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Last year in the uk, online dating scammers conned their dates out of £33 million anna moore investigates the crooks who target smart, successful women. In some cases, online dating services are themselves engaged in misrepresentation, displaying profiles that have been fabricated using personal information from users who have not agreed to be depicted on the site or by presenting outdated or out-of-region profiles as current and local. This study evaluated two top online dating sites for usability - eharmony and matchcom users shared their experiences and perceptions of the two sites in interviews and eye-tracking research was conducted the results were interesting and pointed out issues with technology facilitating emotional connection and chemistry between users.
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