Important factors that could cause actual results to differ from those in the forward-looking statements include the risk that our applications will not function easily or otherwise as anticipated, the risk that we will not launch additional features and upgrades as anticipated, any changes in popular mobile operating systems that degrade our mobile applications’ functionality and other unexpected issues which could adversely affect usage on mobile devices.
Further information on our risk factors is contained in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), including the Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2015, the Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2016 and the Form 8-K filed on October 4, 2016.
The i Date Conference, the industry’s largest annual trade show, focuses on all business aspects of online dating and social networking and brings together CEOs in this critical and burgeoning market to identify new opportunities, including possible ways to boost traffic and revenue.
“I am looking forward to presenting some of the current trends in the dating and meeting new people space,” said Geoff Cook, CEO of Meet Me.
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In the face of innovation, perhaps even love cannot remain unchanged.
"I see with my students an ability to share thoughts and experiences that keeps them quite close in many ways," she said, "but on the other hand, it does sometimes substitute for being fully in the moment." Better worldwide communication also makes it easier for people to meet new potential partners in online games or forums, which makes it easier for some people to cheat.
"It may start out very innocently, but can end up leading to a new relationships or infidelities," Coontz said.
Yagan hopes improving mobile technology will enable his company to find out what happens after the initial online spark.
“We don’t really know what happens once people go on their dates,” Yagan said. Because we can kind of go on the dates with you, and if we know that you’ve been messaging on one of our apps and your phones end up sitting there next to each other for a half an hour, that’s a pretty good hint that you guys are on a date.” Looking ahead, the internet entrepreneur also believes that one key impact of online dating will be that it creates a different type of relationship.
That means the delay people anticipate as normal before they get a response has gone way down.