Internet dating impact on society
In his new book, Love in the Time of Algorithms: What Technology Does to Meeting and Mating, writer Dan Slater argues that online dating has changed society profoundly. Y., newlywed, tells USA TODAY's Sharon Jayson just how and why.Q: What is it about online dating today that you believe has made such a big difference? Everyone has access to so many more people than they were accustomed to in the past.You can leave your partner and find a new one within the week.Because of being raised in a generation of disposable objects/relationships, many young people may find it more difficult to commit as the world becomes more transient.Welcome back to The Attraction Doctor Experiences with online dating tend to be mixed.Some people have excellent experiences with online dating that end in satisfying relationships.I started to wonder how that might affect how people approach their relationship lives.
Online dating made a lot more people feel they are part of a larger mating pool than they were used to.
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What I found when I interviewed a lot of daters (more than 100, plus 50 industry executives) is that people tended to be moving from one relationship to the next a lot faster than they seemed to before online dating existed.
That was based on my interviews with online daters and the opinions of about 90% of the industry executives I interviewed.