The first thing I thought when I read about this was: This is a technology that Laura Linney’s character from —a nervous turtlenecked mouse who loves her hot co-worker Karl silently and obsessively from afar—would use if the movie was set in the modern day.
“@karl,” she would type into Slack, chewing her nails as she looked at Rodrigo Santoro’s bespectacled avatar and hoped beyond hope that the desperate act would deliver her from her unrequited longing. Feeld had an earlier, harder-to-pronounce incarnation as “3nder,” an app that helped people find threesomes.
Karl and Laura Linney’s character, Sarah, eventually do hook up without the help of the internet. It has since expanded its mission to include any relationship configuration, and offers 20 different sexuality options to choose from.
So why would an app that targets itself toward non-normative relationships choose the workplace as its next frontier?
Choosing the right person to spend the rest of your life with is one of the most important decisions you can make, and with so many fish in the sea, more singles are heading online to find their soul mate.
Niche dating sites such as J-Date, Farmers Only, Women Behind Bars, My Lovely Parent, Uniform Dating and Date My Pet, vow to match people based on very particular specifications.Online Dating Expert Laurie Davis from e Flirt told Reuters there are two different types of niche dating.( Avoiding Valentine's Day price inflation) "There are niche sites that lead with interest and religion… They're leading with technology, they're leading with a different user experience whether it's Facebook connecting and allowing you to see your friends of friends, or whether it's connecting you to Spotify and allowing you to pull in your music into your profile," she said.This study reveals that the digital realm is one part of a broader universe in which teens meet, date and break up with romantic partners.Online spaces are used infrequently for meeting romantic partners, but play a major role in how teens flirt, woo and communicate with potential and current flames. 10 through March 16, 2015; 16 online and in-person focus groups with teens were conducted in April 2014 and November 2014.