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With the use of modern technology, people can date via telephone or computer or meet in person.
This term may also refer to two or more people who have already decided they share romantic or sexual feelings toward each other.
"There weren't a lot of people using the Internet to date back then," she says.
In addition we had two people, male and female, create profiles and write their own reviews for our "He Said/She Said" recommendations.
These reviews offer a more personal take on the matches and the matchmaking process.
Dating as an institution is a relatively recent phenomenon which has mainly emerged in the last few centuries.
From the standpoint of anthropology and sociology, dating is linked with other institutions such as marriage and the family which have also been changing rapidly and which have been subject to many forces, including advances in technology and medicine.
"I'm a lawyer, and it's a job that takes up a lot of time," she says.