If, on the other end, someone finds your photo "attractive," then you are immediately rewarded with a rush-inducing message that you two are a match.From that point, you can chat, swap numbers and even meet up.As the "little sister" of romantic chemistry, it lacks the "can't breathe, sleep, eat or concentrate" feelings.
It also boasts that 450 million profiles are rated every day and membership is growing by 15 percent each week (T. Tinder ingeniously combines the power of your smart phone's GPS and Facebook data to find your romantic dream date.
Using this data, it matches potential lovers by age, sex, and location.
According to Natasha Dow Schüll, the author of The particular addictiveness of modern slots has to do with the solitary, continuous, rapid wagering they enable.
It is possible to complete a game every three to four seconds, with no delay between one game and the next.
Both Tinder and slot machines similarly draw us in because of the potential for instant gratification, the amazing visuals and the trance caused by the expectation for an explosion of pleasure.
Sadly, it often leaves the hopeful soul mates depleted and, sometimes, emotionally and/or financially drained.
Bela and I agreed that Tinder's success is related to a deeper, more primitive process.
Almost in unison, we referred to the groundbreaking work of Helen Fischer, the renowned anthropologist and human behavior specialist, who revolutionized our understanding of the neurochemical basis of love.
Bela and I seemed to be magnetically drawn to each other because of like-minded ideas and experiences about romance, dating and, of all subjects, chemistry! Bela is a jewel of a person who is fun, energetic, smart, and brimming with passion for what she believes in and what she does.