Reflecting on a year of COVID restrictions

In March of 2020, the Vedii team stood before a panel of experts and an audience of our peers at the Centre for Digital Media to pitch our idea of an activity-based dating app. It was one of the last in-person gatherings we attended, only days before strict lockdowns came into effect. The pandemic has …

Online Dating Horror Stories: A Date with a Private Investigator

After chatting for a few minutes, I found out that she worked as a private investigator. With a breadstick in hand, she proceeded to describe how she would spend many hours investigating a husband’s infidelity, which mostly consisted of scouring the internet of his activities, followed with a bit of tailing around the city.

Online Dating Horror Stories: Ghosting

If you’ve ever online dated, you’ve probably been ghosted. You might have even ghosted someone yourself. There are a lot of reasons why people ghost, from a lack of interest, a belief that ghosting is a ‘nicer way of letting people down’, to just plain forgetting the other person ever existed.