"On the benefits of using a dating app MR: "One of the things that we know is that the apps have a reputation of promoting hookups.
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The truth is that there's plenty of anecdotes about how internet dating makes people unhappy, but the data don't support those anecdotes."On online dating allowing users to go on lots of first dates WW: "The beauty of Bumble, and this world of online connecting, is it gives you access. So if you're looking for that adventuring, outdoor vegan, you're probably not going to find them in the bar.
So I would say this access to lots of first dates, or lots of meetups, is actually a really great thing, because it means there's a desire to be social, there's a desire to meet people.
The old ways were kind of ad hoc, and happenstance.
You meet somebody at the bar, or your mom maybe knew somebody who had a kid who was your age, and it was her idea that the two of you would be perfect together, even though usually she didn't really know that other person."The internet and the phone apps give people more control.
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People in my mother's group of friends, a lot of women that have gone through divorces, or are ready for something new.