Online dating has made potential partners much more readily available than ever before — and yet also, somehow, disposable.
The other day I was sitting on a train with a friend as she flicked through profiles on Bumble, an online dating service in which women have to reach out to men first.
Online dating has jumped among adults under age 25 as well as those in their late 50s and early 60s.
The share of 18- to 24-year-olds who use online dating has roughly tripled from 10% in 2013 to 27% today.
A recently published study from researchers at the University of Iowa looked at how specific kinds of content in online dating profiles changed people’s perceptions of the profile’s owner.
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