will give a talk at GDI London conference presenting the findings of a fascinating study.
When I first read "article and paper: Dating Apps Are Basically Useless For Finding Dates, Says Sad New Study"
I thought the research was done using Badoo database, not Tinder.
Please see also:
great article: Millennial generation undergoes “dating apocalypse”
PAPER Tinder: True Love or a Nightmare?
Why Tinder is making women MISERABLE: Men swipe right for an ego boost with no intention of speaking to matches
PAPER A First Look at User Activity on Tinder
article: Love & Money: Millennial Couples are savvier than their youth would suggest, USA TD Bank Survey reveals
Match goes for Generation X, 30 - 50 years old users = "named: traditionals". http://onlinedatingsoundbarrier.blogspot.com.ar/2016/09/match-goes-for-generation-x-30-50-years.html
Anyway, the conclusions are nothing new.
Year over year regurgitating the same statistics, talking the same rubbish!!!
Year over year the same scratched disk!!!
They DO NOT want to INNOVATE!
About "The social power of algorithms"
Lack Of Innovation & Decadence can summarize the Online Dating Industry.
C-Level executives are more worried about their golf scores than their company’s long term strategy and innovations.
C-level executives are cooking barbecues under the water (selling smoke) and not paying attention to latest research from Academics which could be beneficial for the Online Dating Industry.
Wasting precious time with Matchmakers which should be obsolete.
“Top 45 Top Scientific Papers For The Online Dating Industry”
Social dating is vaporware.
Online Dating for serious daters does not need to be more social, it needs to be more effective/efficient.
It needs to reduce the false positives problem and big data dating IS NOT the key to long-lasting romance.
The key to long-lasting romance is STRICT PERSONALITY SIMILARITY and not "meet other people with similar interests".
I had reviewed over 55 compatibility matching engines intended for serious dating since 2003, when I had discovered "the online dating sound barrier" problem.
Please read: The 8 tips to innovate in the Online Dating Industry!
The Secret Sauce Behind Online Dating ? There is no one yet!
The Online Dating Industry does not need a 10% improvement, a 50% improvement or a 100% improvement. It does need "a 100 times better improvement"
All other proposals are NOISE and perform as placebo.