.

Chatroulette Clone for FaceTime Mac Already Here

FaceTime for Mac only came out yesterday, but you can already get weird with it, Chatroulette style. A new app called Facelette, created by developer Zach Holman in about an hour, lets you chat randomly with strangers, on either your compatible iOS device or your Mac.

Chatroulette’s Relaunch Is A Bust

Apparently, some people were still taking Chatroulette seriously.

But they should do so now less than ever – the site relaunched on Monday,…

Five Video Chat Alternatives While Chatroulette Is Down

Chatroulette has been down for the better part of this week, and we still don’t know when and in which for the site is going to return. So why not check out some alternatives? We compiled a list of five that are worth checking out.

Sean Parker: Chatroulette Could Surface More Interesting Users, Girls

Napster co-founder and early Facebook advisor Sean Parker said there’s an opportunity for Chatroulette to introduce one-to-many video chat as well as a model for user discovery that would help separate more interesting and engaging users from those that expose themselves or very quickly get “nexted.”