, at the very least. 171 The Pew study (see table) suggested the Internet was becoming increasingly prominent and accepted as a way to meet people for dates, although there were cautions about deception, the risk of violence, 38 and some concerns about stigmas. The German term of Stelldichein (as translated by Joachim Heinrich Campes ) is used to signify dating when the age of consent to marriage was relatively high. "Online Dating: Americans who are seeking romance use the internet to help them in their search, but there is still widespread public concern about the safety of online dating". "The cold hard facts about Internet dating". Industry revenues rose 10 to 659 million in 2006, and Jupiter forecast a compound annual growth rate of Jessica Massa (August 27, 2010). 176 There is anecdotal evidence that traditional datingone-on-one public outingshas declined rapidly among the younger generation in the United States in favor of less intimate sexual encounters sometimes known as hookups (slang described as brief sexual experiences with "no strings.