A grid of photos showed women who, at that very moment, were within a certain radius of Scott and his GPS-enabled phone.And at the top of that list: Amanda, who was at the same show.Where will you find an enduring love and where will you bag yourself a cursory bedroom buddy?Here’s how the confusing virtual landscape of modern love looks today.But the Grindr spambots manage to contact users from 6,000 to 7,000 miles away from the United States.Download and use the New Gaydar app for free on your mobile or tablet device, and connect with local guys at the tap of a button."It just so happened she was the closest one and she's cute," he said, noting that the app told him she was less than 1,000 feet away.
The latest numbers say 70% of gay men and 47% of lesbians have dated someone they met online, and dating apps are becoming the norm for doing so. Today January 3 is also set to be the UK’s busiest ever day for online dating, according to Match.com, with dating app users scrolling through an average of 43 profiles and message 22 people on their first day back in the office. If one of your resolutions is to fall in love this year, statistics say you’ll have a better chance by getting yourself online with the rest of the capital’s young, social and connected singles - as an estimated one in five relationships are now forged on dating apps.So the pair agreed to meet up for coffee after the show, and Amanda brought some of her friends along, just to be safe. "I lucked out." The two are now dating exclusively, and they credit the love-the-one-you're-near philosophy of Skout with setting them up. "I was like, 'Oh we're at the same place, why not discuss the show?'" While established online dating services like e Harmony and go to painstaking lengths to match daters based on their exhaustive surveys of likes and dislikes, this new crop of GPS-based dating apps seems fixated largely on two qualities in potential mates: Proximity and convenience.It seems that they have just gotten home from the gym, and are about to remove all their clothing. In this case, what might seem too good to be true actually is.