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The Hidden Truth Behind Relationship Chemistry

Ross A. Rosenberg | Posted 10.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Ross A. Rosenberg

Ross Rosenberg reveals the hidden truth behind relationship chemistry. Have you been working on your online dating profile? Posing for the perfect ...

Dear OkStupid, I Don't Understand You

Sabine Reichel | Posted 04.14.2017 | Fifty
Sabine Reichel

OK, I admit it. I have been in the dating zoo for a while -- with a certain lack of enthusiasm and a fair share of ambivalence. You know how it is. I love being single, but wouldn't mind dating. And like many others I was too cheap to pay for some websites that promise that you will finally find the missing half of yourself (I personally haven't lost any piece of me).

Grown-up Cupid Now Pathetic Man in Diaper

Mellini Kantayya | Posted 02.12.2017 | Comedy
Mellini Kantayya

The lovable arrow-slinging boy -- once known for cherubic looks and igniting romance, now known for alternating stints between jail and rehab -- faces yet another arrest, this time for assault with an arrow and indecent exposure.

The Dating Year in Review

Jamie Silverman | Posted 01.25.2017 | New York
Jamie Silverman

OkCupid recently published their 'year in review' which is essentially a summary of the trends they've noticed within their dating ranks over the cour...

The Secret World Of The Flag Mod: No Dogs, No Dongs

Ethlie Ann Vare | Posted 10.09.2016 | Fifty
Ethlie Ann Vare

So here I am, your Flag Mod. When you flag that obscene photo or report that fake profile, I'm one of the 'special users' who determines whether it should in fact be deleted, or if you were overreacting.

Dating Lessons From a Cut-Rate Flounder

Debbie Weiss | Posted 10.07.2016 | Divorce
Debbie Weiss

I was with my late husband for 32 years. After he died, I planned to melt into my sofa in a haze of dark chocolate gelato and Nicholas Sparks movies. I'd be the woman in the bourbon-stained bathrobe buying the giant, economy Bombay Sapphire gin and twelve Butterfingers at Bevmo. But I "got out there." Too much.

What Does Your Profile Say About You?

Jamie Silverman | Posted 04.28.2015 | Business
Jamie Silverman

A first date is pretty much a sexualized job interview. You spend a ton of time getting dressed, carefully considering what each article of clothing you choose might say about you.

Cupid Is Stupid

Vicki Abelson | Posted 03.31.2015 | Divorce
Vicki Abelson

I've been sober for 12 plus years. I've been single for four and a half. The last time I slept in the warm embrace of a man was... well... let's just say it was two presidents ago. And one had a double term. When you do the math, it's a pretty shitty equation.

My Month of Online Dating Detox (Pt. II)

Jamie Silverman | Posted 01.14.2015 | Women
Jamie Silverman

I think I genuinely lasted an entire week without logging on to any of the sites. But one night, I'd had a crappy day at work and couldn't sleep. I lay in bed, thoughts racing through my head. Just a little Tinder wouldn't hurt. My phone beckoned -- no implored -- me to pick it up and swipe. So I did.

My Month of Online Dating Detox

Jamie Silverman | Posted 12.28.2014 | Women
Jamie Silverman

I'd talk to guys for weeks without either of us initiating any hangout. We were virtual pen pals, wasting one another's time with random texts at odd hours.

Book Review: Dataclysm

Phil Simon | Posted 11.13.2014 | Home
Phil Simon

Many books have been written about Big Data, and I'm the author of two of them. While the topic is well trodden, we understand far less about what companies are actually doing with this information.

The Perils Of Online Dating While Black

Literally, Darling | Posted 10.29.2014 | Women
Literally, Darling

If you're young, black and female, your identity might be a liability. Recent studies have proven that online dating can be tainted by racism.

My Life As A 'Blogger Boyfriend'

Stephen Mariani | Posted 07.28.2014 | Women
Stephen Mariani

"Hold on, babe, let me just choose a filter real quick." My girlfriend said this to me the other night as I was trying to tell her about the day I had.

OKCupid Publicly Rips Mozilla: 'We Wish Them Nothing But Failure'

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 04.03.2014 | Technology

OKCupid may be in the business of love, but the online dating site has anything but tender feelings for Mozilla and its newly-appointed CEO. In a ...

Ok, Stupid: Hand-Drawn Selfies and Online Dating

Mensen | Posted 04.16.2014 | Arts
Mensen

"Ok, Stupid" is an ongoing series of drawn self-portraits inspired by self-representation of women in the digital age and online dating as a young, working-class feminist survivor navigating a surveillance/exhibition culture.

Cupid's Arrow

Sharon Zarozny | Posted 04.13.2014 | Divorce
Sharon Zarozny

I remember, as a child, desperately wishing Cupid would hit me with his arrow so I'd fall instantly in love and live happily ever after. Cupid let me down.

5 Reasons Tinder Works For Women

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 07.15.2013 | Women

It seems many people still falsely assume that women are not interested in casual sex -- an outdated notion that is painfully obvious in the world of ...

Fearlessly Dating Online

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 08.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Alpert

As a psychotherapist and coach, I'm in the unique position to hear from both men and women what they hate and love about online dating. I hear about red flags, things that work, and things that freak people out.

Aaron Sankin

OkCupid's Latest Venture Draws The Ire Of Privacy Advocates

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 02.14.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Of all the romances sparked by online dating site OkCupid, the one that's lasted the longest is between its founders and the endless ...

Creepy Cupid: Bad OK Cupid Messages As Valentines

Posted 02.14.2013 | Comedy

If you’ve ever done online dating you know the messages you receive tend to be pretty strange and creepy. So, instead of letting them make you feel ...

Couple Find Love Online -- Without Using A Dating Site

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 10.24.2012 | Technology

Joining online dating sites still carries a stigma for some. But what about meeting your significant other through social media platforms completely u...

11 Things You Should Never Do On OkCupid

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 08.24.2012 | Technology

If you're an online dater, then you've probably seen some miserable OkCupid profiles: cellphone pictures taken in the mirror; messages begging you to ...

LOOK: Is This The Cycle Of Online Dating?

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 05.11.2012 | Women

For singletons of the fairer sex, sometimes online dating can closely resemble a hellish merry-go-round where one sifts through batches of duds disgui...

Which Neighborhood Has The Strongest Sex Drive In New York?

Daily Intel | By: | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Williamsburg is the best place in New York to troll for pervy hipsters, and no one in Chelsea can stop thinking about sex, right? Not according to dat...

Putting the Data into Dating

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

In 48% of pictures where the user is looking away, he or she is below a 4 on the 10-scale. In 28% of those pictures, the image is actually, literally, a dog. But dressed up in people clothes.