He worked at a startup; he was visiting New York on business.
"I was like, oh, he’s kind of …" Neither had plans that night, so they started figuring out where they could meet up for a drink.
The idea is to get users dating as soon as possible, thus the time and location availability, instead of wasting potential date time sending messages back and forth.
That’s also why singles who have been matched and set up on a date only receive each other’s numbers a few hours before the date in case they need to communicate about last-minute logistics.
When you’re dating, you may get lots of advice on keeping yourself safe. Risk is balancing the likelihood that something will happen against the severity of consequences or outcomes if it does happen. they’ll probably quack a lot and peck me (likelihood of something negative happening – high).