The central web site is operable to populate a queue of a first end user with... These protocols may relate to job searches, person finding services, real estate searches, or on-line dating.An apparatus for providing a feature in a network environment is provided that includes a central web site operable to interface with one or more end users and to manage information related to one or more of the end users. While some naive business people believe that on-line dating is simply a matter of matching supply and demand, there is statistical and empirical evidence to suggest that successful on-line dating entails far more.

In recent years, a series of protocols and configurations have been developed in order to accommodate a diverse group of end users having various networking needs.

Networking architectures have grown increasingly complex in communications environments.

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, wherein revising the list of candidates further comprises determining a unified search score by combining a weighted input factor associated with the compatibility feedback with at least one other weighted input factor; and employing the revised unified search score to select the revised list of candidates.

, wherein the at least one other weighted input factor further comprises a weighting value combined with at least one of an initial user test, an additional user test, a one-way search criteria input factor, a reverse search criteria input factor, an activity input factor, a distance input factor, an input factor reflecting the number of times the user has viewed this candidate's profile, an input factor reflecting the number of replies the candidate's profile has recently received, or an affinity input factor.

Valentine’s Day was approaching, and this city of more than eight million people was feeling oddly lonely.

With some goading from a friend — who somehow convinced me that the stigma against online dating was no more — I joined Ok Cupid and started scanning the thousands of matches that popped up on my screen.

This application is a continuation (and claims the benefit of priority under 35 U. Coordinating a relationship between two like-minded individuals can be a significant chore, as there are a number of obstacles and barriers that must be overcome.