Online dating systems use websites or mobile phone apps to connect possible romantic or sexual partners. Maureen Dowd"ng poet Dorothy Parker (2005). Today, the institution of dating continues to evolve at a rapid rate with new possibilities and choices opening up particularly through online dating. 151 lgbt community edit A report in Psychology Today found that homosexual men were attracted to men in their late teens and early twenties and didn't care much about the status of a prospective partner; rather, physical attractiveness was the key. 156 She met him for coffee in London and she now lives with him, sharing a home and business. Speed dating consists of organized matchmaking events that have multiple single persons meet one-on-one in brief timed sessions so that singles can assess further whether to have subsequent dates.