As online dating matures, however, it is likely that more and more people will avail themselves of these services, and if development — and use — of these sites is guided by rigorous psychological science, they may become a more promising way for people to meet their perfect partners. Finkel discuss the science behind online dating at the 24th APS Annual Convention.
About the Authors I agree wholeheartedly that so-called scientific dating sites are totally off-base.
Throughout the quarter, I’ve told stories in both my column and my blog about my numerous online dating escapades that began last May when I first made an Ok Cupid profile.
Because I’m fascinated by the Internet and social...
She was meeting a guy with whom she had connected on the online dating site Ok Cupid.
Her date had told her he looked like the furry character, and so she had her eyes peeled for hair — lots and lots of hair. She looked around the room again and spotted a man with even more hair. From the moment Betzelberger hugged Chewbacca, whose given name is Hassan Ali, she knew he was different.
They bumped into a friend of Ali’s who would later say that they looked so comfortable together that it seemed like they had been dating for six months or a year.