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What this means is that you'll soon be able to create a "dating" profile separate from your Facebook profile. Facebook will then recommend matches based on dating preferences, interests, and mutual friends. You'll also be able to discover potential matches in your events and groups.

That's about all we know about this dating service for now, and, needless to say, we have a lot of questions.

Here are three of our biggest:. Facebook claims that the same privacy protections that apply to Facebook will apply to its dating feature. But if there's one thing we've learned about Facebook in the past few months, it's that those privacy protections are, well It's one thing for Cambridge Analytica to know what websites we mess around with in our free time.

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It's another for political consultants or the myriad other entities who may buy Facebook's data to be combing through our sexual preferences, romantic desires, or weird fetishes. This is especially true for LGBTQ folks — the last thing anyone needs is to have ad campaigns targeted towards their sexuality or, god forbid, their kink if that's not something they're comfortable with.

The nice thing about Tinder, OkCupid, and Match is that they're disconnected from our social networks. We can use them to desperately pine for strangers' affection without our friends, coworkers, or — even worse — our parents and relatives having any idea what we're doing. With a Facebook dating feature, that line is much less clear. The blog post states that "what people do with the dating feature will not be shown to their friends.

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