Online Dating Industry News 8-1-11

Every Argument Every Couple Ever Has EVER. from Casey Donahue on Vimeo.

scenetapBest new niche dating site I’ve seen in a while, Bearded Mate.

Inside Match.com, It’s all about the algorithm. Must-read for industry insiders, talks about Synapse, Match’s algorithm, and much more. More than half the e-mails sent on Match now originate from ­recommended matches (chiefly Daily5), fascinating.

Cornell software fingers fake online reviews. This would be great if it could be adapted to dating profiles and emails.

We complain about dating sites, but  in Afghanistan, a romance between two teenagers of different ethnicities can easily lead to death.

Vt. woman allegedly confessed to murder via OkCupid.

Thoughts on the eAmore NYC Innovation Conference.

Look out Assisted Serendipity, Gender Zoo, and Wheretheladies.atSceneTap Lets You Check Out The Bar Scene Before You Even Haul Your Butt Off The Couch.

SingleTease takes Cheek’d one step further with branded t’s.

InboxCupid Co-Founder Chats Cupid’s Code.

STUDY: Opposites Don’t Necessarily Attract.

SNAP Interactive has updated their AreYouInterested.com social dating application. I’ve been trying their new WhoIsNear iPhone app.

Domain For Sale: SinglesFinder: The domain name Singlesfinder is for sale. Starting bid of $8,000 was not met, why not make them an offer.

23 Craigslist Missed Connections that we pray never lead to a connection.

I wonder if mobile dating apps will take advantage of card.io. “Pay us $5 and we’ll show all the single women within 1,000 yards.”