While this might be bad news for those who “don’t see age”, the good news is that as you get older your dating pool expands.For example, a 23-year-old might only “acceptably” be able to pursue 18 to 23-year-olds online, but a 42-year-old can comfortably date anyone from 28-70. You are more likely to encounter an alien than meet a potential partner. Statistically speaking, your chances of finding true love on a night out in London are around three in one million.
The service was first announced at the annual F8 conference in May this year, and will likely be available in other locations in the future.
For now, users aged 18 and older in Colombia will be able to create dating profiles and, once those reach a critical mass, find some matches.
You can also specify your height, religion, job title, where you work, where you went to school, and whether you have children.
You can round out your profile with up to nine total photos or ice-breaker questions provided by Facebook.
Of the 26 million users in more than 150 countries, there have been over 20,000 marriages to date and over 6,000 Bumble babies.