As of this writing, Google's "Zeitgeist 2010" video, reviewing the top search terms and topics of the year in less than 3 minutes, had been viewed more than 1.6 million times. It tells of the year's struggles, achievements, milestones, tragedies, and losses. It says the fastest-rising search terms of the year were "Chatroulette," "iPad," and "Justin Bieber," Google reports. Here are a New York … [Read more...] about See ya, 2010! (or c u, 2010!)
"If I were still an unpopular 12-year-old, my first ChatRoulette session might have crushed me for a year instead of just an hour," writes Sam Anderson in New York magazine in the mildest possible description of a site that Brad Stone of the New York Times just discovered was created by a 17-year-old in Moscow. It's a video site that "brings you face-to-face, via webcam, with an endless stream of … [Read more...] about ChatRoulette: Heads up, parents!