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41 min ago | Medical Daily

Love May Be Blind, But Can It Smell? Pheromone Partygoers Choose...

In 2014, the search for love is more interesting than ever before. Gone are the days of meeting dates through a mutual friend.


Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

4 hrs ago | Salon

OK Cupid: We treat our users like lab rats and it is awesome

Let's give "OK Cupid" some credit. The online dating service's reaction to the uproar over Facebook's emotional manipulation experiment is about as forthright as one could expect: basically, we do the same thing all the time, and it's awesome! Facebook tinkered with changing the flow of "positive" and "negative" items in a news feed to see if it ... (more)


Related Topix: Social Software

9 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

OkCupid set up bad dates in 'an experiment'

Online dating site OkCupid revealed on Monday the results of a study it conducted, in which it told subscribers they were more compatible than they really were.


10 hrs ago | Business Journal

Online dating tools like Thread need to attract users quickly, expert says

The business of dating, which includes online dating sites, is big - grossing about $2 billion each year, according to a report by IBISWorld - and it's expected to grow 5 percent annually.


Related Topix: Computers, Dell, Social Software, Austin, TX

12 hrs ago | Jawa Report

jHarmony: Online Dating for Jihadis

Islamic State insurgents have opened an office in northern Syria where single women and widows can register to marry fighters from the radical al Qaeda offshoot, a monitoring group said on Monday.


Related Topix: Conservative Political News, US News

12 hrs ago |

Tinder app date allegedly turns violent: Do reports like Saturday's account deter you from online dating?

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Deputies booked a 22-year-old man on a count of forcible rape Saturday after a woman told authorities that he had come to her apartment and raped her.


Related Topix: Social Software

14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Zillow wants to make online real estate listings more like online dating

Zillow could make online real estate listings more like online dating -- but not by adding swiping.


Related Topix: Zillow, IAC, Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, Entertainment

14 hrs ago | China Daily

Online dating for Chinese Americans: yea or nay?

When Zhao Qinghua started 2RedBeans, an online dating website for Chinese Americans in 2011, she wanted the service to fill in the blank on the Internet dating market.


Related Topix: Asian-American, Chinese-American, Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA, Opinion

18 hrs ago | Business Journal

Why LinkedIn could be the next online dating site

Citing LinkedIn's 300 million-user network, the important information contained in individual profiles and the ability through LinkedUp to filter by age, industry and location, the Inc. piece suggests that trust plays a role : "Having even a remote connection between two users increases credibility and helps users feel safe meeting one another in ... (more)


Related Topix: Social Software

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Airports on high alert over Ebola

AIRPORTS around the world are on high alert as fears mount that the deadly Ebola virus is on the move - and is now travelling by air.


Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Medicine, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Nigeria, Guinea


Know Your Netiquette! Randi Zuckerberg Dishes on the Hashtag She Hates and Where She Shops Online

Is there a polite way to de-friend? How deeply should you Google your date? And can you really pull off emojis in work emails? Zuckerberg's been navigating the murky new media waters since her time as an early executive at Facebook.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Age stereotypes and dating: Should women hide their age?

Will stereotypes, discrimination and double standards ever end in a decent society? Is true equality a lofty illusion that we aspire to, or is it achievable in small doses? In the dating process there are many singling out factors used to narrow the field.


The world's most disturbing reality TV show

IN AN ideal world, no man would try to impress a woman by painting with his penis.


Related Topix: Arts, Painting

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Services link college roommates, divide officials

When Shantel Silva got into Villanova University, she did what incoming freshmen do these days.


Related Topix: Villanova University, Science, Computer Science, Boston University, Northeastern University, Boston College

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Cops: Woman sexually assaulted by man she met on hook-up site

Orlando police are searching for the man they say is wanted after stabbing a woman he met on an online dating site and forcing her to commit sexual acts.


Related Topix: Orlando, FL

Psychology Today

Making Dating Sites Work for You

In theory, dating websites are an efficient way to find Mr. or Ms. Right. Alas, poor vetting of potential matches and deceptive profiles and photos have caused more mismatches than matches.


Detroit News

China's love and dating scene laid out on stage

These aspects and others relating to love, dating and women's status in the Middle Kingdom will be examined on Saturday in a China-inspired version of 'The Vagina Monologues,' a Broadway hit exploring womanhood that got actresses voicing women's most intimate feelings to packed theaters.


Related Topix: Wedding

Digital Trends

Brits declining Web filters don't love porn, they just love freedom

Common sense has prevailed in England. Only a tiny percentage of Internet users have opted to have their Internet Service Providers block adult material from being viewed on their home computers, going against Prime Minister David Cameron's grand plan to protect the children, and stop the sweaty stench of Internet smut from permeating our sensitive ... (more)


Related Topix: Internet Service Providers, Social Software, Family, Parenting, Kids, Opinion

Surrey Advertiser

Churt cash thief sentenced after stealing thousands from elderly neighbour

A MAN from Churt who stole more than A 26,000 from a neighbour's house and then squandered some of it on an online dating scam has been jailed.


The Orlando Sentinel

New dating site uses DNA to make love connection

Paul Robins and Bethany Crouch speak with Elle France, Co-Founder of, about her new dating site that uses DNA to make love matches.


Related Topix: Life


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