FROM THE WEB: ‘The Future Of Tech For Dating And Relationships’ Fast Company

A recent article by Fast Company asks what the future of dating might look like, touching on topics such as VR, online dating and how attitudes towards sex and relationships are shifting.

Fast Company explains how platforms are beginning to learn more about the consumer, and in the near future this influx of knowledge could see the online dating world learning our preferences when it comes to potential dates and even communicating on our behalf.

The article says: “Whatever lies ahead, one thing is pretty clear: A majority of people are now open to meeting other people online.

“According to a Pew Research survey from February, 59% of Americans say online dating is a good way to meet someone, up from 44% a decade ago.

“Among young adults, the use of dating websites or mobile apps has tripled since 2013. ”

Ruth Reader says that although Westworld-style AI robots are likely far off, other forms of tech like VR and role-playing video games are emerging quickly.

Read the full article here.