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computer dating

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(Computer Science) the use of computers by dating agencies to match their clients
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We existed before house husbands and computer dating and sheltered accommodation was where you waited for a bus.
He envisions the day when a digital model of each person, based on the totality of their data and under the individual person's control, might facilitate more-accurate matching in everything from advertising, to personalized medicine, to finding a job, to computer dating.
For example, the increasing popularity of computer dating sites has resulted in numerous matches leading to marriage and long-term intimate relationships.
The roots of computer dating reach back to the 1960s but modern-day online dating has been reduced to a series of mouse clicks and canned quips that often lead nowhere.
One of the problems with The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty is that the film attempts to succeed on too many fronts - from the outrageous nature of Mitty's daydreams, the romance (there's a running gag about a computer dating service) to the big-budget action/adventure sequences.
He was interested in robbing them and that was why he asked what jobs they did and if the second man was the owner of the Jaguar car he was pictured beside on the computer dating site.
He said he found "hundreds" of files of sexually explicit material on the computer dating back to March 2010.
The Police Community Support Officer took computer dating to a new level when she turned detective on the force's confidential database to check out prospective partners she'd meet while pounding the beat.
Screen shows adverts for organic suet, computer dating agencies, a "discreet and confidential" medical advice line, osteopaths, facial cosmetics, soft pillows and a proprietary brand of custard).
We even had one woman who wanted to know about computer dating.
We have spent a lot of time in these pages discussing computer dating options, so don't limit yourself to women in the flesh.