It’s one of the oldest businesses known to man-and-woman-kind and with the boom in all kinds of dating sites, it’s obviously a service that has been pulled into the Internet Age.
But, even some of the best high-tech business models that don’t have anything to do with pulling together the lovelorn are actually, at their heart, old-fashioned “matchmaker” operations. It creates mini-weddings between people who can provide rides and people who need rides.
They say they've found the secret to “long-term chemistry” — what makes a relationship last — in people’s genes.
Read More: Dating by Diet » Two companies, Singld Out and Instant Chemistry, are working together to match users based on the results of both a personality test (evaluating “diet habits of a mate, how often they exercise, and so on,” according to a company press release) and a genetic test.
Once we have this insight, we are able to begin our partnering procedure in earnest: comparing your personality profile to those of thousands other New Zealanders in order to to determine who might be the most compatible.