However, in 2010, Omegle introduced a video mode to complement the text chat mode, which pairs together strangers who are using webcams and microphones. In 2011, the beta version of a new feature, "Spy Mode", was introduced.
In Spy (Question) Mode, users have two options; to be the "spy" and ask a question of two strangers, or to discuss a question with another stranger.
He succeeds Drew Gilpin Faust, the first woman to hold the post.
The spy can quit at any time without ending the chat for the two other strangers.
Adding interests lets users be paired with a stranger who has something in common with the user.