In Norman Spinrad's novel Songs from the Stars (1980), the term avatar is used in a description of a computer generated virtual experience.Online chat began in the 1980s when a few technologically savvy friends first connected and chatted via modem.Weopia could be the answer to all that; a virtual dating experience that allows you to take a romantic boat ride, watch the sunset and talk in real time to a prospective date while you sit at home in your pyjamas...Weopia is based in Canada and was founded by Dave Wilkie and Stefan Embleton.
When two people get behind a computer screen, they can be anything they want to be.''With web dating, people are sending emails back and forth, interacting in an asynchronous way,' he told Mashable.
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Weopia allows singles to meet each other in an experiential virtual environment that allows a more meaningful experience than email or text chat, whilst also experiencing less cost, time, stress and risk.
Users select an avatar and arrange a date from a multitude of date environments in the 3D virtual world.