You’ll get the best deal if you pay for eight months of premium membership.This membership boosts your profile in searches, lets you upload more pictures, and shows you if your messages were read or deleted.However, sales of its Touch Pad proved anemic, and HP made the decision to end the tablet's life after a mere six weeks on the market.

There are also plenty of open-ended questions so you can share a little more about yourself and your interests.

The key here is to actually take the time to fill out all the questions.

It costs between $10 and $20 per month, depending on how many months you buy.

POF doesn’t give you a month-to-month option, so you’ll have to commit to at least two months up front.

You’ll want to adjust the amount of notifications you receive unless you enjoy a nonstop live stream of what’s happening with your dating profile. According to one study, it’s responsible for 5.7 percent of online-dating marriages.

In addition to a standard search function, POF offers personality and compatibility tests to help you home in on those users that are most in line with what you’re looking for.

(Emphasis on “supposed to.” Boosting fell totally flat in our tests.) While the -per-month price tag is already cheap compared to most paid dating sites, you can get that number down as low as per month by agreeing to pay for several months of service at once — but we think its free version is more than enough for the average dater.

The aptly named Plenty of Fish has over 5.5 million unique visitors each month, and during our two weeks of testing, we received more profile views and messages on POF than on any other site.

The web OS software assets will find their way into the arms, however welcoming, of its Office of Strategy and Technology.

The other parts of the web OS corporate infrastructure, presumably including its hardware interests, will continue as part of the Personal Systems Group, which manufactures HP's PCs, and which will presumably be spun off into its own entity under the terms of the company's new strategy."We have decided that we'll be most effective in these efforts by having the teams in web OS software engineering, worldwide developer relations and web OS software product marketing join the Office of Strategy and Technology," Todd Bradley, executive vice president of HP's Personal Systems Group, wrote in an email circulated to the web OS developer team and also leaked onto

Hewlett-Packard will apparently need close to two months to start fulfilling backorders for the (temporarily) revived Touch Pad tablet."It will take 6-8 weeks to build enough HP Touch Pads to meet our current commitments, during which time your order will then ship from this stock with free ground shipping," read an email sent to customers and reprinted in a Sept. "You will receive a shipping notification with a tracking number once your order has shipped."That would place the new Touch Pads in consumers' hands sometime in either late October or early November.