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Until we crack the courtship code, one thing's for sure: While tech isn't really the problem, it has certainly provided a solution.This article has been corrected since it appeared in print editions.But, if I’m to talk about how much dating in San Francisco sucks—and fail to bring up the very real and often negative effect these apps have had on the dating scene—it would be like bringing up how much the 49ers suck, and not even mentioning the disaster that is Jed York.Of course, the problems with (and benefits of) dating apps hold true all over the country, but I’ll venture to say that it is even in SF, because this is where most of the apps are being created. While I definitely know people who’ve fallen in love because of these apps, and are happily together today… I mean, am I crazy (well, yes), or does it seem like people use these apps for validation (just as much, or maybe more? I’m only newly back on these things, but even in the last week or so, I’ve found that I’ll have a match with someone and send them a message, but won’t get a reply.Maghan Mc Dowell is a San Francisco Chronicle staff writer. Chronicle staff writer Carolyne Zinko contributed to this report.

Matchmaking service the Dating Ring has even launched a crowdfunded campaign to send New York's single women to meet all of San Francisco's "eligible bachelors." At first, as women do, I internalized the problem ("the glasses are distracting"; "I'm going to the wrong places").

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"It's like being at a cocktail party or a coffee shop," says Tinder co-founder Justin Mateen of Tinder's way of mimicking real-life interactions. For the past week, I'd been evaluating guys on my commute (what's with all the facial hair?

), chatting up men while working out, setting up dates during meetings and juggling midnight conversations - all on my phone.

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