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Instead, we’re trying to focus on facilitating a better experience and environment.Tran said he hopes Color Dating provides a community, unlike what he’s experienced with other dating apps.He cited experiments that showed Asian males getting significantly fewer “matches” than Caucasian males and studies that demonstrated how difficult online dating can be for black women.“All the dating data I’ve seen fits Ok Cupid’s pattern: black people and Asian men get short shrift,” noted an Ok Cupid study from 2014.Vu Tran was frustrated with traditional dating apps.As an Asian male, he felt that the current offerings “get hijacked by the majority.” So, Tran and a few friends spent a weekend building an app that was focused on minorities and those who like minorities.He wants users to talk to likeminded folks that feel similar to them “without feeling completely alone in their world.” “Tinder is really about the hookup culture,” he said.“We want to move toward more of the community aspect of it.” Tran noted that there are many similar apps like Where White People Meet or Black People Meet that target specific verticals.
“In the last two decades, the gender ratio among college students has dramatically shifted,” Kring wrote in a 2012 article published by GROUP, the journal of the Eastern Group Pyschotherapy Society.“One of my friends was dumped by a guy after they’d been hooking up for less than a week.When he broke up with her, the guy actually used the word ‘market’—like the ‘market’ for him was just too good.” A male Sarah Lawrence student offered a similar assessment of life there—though he wasn’t bemoaning the school’s hookup culture but celebrating it.“Sometimes it feels like you can have anyone you want.” If you think colleges like Sarah Lawrence or NYU are outliers, think again.
In the appendix of DATE-ONOMICS, I include a table that ranks 35 major public and private colleges by their gender ratios and pairs that data with students’ own descriptions of dating at their schools.
From there, the experience is Tinder-like, with swiping and matches. ” Maybe I wasn’t clear, but what I meant to explain is that overtime, I felt like the racial judgment against me wasn’t necessarily a bad thing.