CMB counts on Facebook and friends of friends to find non-threatening dates.
In recent years, more businesses emerged, offering alternative online dating options.
Coffee Meets Bagel is one of the most innovative and interesting of them all.
When reciprocity is achieved, the two can meet in real life, at a local restaurant, and CMB sweetens the deal by offering the couple a free appetizer, coffee or dessert.
This is the first example of innovation in online dating that draws on social.
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Billed as "A Personal Concierge to your Dating Life," this avante garde approach to digital dating help is far departed from what most Internet users have ever experienced before.
Essentially users of this service get their own personal Cyrano de Bergerac (love helper) and some social science to help ensure the perfect date.
Bestselling author Dan Slater, in his book entitled "Love in the Time of Algorithms: What Technology Does to Meeting and Mating", discusses how online dating has profoundly affected us already.