People were suppressing their needs and were forced to resort to the situations as mentioned by Foucault.A solution to this he argued, would be encouraging discourse on the matters, freeing people from their frustrations, through communication.
Chatroulette existing as a platform for sexual social networking would perhaps suggest a space for people to act out their secret desires, following Freud’s pleasure principle and the Id.
At the end of the process there is the Superego which ultimately acknowledges the rules and standards considered acceptable by the individuals’ surroundings.
The Superego is also what allows one to recognise the consequences leading to guilt and punishment as well as rewards.
Sex and the internet has since its beginning been intensively associated, sexually related content online could even be suggested as a factor that pushed the internet usage even further, that together with the increase in online pornographic sites.
In her book (2006) Wendy Chun goes as far as stipulating “Cyber porn fuelled the dot-com craze “.