If you’re overworked and yet lonely, consider signing up for Coffee Meets Bagel

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Happn

While some people are skilled at approaching strangers at the weekly kegger, others — ahem, like you — have a habit of running away when faced with a person they find attractive. It’s okay — that’s where Happn comes in. As a dating app based on your specific GPS location, you never have to regret that cutie you chickened out talking to last Saturday night. Though it might seem a tad on the creepy side at first glance, the idea behind the app is smart. After all, if you could go back and reconnect with every beautiful woman you walked past but didn’t strike up a conversation with, wouldn’t you?

When you sign up for Happn via your Facebook account, you’ll have to allow your phone to geo-locate you so it can start tracking your steps. With a minimal profile, the true conversation starters are based on the places you both frequent, like the campus coffee shop, the biology lab and perhaps that sorority house where your could-be wife practices her dance moves. After you’ve both said “I know you!” to one another, you can begin your chatting convo before actually making the move in the real life.Continue reading