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Why eHarmony Can't Call Itself "Scientifically Proven" Anymore

It is truly a golden age for introverts who want to find love but hate going out. The advent of online dating allows people to find love anytime or …

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eHarmony's ads may not be 'scientifically proven', but online dating can make society less segregated

The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) recently banned an ad from online dating site eHarmony which assured those looking for love that it was …

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eHarmony settles California lawsuit with $1.28 million

BEST DATE SPOTS IN SF<p><i>Update: eHarmony has provided a statement to SFGATE. Read it below.</i><p>Online dating website eHarmony has settled a consumer protection lawsuit for misleading customers, and has paid out $1.28 million to four counties and one city in California.<p>The lawsuit was brought by the …

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eHarmony can't claim its matches are 'scientific' anymore

Turns out that dating service eHarmony has a weird definition of "science" when the law comes knocking. An ad in the London subway system triggered the UK's Advertising Standards Agency to call the "scientifically proven" matching system "misleading," as spotted by the <i>BBC</i>. From the ASA:<p>"eHarmony UK …

Scientific Research

Did your ex text you on Christmas? There's a name for that: "Marleying."

Exes are fun, aren’t they? *This is a sarcastic comment.* One of the many joys of the holiday season is the inevitable run-ins with people you knew …

Ebenezer Scrooge

Ex texting you over the holidays? Yep, you're being 'Marleyed'

Ebenezer Scrooge isn't the only person to receive a visit from ghosts of Christmas past during the festive period. Turns out one in 10 of us are …

Psychology

There’s a word for when an ex appears out of the blue — and it often happens at Christmas

• <b>'Marleying' has become a trend over Christmas with exes getting in touch for a Christmas fling.</b>• <b><br>eHarmony conducted a survey that revealed that one in 10 singles have been contacted by an ex over the festive period.</b><p>"Let me say, without hope or agenda, just because it's Christmas and at Christmas you …

Psychology

The dating trend where exes reappear at Christmas

“Let me say, without hope or agenda, just because it’s Christmas and at Christmas you tell the truth, do you want to get together again even though …

Relationships

Marleying: The dating trend that sees exes appearing out of the blue at Christmas

“Let me say, without hope or agenda, just because it’s Christmas and at Christmas you tell the truth, do you want to get together again even though …

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Single men feel under more pressure to be in a relationship than women, survey finds

Single men feel under more pressure to be in a relationship than women, according to a study.<p>Around 71% of bachelors felt “significant pressure” to …

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Looking for Love? Look Less, the market for mates faulty structure : Networks Course blog for INFO 2040/CS 2850/Econ 2040/SOC 2090

With a plethora of dating options, face to face communication is not always the first medium for love. The online dating market has grown far beyond …

Love

Turns Out You’re Not the Only One Hiding Tinder in a Folder

Fifty-three percent of people are still embarrassed by dating apps, even though the exact same number have used them.<p>“So where’d you meet?” you ask your friend who has said they’re seeing someone. And your friend makes a weird face before going, “Oh you know, just…” And you can see their brain …

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The Books Proven To Attract More Attention To Your Online Dating Profile

Advertisement<p>Image: Instagram<p><b>Reading. It never has gone out of fashion, has it?</b><p>Those out of touch with the female species might balk at the concept, …

Should Companies Build or Buy a New Feature? 6 Ways to Decide

Need new technology? Then your startup team must make a crucial decision.<p><i>By Steve Carter, co-founder of Candidate.Guru.</i><p>At our startup, we recently made a big decision: We bought Elevated Careers from the dating site eHarmony.<p>Every new project needs a technological solution to support it. If you are …

Online Dating

Trump has changed dating forever. Ugh.

It’s been a year since Trump got elected, and a lot has, umm, changed in that time — especially our need for love.<p>From the get-go, Trump’s chaotic …

Donald Trump

5 reasons why we’re (probably) still looking for love online

Promotional feature with eHarmony<p><b>Don’t wait for fate…</b><p>When it comes to finding a potential relationship online, we singles are a hardened lot. From …

Relationships

Meditation Can Improve Your Dating Life — Actual Stats Prove It: See How & Get A Date Fast

There have been a lot of studies touting the benefits of meditation, but this may be the best one yet. It might get you a boyfriend.<p>Dating can be …

Entertainment

45+ Things That Were Way Harder “Back in the Day”

Scoring a dateBack before the advent of dating websites, dating was <i>so</i> much harder, it’s a wonder people met at all (OK, maybe we’re exaggerating). …

Tom Hanks

This Actually Is Sounding Like the Uber of Recruiting

Many in the talent-acquisition field have joked about the number of times some startup has claimed to be either the “Uber of recruiting” or the …

Employment

eHarmony's Humor And Love Study Reveals How Sense Of Humor Plays A Role In Romance

I like my men like I like my martinis: bone dry and full of gin. Scratch that (I tried). However, I do like men who have a <i>dry</i> sense of humor. I would …

Online Dating

eHarmony Redesigns Its Logo, Adds A Multi-Colored Heart Icon To Its New Wordmark

<b>eHarmony has been</b> in the digital dating game for a long time—since 2000 to be exact.<p><b>Recently</b>, the online dating veteran decided to give its visual …

Identity

Noted: New Logo for eHarmony

“My Achy Breaky Heart” (Est. 2000) "Los Angeles-based eHarmony launched in the United States in 2000 with its patented Compatibility Matching System® …

Identity

There’s a Simple Reason Why You’ll Pay More for Certain Dating Sites

If you’re sick of being stashed and over getting ghosted on the regular, chances are you’re considering laying down some cash and putting your dating destiny in the hands of a “grown-up” online dating website like Match.com or eHarmony. Or maybe you’ve already joined and are currently looking for …

Relationships

EHarmony has eyes for direct response on social

After years of resistance, eHarmony is ready to commit to social media. The brand is recruiting marketers to turn the medium, which it has previously …

Advertising Industry

Eharmony and Alexa team up to make finding a date that much more weird

Finding a date has never been easier. Or harder. It's a hard-easy, really.<p>I've been married for 13 years next week. I can't even imagine what it's …

Android News

Alexa can check your eHarmony matches (and other weird things, too)

A lot of really useful apps, products, and services integrate with Amazon‘s Alexa virtual assistant. You can use her to turn on the lights in your …

Gear & Gadgets

How a South Florida startup found a match in eHarmony

It's a match made in startup heaven.<p>Boca-Raton startup Candidate.Guru, provider of a recruiting technology platform that matches job candidates to …

Business

It is a wild ride, this midlife dating caper

So, here I am. Rebuilding my life at 47. I'm doing pretty well so far, but have to admit, sometimes I really miss having a long-term partner in crime.<p>…

Relationships

These Are the 3 Most Important Personality Traits for a Successful Relationship

All that swiping left and right can make online dating feel like Russian roulette; we’re always wondering if that next swipe will turn into our own success story. While the randomness can be frustrating, it’s pretty interesting to think about what goes into a match — especially when it comes to …

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How Dating Agencies Are Adopting Machine Learning | Articles | Big Data

Internet dating is booming. According to Statista, the online dating industry sees revenue of almost $1.935 billion a year, while 50 million …

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