Like many ethnographic studies – theirs uncovered many needs.Their main finding was that managing kids activities is stressful for dual-income families.Momocs aims to provide a complete and convenient toolkit for morphometrics.
This impedes collaborative effort both in software development and in morphometric studies.
By gathering the common morphometric approaches in an open-source environment and welcoming contributions, Momocs is an attempt to solve this twofold problem.
If you both circle yes, you get each others’ contact information in an email the next day. Last week I went speed dating and I met two Australians who had only been in the country for five days, a soldier who finished his service in Afghanistan three days earlier, and a guy who works for Time Warner and was afraid I would hold that against him (I didn’t. Yet, they somehow all convinced each other that no one there was good enough for them.
I would never have looked twice at someone who was in the military when perusing dating sites, assuming we were too different. Bringing friends along might help you feel relaxed going into the speed dating event, but it could result in the pack mentality.
You can spend weeks emailing back and forth, only to find that there’s zero chemistry face-to-face. This month it was revealed the number of crimes following meetings through dating apps has risen nearly 20-fold in London over five years.
Surely there is a more generous, less stressful way of connecting?
Yet here we are in 2016, scrolling through a sea of strangers’ faces.
Liz Hoggard says: 'I want to meet new people — but I would rather not sign up for ritual humiliation every weekend.
Scott Davidoff of CMU gave an interesting presentation today at Ubicomp on a design method for rapidly exploring application design – Speed Dating.