And the number of these businesses has surged since 2005" 37 " Frequency of dating varies by person and situation; among singles actively seeking partners, 36 had been on no dates in the past three months, 13 had one date, 22 had two to four. For example, some have noted that educated women in many countries including Italy and Russia, and the United States find it difficult to have a career as well as raise a family, prompting a number of writers to suggest how women should approach dating and. The history of dating systems is closely tied to the history of technologies that support them, although a statistics-based dating service that used data from forms filled out by customers opened in Newark, New Jersey in 1941. In fact, the smarter you are, the more clueless you will be, and the more problems you're going to have in your dating life. A b "Traditional courtship still fashionable". But now is very popular that singles are trying to meet people on websites and from cell phone applications. 102 There are indications that even the institution of arranged marriages is changing, with marriages increasingly being arranged by "unknown, unfamiliar sources" and less based on local families who know each other. Evaluation edit One of the main purposes of dating is for two or more people to evaluate one anothers suitability as a long term companion or spouse.