Us patent dating
I believe a bunch of them currently use this algorithm (Highlight, Banjo, Skout, Blendr, Badoo, Glancee are the big ones but there are plenty of others) and have been doing so for years.
I also believe the mobile version of certain dating sites also do this (okcupid mobile/mobile/plenty of fish mobile).
EXTRA CREDIT - A reference to anything that meets all of the criteria to the question above AND ALSO uses common friends (e.g.
on Facebook), speed of travel between users or length of time users have been on the site to determine compatibility between users.
The service was created in 2009 by Dennis Crowley and Naveen Selvadurai.
We find that the combinatorial inventive process exhibits an invariant rate of "exploitation" (refinements of existing combinations of technologies) and "exploration" (the development of new technological combinations).
TITLE: Identifying Nearby, Compatible Users Summary: [Translated from Legalese into English] A method of online dating which uses location information and compatibility, comprising: receiving location information from a bunch of users, getting a compatibility preference for one of the users, and finding other users near that user who are compatible with that user.
A method of displaying location information of at least one first user to a second user, comprising: 1.
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Invention has been commonly conceptualized as a search over a space of combinatorial possibilities. patent records dating from 1790 to 2010 to formally characterize the invention as a combinatorial process.