They all run on essentially the same principles as Operation Match only with more sophistication…and no punch cards. When I interview people at my company, a good chunk of the interview is used to determine if the applicant could even tolerate working there. Fredrated said: “Millions of users and 10,000 marriages?
Let’s see, 10,000 marriages would be 20,000 people married from (say) 2 million users . Doesn’t sound impressive to me.” beanaroo said: “It says Millions of people use internet dating services. It doesn’t mean that millions use e Harmony, only that millions use the internet to find dates.” Nonetheless, 10,000 is barely one tick mark on the Internet Scale.
You know…i dont even think you are good enough to computer date.
(4) Act very friendly the whole time and run the risk of getting trapped into a second date.
The group believed that opposites don’t attract, that attitudinal likenesses do attract and physical looks that are consistent with expectations also attract. Tarr paid 0 to a computer science student to write program code designed to match up questionnaires.
The road to today’s computer assisted matchmaking began much earlier than most people realize—in the 1960s.
Two Harvard undergraduates were talking on a dateless Saturday night over a few drinks.
honestly, get off the damn computer and find a date in real life, i guarantee the brad pitt you think your talking too is most likely a michael jackson.
the only dance he can do is the truffle shuffle, his idea of a date is trading yu gi oh cards and talking about starwars, there idea of a hot woman is princess laya with a hotpocket, and the closest they’ve ever been to a woman or man or what ever they want is there parents (chances are they are chatting with you from there parents basement).
The questionnaire ran several pages and asked everything from height and weight statistics to how a person would react to a hypothetical situation.
Here’s a sample of one of the questions: Your roommate gets you a blind date for the big dance. When you meet your date, you are sure it’s your roommate who is blind – your date is friendly, but embarrassingly unattractive.
Every year, millions of people use services like e Harmony and hoping to find romance by answering a questionnaire and spending a little cash.
If all goes well, the computer will serve as Cupid and maybe you’ll find happiness with that someone special.
and, if you actually talking to a hot girl or guy, there getting paid to do it.