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Get a Text When a Compatible Match is Nearby

By: Greg Ponesse - Published:   Updated: Apr 14 2011 • References: cnn
According to CNN.com, online dating is so last year. Now, if you're thinking romance, look to your mobile phone.

Implications - New match-making companies are making it easier for busy people to find their soul mate. After posting an online profile and adding a cell phone number, the website will text your phone when a possible match is nearby using GPS technology. People are calling this new development "mobile romance" and it is apparently doing very well in China. Some Chinese businesses are using dating services to get customers to text more so that they make profit. Services similar to mobile romancing are making their way across the ocean to the United States and Canada.

Stats for Mobile Dating Trending: Older & Warm
Traction: 6,382 clicks in 416 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Mobile Dating
Related: 62 examples / 48 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55
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