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And you don't go in believing that science is behind the match. When diet companies show someone who lost a bunch of weight in six weeks, they have to say, "Results not typical." I think e Harmony and other sites should do the same. MT: It really depends on people's willingness to come back and tell us why each date didn't work out so the system could get smarter. MT: Because sex is a huge part of a relationship that people don't always focus on.
It would be like Netflix, which learns from your preferences to make better predictions for you. Couples today are unwilling to settle for sexual boredom.
MT: Sexual compatibility is a keystone to a relationship's long-term success, and it requires three things: a similar emotional approach (positive, friendly, and fun, or dark and mysterious); a similar activity level (fast and active, or slow and mellow); and a complementary power dynamic (strong, confident, and powerful, or gentle and submissive).
These qualities often line up with what you want interpersonally, too.
"But now the industry is so competitive that it's more about what sites claim they can do than what us eggheads could actually do for people." So Thompson quit and used what he'd learned to write an analog guide to finding your libidinous match, MC: What made you leave e-dating?
Our studies showed that the odds of meeting someone online and dating him more than a month are roughly one in 10.
So it's great that all those people on the TV commercials met their spouses, but they are the exceptions, not the rule. MT: I'm more of an introvert, and I haven't found the Internet very effective.