Live video speed dating
Individuals will meet at least 15 prospective partners in an hour.
A new online dating service believes you can determine the love of your life after a three-minute video chat.
Originally a project by a Stanford University business class, combines online dating and round robin-style speed dating, where singles spend eight minutes or less interviewing potential matches.
The resulting mayhem caused hellish traffic jams, and gave Parisian skiers the opportunity to get very, very weird on the hills of Montmarte.
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founders Simon Tisminezky, right, and Dan Abelon, left, pose with their Web site at their office in San Mateo, Calif.
After logging in, they click through a series of Web pages featuring people who meet their criteria, connected via live video.The service is now free, though there might be a subscription fee in the future.
The video was shot at the Spillway Bar and Grill in Bowling Green, Kentucky, a venue described by Trip Advisor as featuring "cold beer, friendly service, and good nachos with lots of good stuff on them." The footage features the band acting out a night's entertainment that includes both a live performance and a speed-dating event, with the various band members playing both participants and onlookers."There were some highs and some lows," Beekman says in the video.But judging by how much laughter happened that day, it seems like it was mostly highs.(Kim, you are my spirit animal.) The French capital of Paris saw a pretty healthy dosage of snow this past week, with up to six inches falling on the streets of Paris on Tuesday and Wednesday.For those not familiar with Paris, that's extremely rare: The Guardian reports that the snow is the heaviest dumping Paris has seen in 30 years.The San Mateo-based company is scheduled to host its first event Thursday, with three-minute sessions for up to 100 people who live in the San Francisco Bay area.