Matchmaking


Matchmaking

Le matchmaking est un anglicisme désignant la mise en relation de deux individus par affinités, le plus souvent par un site de rencontres sur Internet.

Sommaire

Principes et historique

Le matchmaking s'appliquait déjà dans les agences matrimoniales traditionnelles, avec les technologies de l'informatiques, le sens du mot s'est amplifié pour désigner aussi un ensemble de techniques appuyés par des logiciels informatiques et rendu disponible en ligne[1].

À l'origine, il signifiait simplement la rencontre par goûts et affinités communes.

Technologies

La mise en relation de deux individus par affinités s'opère selon un algorithme permettant le croisement complexe de base de données et de poids des éléments visant à favoriser le réseautage social, à tisser des liens sur la base de la compatibilité des données.

Exemples de sites de matchmaking

Rencontres C to C

Rencontres B to C

Rencontres B to B

Articles connexes

Notes et références

  1. Monica T. Whitty, Andrea J. Baker and James A. Inman, editors (2007), Online Matchmaking Palgrave Macmillan, April 2007
  2. Ok, We Have Our First DNA-Based Dating Service: GenePartner, by Michael Arrington, TechCrunh, on July 22, 2008

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  • Matchmaking — Match mak ing, a. Busy in making or contriving marriages; as, a matchmaking woman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Matchmaking — Match mak ing, n. 1. The act or process of making matches for kindling or burning. [1913 Webster] 2. The act or process of trying to bring about a marriage for others. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • matchmaking — [mach′māk΄iŋ] n. 1. the act or occupation of arranging marriages for others 2. the act or practice of bringing together unmarried people with the hope that they will marry or become romantically involved 3. the arranging of wrestling or boxing… …   Universalium

  • matchmaking — [mach′māk΄iŋ] n. 1. the act or occupation of arranging marriages for others 2. the act or practice of bringing together unmarried people with the hope that they will marry or become romantically involved 3. the arranging of wrestling or boxing… …   English World dictionary

  • Matchmaking — This article is about human matchmakers. For modern matchmaking which tends to substitute information technology or game like rules for the expert s finesse, see Dating system. Gerard van Honthorst: The Match Maker, 1625 …   Wikipedia

  • matchmaking — [[t]mæ̱tʃmeɪkɪŋ[/t]] N UNCOUNT Matchmaking is the activity of encouraging people you know to form relationships or get married …   English dictionary

  • matchmaking — noun see matchmaker …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • matchmaking — match|mak|ing [ mætʃ,meıkıŋ ] noun uncount the activity of arranging relationships or marriages between people …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • matchmaking — mætʃ meɪkɪŋ n. act of setting up couple or arranging marriage; act of setting up matches between comparable contestants (Sports) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • matchmaking — See: matchmaker …   English dictionary


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