Hodge says more than 1,000 people have signed up to be guided by 40 “mentors,” who belong to the site’s 750,000 membership list.
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Here is the Tinder-O-Matic in action: Dating sites are more likely to work if people are who they say they are. To help avoid those who stretch — or airbrush — the truth, online dating site Zoosk last month introduced a new feature to confirm the authenticity of members’ profile pictures.
Alas, more than half of online daters (54 percent) say dates have “seriously misrepresented” themselves in their profiles, according to a 2013 study by Pew Research Center’s “Internet & American Life Project.” And Americans may be more liberal with the truth than other countries: More online daters in the U. The system allows members to have their profile photos compared with videos in order to confirm that the profile photos are accurate (and recent) representations of their real life appearances, and then gives their profiles a special badge so other Zoosk members know they’re as close to real life as possible. Some dating sites are more unapologetic than others.
On Tinder, a swipe to the left means you’re not interested and a swipe to the right means you like the person; if they “right-swipe” you back, it’s a match. He also wanted to test out his robotic invention — a mechanical finger that held a conductive pen. “Although,” he adds, “I’m not sure how many of those were robotic fingers.” He received about 70 messages from girls within a 100-mile radius, but he only replied to one girl who worked in engineering.