Research has shown that when we chat online, even briefly, these normally hidden traits become more cognitively accessible to us and we actually do succeed in expressing them to others (Bargh et al., 2002).
When I have my own undergraduate students read about the “true self” research, many are shocked by the results, having believed that the Internet was rife with dishonesty.
We've reviewed five high-profile online dating sites and ranked them based on features, usability, and price.
We also went on a few dates to see if the services could pair us up with compatible people.
Unfortunately, the ongoing war is one that's highlighted whenever Valentine's Day approaches.