Years ago, we thought we couldn't live without the fax machine.Now, can you imagine living without your cell phone?Download Android Download i Os Some mobile dating apps make the user experience like a fun game to play.

The Ok Cupid mobile-only app is location-based, which makes it easy to find someone close by. Their Android app has a "Places" feature to provides users with a list of potential date hot spots.

How it Works: Users can sign in from Facebook, or directly on the mobile app, to find singles in their area. Plenty Of Fish has also created a premium feature called "View Interaction," which tells singles if they've already interacted with a user.

Accessing their "Locals" feature will show them people in their vicinity. This means verifying if they've messaged back and forth, added each other to their "Favorites" list or viewed each others' profiles.

The app allows you to swipe right to "like" a user, or swipe left to "take a pass." If there is a mutual match, you'll find out immediately and will receive an email. This ensures that you're not wasting time messaging someone you've already reached out to.

How it Works: Users need to sign up for Match on their web-based service, and then download the app for their mobile phones.

Once logged on, users can wink, view profiles, upload up to 24 photos, send and receive emails, add users to their "Favorites" and rate their "Daily Matches." Other Premium features include the popular "Who's Viewed Me" feature.

Several new apps, considered social networking apps or social discovery apps, were featured in this year's Mobile Dating Boot Camp.

The convenience of dating from your mobile phone not only results in meeting more people, but it also speeds up the process from initial contact to meeting in person, and it allows you to connect through Facebook to see if you have friends in common, which gives instant credibility to your potential date.

Users can then visit their profile or send a message. is one of the largest free dating sites in the world, with over 2 million Americans logging on to the site each day. Users can also search for singles from their mobile app using new filters such as: education, height and body type.