Feb. 14, 2021

Technology and the future of dating w/ Rachel New and Juan Miles


For Valentine's Day we look at the way sex robots, bereavement tech, algorithms and more will impact the future of dating. Joining me on this episode is crowd favourite Juan Miles and dating coach Rachel New. In the episode we also discuss the way one clever dater hacked the OkCupid algorithm to get 5 dates per day. You can learn more about that at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJod9kRYyao

Juan Miles
Juan is an Argentinian born, Berlin based stand-up comedian who I met living in Melbourne. You can catch more of Juan on Instagram.

Rachel New
Rachel New is a dating coach based in London who believes in empowering people with personalised and realistic coaching to help them bring out their best in dates and relationships. You can learn more about Rachel at:
Website: rachelnewdatingcoach.co.uk
Facebook: @rachelnewdatingcoach
Twitter: @RNewDatingCoach
Instagram: @racheldatingadvice

Rachel was kind enough to provide some books, articles and resources she recommends for anyone looking to learn and upgrade their love life. 

Novels: 
Real Life by Brandon Taylor 
Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams 
Machines like us by Ian MacMillan
Lab-grown meat bites back by Christian Darkin



Autobigraphical: 
Queer Sex by Juno Roche  
Explaining Humans by Camilla Pang 
Sex Power Money by  Sara Pascoe
Sex Robots and Vegan Meat by Jenny Kleeman 

Articles: 
How dating is making us mix more and breaking down barriers https://rachelnewdatingcoach.co.uk/2020/10/07/can-dating-change-the-world/

https://rachelnewdatingcoach.co.uk/2020/09/14/can-you-help-who-youre-attracted-to/

https://rachelnewdatingcoach.co.uk/2020/10/28/why-you-should-talk-to-your-white-partner-about-race/