From there, you can make the decision whether to say hello.
Brightkite uses participants’ current locations to connect people, allowing them to chat and possibly meet up.
The network has been heralded as a great way to meet new people, find a date or connect with locals while traveling.
Dubbed “the Google of online dating,” OKCupid hit the scene in 2004.
The service slowly carved out an industry presence by offering its network for free.
Online dating or Internet dating is a personal introductory system where individuals can find and contact each other over the Internet to arrange a date, usually with the objective of developing a personal, romantic, or sexual relationship.
Online dating services usually provide unmoderated matchmaking over the Internet, through the use of personal computers or cell phones.Other sites are more specific, based on the type of members, interests, location, or relationship desired.A 2005 study of data collected by the Pew Internet & American Life Project found that individuals are more likely to use an online dating service if they use the internet for a greater amount of tasks and less likely to use such a service if they are trusting of others.Most sites allow members to upload photos or videos of themselves and browse the photos and videos of others.Sites may offer additional services, such as webcasts, online chat, telephone chat (VOIP), and message boards.In July OKCupid introduced its geo-location app to help users keep watch for local singles.