What are some alternatives?
When comparing Parlor and Squad, you can also consider the following products
connected2.me - connected2.me lets people chat with you anonymously.
Houseparty - Brining empathy to online communication.
YouVoice Connect with someone - The YouVoice app offers 1 on 1 talks on different topics with strangers.
Bonfire - Jump Start your CodeIgniter applications.
Pokadot - Meet people with similar interests at cool experiences in SF
Tribe.do - Walkie-talkie re-invented