Top 10 Online Dating Articles of 2009
These are the top 10 Online Dating articles of 2009 as voted on by members of the #1 ranking system on the Internet, Digg.com. From the technology to the innovative services and from the obscure to exploitation. I hope you enjoy all these top rated articles and learn more about online dating through reading each one. This post is part of the DailyBlogTips.com 2009 In Review series. Take part in the project at DailyBlogTips.com or find other interesting articles on the best of 2009 within the project.
Wayback Machine Gets Massive 2 Petabyte Upgrade
computerworld.com — The Wayback Machine, the digital time capsule that stores 85 billion archived versions of web pages online dating back to 1996, is getting a new 2 petabyte data center. (Submitted by Lucas123) Made popular Mar 20, 2009 * 814 diggs
Online dating: The technology behind the attraction
computerworld.com — When Joe wanted to find love, he turned to science. Rather than hang out in bars or hope that random dates worked out, the 34-year-old aerospace engineer signed up for eHarmony.com, an online dating service that uses detailed profiles, proprietary matching algorithms and a tightly controlled communications process to help people find their perfect (Submitted by inactive) Made popular Feb 14, 2009 * 553 diggs
Dating Website For Beautiful People Only Goes Global
telegraph.co.uk — An online dating agency that excludes ugly members is to launch worldwide despite criticism that it is superficial. (Submitted by kylescousin) Made popular Oct 26, 2009 * 458 diggs
11 Most Obscure Online Dating Sites
11points.com — There’s no stigma with online dating anymore. (Submitted by ritubpant) Made popular Jul 15, 2009 * 443 diggs
He Lied, She Lied
forbes.com — Both men and women fib, falsify and deceive. Just not about the same things. Any woman who has been online dating for awhile can tell you the story of meeting a man whose profile, which said he was 6-feet tall, ended up being several inches short of the truth. And most men can tell you about the woman whose reality was about 10 years older… (Submitted by badqat) Made popular Sep 1, 2009 * 343 diggs
New York ranked Top for Singles
reuters.com — It was the first time New York had won the title in the annual poll that assessed 40 of the largest U.S. urban areas for coolness, cost of living alone, culture, job growth, online dating, nightlife and ratio of singles to the entire population in the area. (Submitted by smitas) Made popular Jul 29, 2009 * 298 diggs
Too busy to find a date? Get a Virtual Dating Assistant!
walletpop.com — Online dating IS consuming. Nevermind just responding to all the requests you get. Forget about actually searching for someone. So they developed a company to do all the legwork. This would be an ideal job for people who like to play "matchmaker". (Submitted by BeShirtHappy) Made popular Aug 2, 2009 * 233 diggs
Startups see dollar signs in sex
computerworld.com — Technology can help mitigate the new dangers presented by online dating and the "hook-up" culture of today’s youth, as well as the long-present threat of sexual misconduct by trusted authority figures, according to three companies presenting at the DEMO conference on Tuesday. (Submitted by EMFK) Submitted Sep 23, 2009 * 159 diggs
Online Dating? Beware of her profile pictures view!
welations.com — (Submitted by hdar3415) Submitted Jun 15, 2009 * 124 diggs
How to survive the wonderful world of online dating
insidestorydating.com — First of all…I felt odd about the fact that I was meeting guys online instead in bars, the way that god intended… (Submitted by MrScotchBoy) Submitted Jan 26, 2009 * 116 diggs