” The result: A ranking of 30 major metro areas, which was not very kind to Southern California’s social life. Just 26 percent of Inland Empire ladies surveyed were satisfied with the dating scene, the worst score. The Inland Empire was dead last in the overall rankings, with just 28 percent of those polled expressing satisfaction with the dating climate. In 2003, a young Mark Zuckerberg sat in front of his computer and instant-messaged a friend.Back then, “the facebook thing” was still a rough idea, and 18-year-old Zuckerberg was trying to finesse the concept. “I don’t think people would sign up for the facebook thing if they knew it was for dating,” Zuckerberg wrote.On the day of the announcement, the stock price of Inter Active Corp—the parent site of online dating behemoths —dropped by more than two per cent. Over the past two decades, the Internet has become a fixture of the modern-day romance plot.In the early ’90s, just one per cent of new relationships began online.
was the top metro for overall ratings with 67 percent of the locals giving a thumbs up, followed by San Antonio (63 percent) and Boston (59 percent).
“I think people are skeptical about joining dating things.” A decade later, a somewhat savvier Zuckerberg has had a change of heart.
Last week, Facebook unveiled “Graph Search,” a new search engine that will allow users to comb through data from their existing online networks.
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