It was incredibly awkward because I’d caught him in this lie.
We still stayed for drinks, but he didn’t even offer to foot my half of the bill.” Such is the plight of online romances, where first dates can feel like “Catfish” outtakes.
You can ‘get to know’ someone from behind the safety of a screen.
If you’re looking to date someone in those lines of work, this might be the app for you.
View N Me, a month-old dating site, uses live video chats — either one-on-one or speed-dating sessions — to make fudging your appearance just about impossible.
“There’s a level of deception that is usually associated with user profiles,” says View N Me co-founder Eric Friedman.
But it’s a thorny issue - and one that must be tackled, as more and more of us turn to the online dating.
No longer do we see tabloid headlines screaming ‘meet the couple who found love ON THE INTERNET!