Doppelganger Dating: Website Uses Facial Recognition Technology To Find Love

Category: Media & Culture / May 17, 2013 12:44PM EDT


Christina Bloom is the CEO of a new dating site that hopes to be ‘The new’ but this site is a little different from the run of the mills dating site. Bloom used her own experiences in love to create a business model for finding love: Using science to back up her own beliefs she created a system online which would match you with someone using facial recognition technology.


The science is that chemistry is often ignited when we spot someone whose features are similar to our own. But we wanted to see if this research could in fact translate to real life: Talking to us via Skype is Michelle Maffia who used the site to find her now partner. She told us that the science is right and she has found love through