Thursday 21 February, 2019

Let’s Talk About…Are you open to finding love online?

The Internet is now a way of life, and has become the primary source for answers for many people, many of whom spend a large portion of their time online.

Naturally, with that amount of time spent on the Internet, many of the things that would normally be done in person, more and more individuals are finding it comfortable to do online. This includes starting a relationship, with dating websites boasting millions of subscribers hoping to find the perfect match.

Like anything else, however, dating online has its challenges including catfishing (when someone pretends to be someone they are not), and privacy and safety issues.

Loop News wanted to test the pulse of Jamaicans, to get their views on Internet dating – reporter Job Nelson and videographer Marlon Reid visited the University of Technology campus to solicit answers. Let’s talk about…. Online dating.

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