And, if you're interested in that person in a more-than-passing fashion, the app's creator -- Facial Network -- is working on technology that will allow scanning of profile pictures on online dating sites, such as Plenty of Fish, OKCupid, and
In the US, it will also match the photo against more than 450,000 entries in the National Sex Offender Registry and other criminal databases.
As such, we are committed to working with our clients to understand their needs and provide a successful, fun and productive IJL Dating Experience.
Users match in a similar way to Tinder, but are then prompted to take a quick selfie to verify what they look like.
For those who appreciate dating apps because they present the opportunity to meet someone from the comfort of the couch, face mask on and deep conditioner in, Blume is an app where you must look your best while swiping.
For example, if a woman's cheekbone stuck out 0.3 percent more than the average woman's cheekbones do, the program would generate a male face with cheekbones that stuck out 0.3 percent more than the male average.
Women were more likely to rate faces as attractive that had been manipulated to match their own. De Bruine of Mc Master University showed that people are more likely to rate faces similar to their attractive when it's the same sex than photos of the opposite sex. is a product of specialized responses to facial resemblance as a cue of kinship," De Bruine wrote; it helps us "favor kin in a non-sexual prosocial context and avoid kin in a mating context." In other words, her theory is that it's all part of the brain's recognition mechanism that helps us be nice to family members — and avoid incest.
It’s the equivalent to riding the subway and having a stranger tell you to “smile, beautiful,” only it’s happening on your smartphone screen.