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The Ciao You App Brings Strangers Who Had Fleeting Encounters Together

 - Dec 15, 2014
References: & refinery29
Missed connections is something well-associated with Craigslist, yet the Ciao You app hopes to bring the system to people's smartphones. More convenient and efficient, the Ciao You app ensures that strangers how experience a brief yet meaning encounter are able to connect again in the future. This is one way in which technology can physically bring people together instead of keeping them at a digital arm's length.

A free download, the Ciao You app nevertheless charges people to send messages to their connections. Just like Craigslist's Missed Connections page, people input a description of the fleeting meeting that inspired this search. Refinery29 writes, for instance, We met on The French Riviera. You offered some of your black pasta, I rejected you, and you ran away. Call me, bye."