‘I wish this book was a smart phone.’
Dating apps are convenient – but they lack the sensuality craved by Victorian aesthetes.
Data from swiping apps like Tinder are giving researchers a window into how dating and relationships could be changing.
Eating lunch together is increasingly a thing of the past – but it doesn’t have to be.
Bringing back the diminished tradition of eating lunch together may be the solution.
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No amount of whittling down dating criteria to glasses, beards, or tattoos will allow you to bypass the simple fact that finding someone takes work.
Time to keep calm.
The key to finding the right partner is all in your head.
The new normal?
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A human development researcher decided to find out if people who are anxious about dating or about what their partner thinks of them are more likely to sext.
A world of deceit.
Fibbers beware: experts have developed a new digital lie detector.
How do you sell something that people want, but aren't prepared to admit to? No, the online dating industry doesn't know either.
When it comes to forming relationships it turns out opposites certainly don't attract, that love is blind and we tend to love our neighbours.
Is a relationship that’s quick to form quick to fall apart?
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When it comes to dating, take Nietzsche's advice and have the big picture – finding a lifelong friend – in mind.
Flashing in public is illegal, shouldn't its online equivalent be treated the same way?
Exploring the joys and pitfalls of digital romance.
Dating has gone from seeking soulmates to swiping faces to kill time. What happened?
Technology brings us together, but also creates distance – which doesn't bode well for relationships.
Tinder introduces the new ‘Super Like’ – should you ‘swipe up’?
Eileen Chu and Stefano Verrelli
In the online dating world it was once enough just to "Like" a person to indicate your interest. So what does it mean to "Super Like" a potential love interest?
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While fallout from the Ashley Madison hack continues to spread, it's worth remembering that views on infidelity have not always been so severe.
What we may imagine isn’t necessarily the truth.
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What we see in online dating is not always what we get.
Life online can continue even after the real life version ends.
Memory is a way of holding onto the things you love, the things you are, the things you never want to lose. So said Kevin Arnold in The Wonder Years. Now that we spend so much time online, our digital…
Playing with the affections of the heart can be tricky on Valentine’s Day.
Take care lovers, wherever you are, as Valentine’s Day is soon upon us. Whether you’re in a relationship or want to be in a relationship, research over a number of years shows that February 14 can be a…
It could happen to anyone – there’s no stereotype in the victims of online romance scams.
Online dating and romance scams continue to lure in Australians with figures this week showing people have lost more than A$23 million this year alone, with average individual losses at A$21,000 – three…