Upload

Loading...

This video is unavailable.

Watch Queue

TV Queue

Watch QueueTV Queue

    Loading...

Watch Queue
TV Queue
__count__/__total__

The Dawn of Computer Love: Two College Students Create a Dating Program

Want to watch this again later?

Sign in to add this video to a playlist.
1,379

Like this video?

Sign in to make your opinion count.

Don't like this video?

Sign in to make your opinion count.

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Ratings have been disabled for this video.
Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.

Published on Feb 15, 2013

In 1959, two undergraduate engineering students, Philip Fialer and James Harvey, created one of the first computer matching dating services for a class at Stanford University.

Please visit http://nyti.ms/15d5pWW in order to embed this video
Watch more videos at http://nytimes.com/video
Follow on Twitter: http://twitter.com/nytimesvideo

Loading...

  1. 2213

    How to Write Jokes for the Academy Awards: Inside the Oscars Writers' Room

  2. 2214

    Biden Shotgun Video: Vice President Offers Self-Defense Advice

  3. 2215

    Tom Hanks Interview: Oscar-Winning Actor Makes Broadway Debut

  4. 2216

    Making Guns in Montana - NYT

  5. 2217

    How to Make Beans With Bacon - Cooking With Melissa Clark

  6. 2218

    Drones for America!' | Op-Docs | The New York Times

  7. 2219

    After a Meteor Hit Russia, Searching for Treasures From the Sky - 2013

  8. 2220

    Playing Footsie: On the Street With Bill Cunningham

  9. 2221

    Tracking Cyberattacks on America: China Hacking the U.S.? - 2013

  10. 2222

    Times Square Thoughts - The Sweet Spot

  11. 2223

    Connor McDavid News 2013: Is O.H.L. Hockey Player the Next Great One?

  12. 2224

    'Like Someone in Love' - Movie Review

  13. 2225

    'No' - Movie Review

  14. 2226

    'Beautiful Creatures' - Movie Review

  15. 2227

    Meteor Hits Russia: Chebarkul Residents Describe 'Phenomenon' - 2013

  16. 2228

    Meteor Hits Russia, With Debris Blanketing Siberia: Fire in the Russian Sky | The New York Times

  17. 2229

    'Life of Pi' Movie: The Digital Artists Behind the Film - The Carpetbagger

  18. 2230

    Master of Ceremonies | Vows | The New York Times

  19. The Dawn of Computer Love: Two College Students Create a Dating Program

  20. 2232

    The F.D.A. Approves a Bionic Eye: Argus II Device Helps the Blind

  21. 2233

    Whole Wheat Flatbread Recipe - Mark Bittman

  22. 2234

    Oscar Pistorius News: 'Blade Runner' Athlete Charged in Killing of Girlfriend

  23. 2235

    Smeared in Ash and Sometimes Naked - Worshiping at Kumbh Mela

  24. 2236

    Meet New York City's Couch Doctor

  25. 2237

    Calorie Detective: The Real Math Behind Food Labels | Op-Docs | The New York Times

  26. 2238

    Paddling Blind: Adventurer Seeks to Kayak the Colorado River

  27. 2239

    Westminster Dog Show 2013 - V.I.P.: Very Important Pooch

  28. 2240

    Chocolate Mousse Recipe - Cooking With Melissa Clark

  29. 2241

    State of the Union 2013: President Obama on Deficit Reduction

  30. 2242

    State of the Union 2013: President Obama on Minimum Wage Increase

  31. 2243

    State of the Union 2013: Obama Calls for Gun Reform in Address

  32. 2244

    Marco Rubio's Water Break: GOP State of the Union Response | SOTU 2013 | The New York Times

  33. 2245

    SOTU 2013 | Marco Rubio State of the Union GOP Response | The New York Times

  34. 2246

    State of the Union 2013: President Obama's Complete Speech w/ Analysis | The New York Times

  35. 2247

    Marco Rubio 2013 State of the Union GOP Response (Spanish Version)

  36. 2248

    Shape Shift: On the Street With Bill Cunningham - Fashion Week 2013

  37. 2249

    The Feminine Mystique 50 Years On - A Live Debate

  38. 2250

    Beauty Blogging at Fashion Week 2013 in New York - NYT

  39. 2251

    Pope Resigns: Benedict XVI Stuns Vatican and Roman Catholic Church With Exit

  40. 2252

    'Lore' - Movie Review

  41. 2253

    Video Editing Software - Review - App Smart

  42. 2254

    A Trip to MoMA - The Sweet Spot

  43. 2255

    'Side Effects' - Movie Review

  44. 2256

    The Cookie Titan of Tucson: A Girl Scout PowerHouse in Action - NYT

  45. 2257

    'Identity Thief' - Movie Review

  46. 2258

    Protesters Interrupt John Brennan at Confirmation Hearing - NYT

  47. 2259

    Lee Radziwill Interview - T Magazine (NYT)

  48. 2260

    Will Boy Scouts Change Policy Banning Gay Members? (NYT)

  49. 2261

    Vows: Lisa and David - NYT

  50. 2262

    Trafficked Through Thailand: Cracking Down on Animal Smuggling (NYT)

  51. 2263

    2013 Iditarod Race: Warm Winter Causes Trouble for Mushers

  52. 2264

    Sequester News 2013: Obama Seeks to Head Off Automatic Cuts

  53. 2265

    How to Build a Country From Scratch: Creating South Sudan | Op-Docs | The New York Times

  54. 2266

    How to Make Bouillabaisse - Mark Bittman Recipes

  55. 2267

    Old Hat: On the Street With Bill Cunningham - NYT

  56. 2268

    The Sonia Show: Justice Sotomayor Tours U.S. With New Memoir - NYT

  57. 2269

    Super Bowl Commercials 2013: 'Disappointing' Ads This Year? - NYT

  58. 2270

    Leading the Rebel Fight for Aleppo: Profile of Hajji Marea | The New York Times

  59. 2271

    Broad Powers for Obama to Respond to Cyber Attack on America

  60. 2272

    The Life and Death of Magazines - The Sweet Spot

  61. 2273

    'Warm Bodies' - Movie Review

  62. 2274

    'Koch' - Movie Review

  63. 2275

    How to Make Short Rib Chili Nachos - Cooking With Melissa Clark

  64. 2276

    Ed Koch Dead: Ex-New York City Mayor on Life and Career - NYT

  65. 2277

    Chinese Hackers Target The New York Times in Cyberattack

  66. 2278

    The Doomsday Preppers of New York - Building a Bug-Out Bag

  67. 2279

    Chuck Hagel Spars With John McCain Over Iraq 'Surge' at Hearing

  68. 2280

    BlackBerry Z10 Review - 60 Seconds With David Pogue

  69. 2281

    Super Bowl XLVII Media Day - Ravens vs. 49ers

  70. 2282

    Alex Smith and the 49ers' Great Injustice - Super Bowl XLVII

  71. 2283

    Super Bowl XLVII: Point/Counterpoint - Ravens vs. 49ers

  72. 2284

    Wayne LaPierre News: N.R.A. Head Speaks at Senate Hearing on Guns

  73. 2285

    Gabrielle Giffords Speaks at Senate Judiciary Hearing on Gun Control

  74. 2286

    Immigration Reform 2013: In Las Vegas, Obama Gives Speech on Plan

  75. 2287

    Antifreeze: On the Street With Bill Cunningham

  76. 2288

    The Manti Te'o Girlfriend Hoax and Other Doozies - The Sweet Spot

  77. 2289

    Movie Review: 'Parker,' 'Yossi' and 'The Taste of Money' - This Week's Movies

  78. 2290

    A Day in the Near Future - How New Designs Will Change Our Lives

  79. 2291

    Audio Recording Apps for iPhone and Android - Tech Review - App Smart

  80. 2292

    The Skiing Cochrans: A Homegrown Family of Olympians

  81. 2293

    Time-Lapse Video of 3-D Art Made From Thousands of Business Cards

  82. 2294

    True Believers in Justice: A Young Public Defender's Struggle | Op-Docs | The New York Times

  83. 2295

    Women in Military: Pentagon Lifts Ban on Females Serving in Combat Roles

  84. 2296

    Hollywood Stardom by Way of Doughnuts - The Carpetbagger

  85. 2297

    Stalking a Python: Hunting Snakes in a New Florida Competition

  86. 2298

    Gospel of Intolerance: U.S. Evangelicals Fund Uganda Antigay Movement | Op-Docs | The New York Times

  87. 2299

    Paris Men's Fashion Week - Intersection

  88. 2300

    Coated: On the Street With Bill Cunningham

  89. 2301

    In Performance: America Ferrera

  90. 2302

    Two Classics, One Car: A Collector Shows Off Her Lifelong Favorite

  91. 2303

    Kelly Clarkson Sings 'My Country 'Tis of Thee' at 2013 Obama Inauguration | The New York Times

  92. 2304

    Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir Sings at the 2013 Presidential Inauguration | The New York Times

  93. 2305

    How the White House Years Have Affected the Obamas - Inauguration 2013

  94. 2306

    The Politics of a Second Term - Obama Inauguration 2013

  95. 2307

    Quizmasters - The Sweet Spot

  96. 2308

    Fresno Looks Forward - Obama Inauguration 2013

  97. 2309

    Obama Inauguration 2013: Speaking With the N.A.A.C.P. Leader Ben Jealous

  98. 2310

    Meet the Drill Team That Earned a Spot in Obama's 2013 Inaugural Parade

  99. 2311

    Election 2012 | A Look Ahead to President Barack Obama's 2013 Inauguration | The New York Times

Advertisement
Loading...
Working...
to add this to Watch Later

Add to