How Technology is Changing Dating | The Methodology Center

How Technology is Changing Dating

Sara VasilenkoFebruary 23, 2012

 PAMT post-doc Sara Vasilenko discusses how technology is changing dating

 

The economy may be struggling, but these days Cupid has found some profitable new niches. With about 95 million single adults in the United States, the online matchmaking industry is booming, to the tune of a billion dollars in revenue projected for 2012. Communication technologies such as Facebook, Twitter, and Skype have created new ways to find potential partners, and GPS-enabled smartphone apps can even tell you which eligible singles are within a mile of your location at any given moment.

 

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