A prototype displayed on screens at the F8 conference showed a heart shape at the top-right corner of the Facebook app.Pressing on it will take people to their dating profile if they have set one up.“But the initial functionality looks relatively basic compared to those offered by Match’s services, so the impact Facebook has on the dating space will be down to how well it executes in this area,” Cordwell said.Facebook said in January that at the end of 2017 time spent by users had fallen by about 50 million hours a day, after changes designed to reduce passive video watching and stem the spread of sensationalism.The ODA monitors enquiry and complaint levels and the issues complained about.It can intervene if it sees worrying trends or serious matters of concern. A link to our customer service arrangements is provided here.
The prototype was built around local, in-person events, allowing people to browse other attendees and send them messages.
Facebook’s entry into the growing online dating market sent shares of industry leaders tumbling.
Match Group Inc shares closed down more than 22 percent.
It will be launched soon, he added, without giving a specific date.
More details will be revealed over the next few months, Facebook Chief Product Officer Chris Cox said in a separate presentation.