OkCupid told people who weren’t compatible that they were a romantic match, as an A/B test to see if users bought it.
On Monday 28th July 2014, OkCupid co-founder Christian Rudder told the world – surprise! – just like Facebook, the company has been experimenting on its users. The gist of the post was, “You know how mad you were at Facebook? Well we did it too!”
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Online Dating Industry is performing like the Pharmaceutical and
Cosmetic Industry before the USA Food and Drug Administration was
created. There is no/weak Legislation, no ID verification, low reliable
background checks, no Quality Norms.
No one compatibility matching method is Scientifically Proven.
entire Online Dating Industry for serious daters in 1st World Countries
is a HOAX, performing as a Big Online Casino, with a low
effectiveness/efficiency level of their matching algorithms (less than
10%). In the same range as searching by your own.
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