Post Profile






This app helps lonely Japanese women connect with each other—no dating allowed

Everyone knows it can be hard to make friends as an adult, and reportedly it can be even harder in Japan, the land of hikikomori–where an estimated 1 million young adults stay holed up in their houses. That’s where the Tipsys app comes in, for women at least. Tipsys is meant to help lonely women connect with other … Continue reading “This app helps lonely Japanese women connect with each other—no dating allowed” Everyone knows it can be hard to make friends as an adult, and reportedly it can be even harder in Japan, the land of hikikomori–where an estimated 1 million young adults stay holed up in their houses.
read more

share

Related Posts


The real question here isn't why half a million young Japanese stay inside all the time and have no social contacts.

US Politics / Conservative : Althouse

As Bloomberg forefronts in "Why Half a Million Young Japanese Can't Face School or Work" — before admitting in the 4th paragraph that the issue — the "hikikomori" — is not new.The current issue is that the Japanese Prime Minister, S...

Older drivers who experience falls may be at a higher risk for car crashes

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

As we age, our ability to drive may help us live independently, shop for ourselves, and maintain social connections. Although car crash rates are low among older adults and are declining, older adults do still have higher rates of f...

In U.S. Significantly Fewer 18- to 25-Year-Olds Uninsured

Politics : Business Insider: Politix

Fewer young adults in the U.S. reported lacking health insurance coverage in each of the three quarters since the new healthcare law in September 2010 began allowing young adults to stay on their parents' plans up to age 26. About o...

LOCAL OH Devastation (Cartoon)

US Politics / Conservative : Right Wing News

× 101 Things All Young Adults Should Know by Sir John Hawkins John Hawkins's book 101 Things All Young Adults Should Know is filled with lessons that newly minted adults

It’s Not Rocket Science (Cartoon)

US Politics / Conservative : Right Wing News

× 101 Things All Young Adults Should Know by Sir John Hawkins John Hawkins's book 101 Things All Young Adults Should Know is filled with lessons that newly minted adults

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC