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“For women, a common experience is one of harassment, reduction to sexual objects and lack of control,” Lee says of existing dating sites.
“For decent men, trolling is just as uncomfortable and disheartening.” Consequently, Siren is a platform in which women manage their visibility—a man can’t even see a woman’s profile unless she makes it visible to him.
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), men who clearly haven’t read your profile at all. That’s why Seattle digital artist Susie Lee enlisted graphic designer Katrina Hess to help her develop SIREN (a href=" target="_blank"siren.mobi/a; due to launch mid-May), a mobile-only dating app that puts women in control of the interaction.
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In addition, Lee says, Siren “gives people the chance to discover the individual beyond the profile,” by way of open-ended daily questions and phone-video challenges (such as, find something chartreuse and tell us about it)—the quick, genuine responses to which create a real-time portrait, rather than a static archive of traits.
Socially oriented, the app also welcomes “matchmakers,” who can recommend good men to women and give advice to men.