Some users dress in costumes to entertain the viewer the site pairs them with, while others play music or host dance parties.A complicated legal environment surrounds Chatroulette with respect to the sexual activities that occur frequently on the site.This is a huge red flag; this is extreme social networking.This is a place kids are going to gravitate to." Ternovskiy told the New York Times that "Everyone finds his own way of using the site.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 18 years old and agree on terms to not broadcast any offensive or pornographic content.
In response, the website has discouraged under-18s from using the site, and prohibits "pornographic" behavior.
Users who experience harassment or witness illegal, immoral, or pornographic activity may report the offending user.
If three users complain about the same participant within five minutes, the user is temporarily banned from the service.
1 in 8 spins yielded someone apparently naked, exposing themselves or engaging in a sexual act.
A user was twice as likely to encounter a sign requesting female nudity than to encounter actual female nudity.