Innovative (and Absurd) Ways Companies Are Attracting Tech Talent

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A Date

Playing on the stereotype of the lonely, loveless programmer, Zoosk earlier this year offered to put every new hire into the running to win a date with either "Samantha" or "Steve." This isn't totally condescending, nor random: Zoosk is an online dating site based in San Francisco.