Dating website for depressed people
The app will then produce nearby matches -- possibly even down your street or across the bar -- fitting your search criteria. Ok Cupid is a free dating site and mobile app that crunches users' answers to a series of questions (Are you messy? Match, one of the first and largest dating sites, also has a mobile app.
Users swipe right if they're interested and left if they want to reject the match. The formula is pretty standard: Users fill out a profile, and the app will send them daily matches that meet their standards.
Zoosk is another app that boasts its own innovative matchmaking technology.
Hook-up culture on Tinder isn't what it used to be, either.
Short-term sexual relationships over one-night stands seem to be what users crave, according to a new study published by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
With more and more users whose desires are shifting, the stigma of finding a mate online is lessening. Being turned down stimulates the same part of the brain that processes physical pain, according to a 2011 study from the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
"Social rejection and physical pain are similar not only in that they are both distressing, they share a common representation in somatosensory brain systems as well," the study's authors wrote.