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Sometimes it feels like no one really gets what it's like to be a teenager.
There’s a lot of pressure and expectations place on you; adults just don’t understand and sometimes are even patronizing.
A majority of teens with dating experience (76%) say they have only dated people they met via offline methods.
One-quarter (24%) of teen “daters” or roughly 8% of all teens have dated or hooked up with someone they first met online.
This study reveals that the digital realm is one part of a broader universe in which teens meet, date and break up with romantic partners.
Over the past few years, more and more Africans are turning to their mobile phones for services.These stretch from banking services to agricultural advice and, now, dating.With 20% of Africa’s 1.1 billion-strong population now online, and 70% of internet users using mobile phones, the impact of applications is set to reverberate across social, political and economic spaces.Some of the most popular traditional apps addressed the locally relevant “needs” of African society.Kenya’s money-transfer application, M-Pesa, revolutionised day-to-day banking for millions in rural areas who do not have access to traditional banks.