These days, we have more information than any of us know what to do with, all of it downloaded and archived with little to help us interpret it.Graphs that make you go "huh" don’t really help, and there’s something that doesn't feel right about a startup president writing a light, punchy book about issues of race and class just because he has the keys to the data locker.
Their lives, although polar opposite, shared similarities of relational mistakes and failures.
In his conclusion, Rudder says he hopes this is just the beginning, that this science will be further refined and we’ll be able to extrapolate great things from it. But a lot has changed since he started the Ok Trends blog.
In 2011, we didn’t yet know the extent to which we were being surveilled by our government.
No matter your past experiences or mistakes, it’s still possible to have a successful dating relationship today.
In 2010 Christian Rudder, one of the founders of OKCupid, started a blog to accompany his massively popular dating site.