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It is astounding when we sit back and think about just how far communication has come in recent history.
There are also new programs which randomly hook up video chatters for the purpose of meeting new people.
When used properly this is an amazing new tool for communication.
AZAR - Random Video Chat is exactly what its name suggests it is: an app that lets you have random video conversations with other users.
In other words, it's a sort of hybrid between Badoo and Chatroulette.
In 'Nearby' mode, instead of sending messages using a mobile or data signal, the feature lets users send messages to people in close proximity that are in Bluetooth or Wi-Fi Direct range - up to around 30 feet (9 metres).The Fire Chat app, pictured left, was developed by Open Garden.