Valentine’s Day is coming soon and the onslaught of “love-themed” surveys have started to land in our inbox. The latest is from Match.com and their “Canadian Relationship Insider” Kimberly Moffit. According to their findings, which were based on 1,068 Canadians, shows the dating styles for iPhone, Blackberry and Android users. First, Match found that 75% of Canadian singles believe e-mail and texting have significantly improved their dating life – which I could actually see as many of us are connected all the time. Moffit stated “More so than zodiac signs or astrology, smart phones are the new way Canadian singles can decode their dating style and determine if they’ve met their match”. So here’s what your device says about you:
iPhone Users: The Office Romantic: Match found that iPhone users are most likley to date somebody in their workplace. After the first date, iPhone users are most likely to wait one day to reach out, while Android or Blackberry users will wait until after 2-3 dates.
Android Users: The Seducer: Android users are most likely to have sex on a first date. 62% of Android singles say they’ve done the deed after date number one, compared to 57% of iPhone users and 48 per cent of Blackberry users… 55% of Android are likely to have a one-night stand. 72% of Android users have visited an online dating site, compared to 58% of iPhone users and 50% of Blackberry users.
Blackberry Users: The Drunk Dialer: Match stated that “If you’re dating a Blackberry fan, prepare to imbibe. Blackberry users are most likely to drink alcohol on a first date… 72% will have a boozy beverage on a first night out. 67% of BlackBerry users say they’ve experienced love at first sight.
So there you have it… love in the 21st century decoded. Take this for what it’s worth.
Which one are you?