The point is intriguing, but do people want to meet friends of friends offline and can it really weed through people accurately enough to become common practice?Tom Scott, creator of the hilarious and viral Tumblr, “Actual Facebook Graph Searches”, told me in an email interview that he doesn’t think Graph Search has much potential for a viable and well-used dating service. He mentioned how Facebook silently pushes messages from non-friends into a weakly highlighted “Other” inbox, meaning we might not even be aware of messages from new dates.Advertised as “Funny Anonymous School News For Confessions & Compliments” in the Apple Store, this anonymous app by Ambient is much like Yik Yak and Whisper. Learn more about After School in this Safe Smart Social video.ASKfm is a social network where members interact by inviting others to ask anonymous questions.On Monday, Facebook opened up Graph Search to many more users and with new probing filters to search for people you might not even know, people are asking: Is this Facebook’s maiden voyage towards becoming a dating networking site?By having access to a plethora of strangers’ meta-data, including pictures, favorites, and check-ins, the world might feel a little bit smaller, like we have a lot more in common than we ever knew.Yes, some women will be suspicious of guys, especially under-35s, who are off the social-media grid.A serial-killer vibe attaches itself to otherwise dateable men whose names result in Your search did not match any documents on Google.
In addition, AIM found sex ads on mainstream sites like Facebook, Tumblr and Twitter.
Having a Facebook account is unsexy for single guys, but ghosting the Internet entirely is another kind of red flag.
The good news is that Twitter and Instagram don’t pose the same potential threat as Facebook.
Another guy—a very hot, dangerous-in-a-way-that-I-like guy—used his Facebook page to complain about his bills, his co-workers, his commute, and other banal life-slights, which made him into a boring-in-a-way-that-I-hate guy.
things: throwing balls, making deals, building something, even brooding quietly. Just having a Facebook account implies that you are wasting your remaining youth warming your genitals with a laptop and working out the details of a status update like a nail-biting middle schooler.