and "Stranger" or "Stranger 1" and "Stranger 2" in the case of Spy mode. This has, however, been met with complaints that bots remain and legitimate use is excessively interrupted. "Tired of Old Web Friends? 5, other services that provide similar services include. Contents, features edit, omegle was initially a text-only chat that paired users at random to communicate as "strangers". In 2011, the beta version of a new feature, "Spy Mode was introduced.