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“I haven’t been looking for a serious relationship in my early 20s.
It’s great to just talk to people and meet up with people.”“I have a boyfriend right now whom I met on Tinder,” says Frannie Steinlage, a 34-year-old straight woman who is a health-care consultant in Denver.
In its investigation into the murkier side of the booming internet dating industry, Panorama also spoke to a whistleblower who claimed staff created 'pseudo identities' to con customers into thinking they were being contacted by genuine admirers.
Ryan Pitcher worked for Global Personals, Britain's third-largest dating company, until 2010.
The privacy watchdog is investigating the online dating industry after claims that personal data was being sold to bolster sites' numbers.
But when the BBC team tested its claim it found 198 women's profiles within five miles of a tiny hamlet in the Hebrides which has fewer than 100 inhabitants.
In 2016, dating apps are old news, just an increasingly normal way to look for love and sex. Of course, results can vary depending on what it is people want—to hook up or have casual sex, to date casually, or to date as a way of actively looking for a relationship.“I have had lots of luck hooking up, so if that’s the criteria I would say it’s certainly served its purpose,” says Brian, a 44-year-old gay man who works in fashion retail in New York City.
The question is not if they work, because they obviously can, but how well do they work? “I have not had luck with dating or finding relationships.”“I think the way I’ve used it has made it a pretty good experience for the most part,” says Will Owen, a 24-year-old gay man who works at a marketing agency in New York City.
“Did online dating change my perception of permanence? It didn’t seem like there was going to be much of a mourning period, where you stare at your wall thinking you’re destined to be alone and all that.
I was eager to see what else was out there.” Good for you, Jake. Whatever you do, don’t ask yourself why it is your second girlfriend in 10 paragraphs decided she was better off without you.