FROM THE WEB: ‘The Algorithms Behind Online Dating’ – Financial Times Video


This Financial Times video report sees Maija Palmer meet Cupid in Edinburgh to find out about the algorithms used in the online dating world, and whether other industries can learn from them.

She speaks to Bill Dobbie, Chief Executive of Cupid, about the enourmous amount of information that dating sites deal with, and Mike Shaw from Comscore, on how other sectors can learn from their use of big data.

Watch the video below.