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2 hrs ago | Canberra City News
THE Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has joined an international initiative to protect vulnerable consumers by sweeping dating websites for misleading offers, unclear pricing policies or consumer contracts with unfair terms. "The ACCC is today sweeping the internet to ensure that dating sites are being true and fair in their dealings with customers, and provide protection from scammers," ACCC Deputy Chair Delia Rickard said.
3 hrs ago | International Business Times
Online dating helps you to fix your date, but it has also shown at what age a man and woman pull each other optimally, like magnets! Christian Rudder, the man behind Ok Cupid , an online dating site, has put up some interesting graphs that reveal how, and at what age humans are attracted to each other. According to Fivethirtyeight , Rudder said that "women who are, say, 28, find guys who are also 28 about the most attractive, and so forth.
7 hrs ago | Chronicle Live
Staff made more than 14,000 hits in the past six months - but access for Middlesbrough and Stockton-on-Tees workers was blocked Lonely hearts working on computers at a North council have racked up more than 14,000 hits on dating websites in six months. Staff at Sunderland City Council made the hits on Match.com, Plenty of Fish and OKCupid from staff computers between January and July this year.
11 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Using the vast amounts of data available via his online dating company Christian Rudder answered the question for heterosexuals. He told us what we already know but didn't want to admit.
12 hrs ago | Newkerala.com
Founder of online dating site OKCupid, Christian Rudder, has revealed about the things that make online users' profile photos good. Rudder said that earnest pictures might be more effective than ironic ones on the site, the Huffington Post reported.
A common interest in marketing drew Dan Schawbel to Bill Connolly after they met at a Bentley University gathering. Schawbel became a mentor to Connolly and hired him at his firm.
AMY OTTO: Stop Perpetually Flogging The Bridget Jones Voter. "The problem is that despite the incoherence of the message, Democrats demonstrate effort and time crafting messages to court single female voters.
If it works for dates, it'll work for tutoring. That's the approach WyzAnt has taken to introduce its roughly 2 million registered users to the 75,000 active tutors on its database, available to help anyone from kindergartners to Ph.D. candidates nail their coursework.
View from Here: What not to do on a date Lessons in dating are learned, thanks to one bad evening. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1tMDPdI The smile he managed to keep in position during a 10-minute let-me-introduce-myself conversation in the middle of the grocery store quickly began to fade.
New data from OKCupid shows users are less open-minded when it comes to dating. But does that make them racist? Christian Rudder, a co-founder of online dating site OkCupid, has long suggested online daters are kinda, sorta, secret racists.
In late July, Christian Rudder, a co-founder of the online dating site OkCupid, plunged himself into the middle of an Internet maelstrom when he published a post with a classic poke-the-anthill headline: "We Experiment on Human Beings!" The provocation came in the middle of a storm of commentary sparked by the revelations that Facebook had been purposefully manipulating its users' emotions by tinkering with its news feed. Rudder contended that such tweaking was commonplace and normal.
You've probably heard of online dating. You may even have a few friends that do it.
OKCupid is one of the largest dating sites in the world with over 4 million monthly active users. While the explicit purpose of OKCupid is to help users find romance, the site's co-founder Christian Rudder has discovered a dual purpose for the information produced through the dating site.
ArtPrize , the world's largest art prize, is the "American Idol" of the art world as well as an annual exhibition that turns downtown Grand Rapids into a strolling art gallery come mid-September. A total of $560,000 in prize money is up for grabs at the end of the 19-day exhibition.
First there was a/s/l, then there was eHarmony. Now? Now there's Tinder, the social media app used to match singles to other singles in their immediate area.
Sep 10 - What women want, is to meet men who are pre-vetted by other women, according to Jess and Ken Deckinger. On their new site, called Jess, Meet Ken , women can recommend eligible bachelors they know; single woman browsing the site can then either reach out to the man himself or to the woman who vouches for him.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:40 pm
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