The only people who know that you are using this site are the people you get matched with.” To ensure that they can provide a match for those who have signed up, Kevin and Razi are working with two relationship psychologists.
Together they have created a set of questions and an algorithm that will allow them to find two people who will probably get along with one another.
And if the other person says yes, you can open what I call a communication channel — which is anonymous and secure because it is all within our system.
You don’t have to exchange phone numbers or e-mails, you can simply have a chat first.” Only if the first virtual encounters go well and the potential couple wants to meet up, they will take it beyond the website.
“A first date would more look like this: you meet each other, and you are not interested in dating people who smoke but find out that your date does smoke, so you’d probably think, I might as well have not have gone on that date.