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This was especially true for female users: those with anonymous browsing wound up with an average of 14% fewer matches. Women don’t like to send personal messages to initiate contact, explains Jui Ramaprasad, an assistant professor of information systems at Mc Gill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management.
In other words, she says, “We still see that women don’t make the first move.” Instead, they tend to send what the researchers call a “weak signal.”“Weak signaling is the ability to visit, or ‘check out,’ a potential mate’s profile so the potential mate knows the focal user visited,” according to the study.
In a large-scale experiment conducted through a major North American online dating website, a team of management scholars from Canada, the U. and Taiwan examined the impact of a premium feature: anonymous browsing.
Most gratifying were the responses from some of you saying, “Omigod, this is happening to me right now! I’m in a similar situation; however, I believe he’s the first man I’ve ever truly loved.
Excerpt from Real Ideal exhibition catalogue, Millennium Galleries, Sheffield, UK.
GM Bears, installation, Real Ideal Exhibition, Millennium Galleries, Sheffield .
"The series GM Bears refers more explicitly to a science fiction style future.
While still recognisable as the comforting childhood toy they now have strange distortions such as squid tentacles or wings.