Orbiting, ghosting, the slow fade: are online dating trends hurting our mental health?

Orbiting, ghosting, the slow fade: are online dating trends hurting our mental health?

By Alice Dempster Posted May 04, 2018 11:38:54 Photo: Online dating trends such as orbiting and ghosting could cause damage to people on the receiving end, a relationships expert says. (ABC News: Sam McKenzie) It is a truth universally acknowledged that dating in the online world is harder to navigate …

Facebook dating: could the tech giant be the ultimate matchmaker?

Facebook dating: could the tech giant be the ultimate matchmaker?

By Lauren Rosewarne Posted May 02, 2018 16:09:39 Photo: The time is right for Facebook to dive under our covers by entering the love business. (Reuters: Dado Ruvic/illustration) In response to Facebook-flight fears, the site synonymous with social media has announced it’ll be dipping its toe into the dating game. …

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will launch dating service

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will launch dating service

FACEBOOK chief Mark Zuckerberg has announced that the world’s largest social network will soon include a new dating service. “This is going to be for building real, long-term relationships, not just hook-ups,” Zuckerberg said as he unveiled the plan in a speech at Facebook’s annual developers conference. The feature will …

Facebook to offer dating service for first time, Mark Zuckerberg says

Facebook to offer dating service for first time, Mark Zuckerberg says

Posted May 02, 2018 04:48:18 Photo: Mark Zuckerberg addresses Facebook’s annual F8 developers conference in San Jose, California. (Reuters: Stephen Lam) Facebook plans to add a dating service, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg says, marking the first time the world’s largest social media network has actively tried to help people form …