Mark Brooks of OnlinePersonalsWatch works with many online dating sites — and says that all of them are plagued by fake profiles, scammers and criminals looking for money, not love. Millions are lost to these scammers each year — and worse still, the crime may be underestimated, as victims are often too distraught to reveal the extent of their losses. Spotting scammers is getting harder — but there are still ways to ensure you stay safe, Brooks says. It used to be easier — not now.
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The human touch has been scientifically proven to be an essential need for the human race to thrive. Proper development and bonding through touch is required for infants. Adults require physical contact with other humans to develop trust, feelings of security and express love to one another. Though, in the current world crisis, we now find ourselves in the midst of a moment in time where touch is being shunned. We must remain a certain distance from another person and the very thought of touch is being tossed out of the mind immediately. Remaining at home is encouraged which might mean, for some of us, being separated from our significant other.
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Today is one of those times. A new site called Cupidtino is preparing to launch. Yep, you read that right. Our own resident Apple fanboy MG Siegler , who loves all gadgets as long as they are made by Apple, would be perfect for this. From the landing page:.