The research confirms what many men have known since the beginning of time: that a man online with Thai Chat must work harder to make more contacts and achieve a positive outcome than a woman.The research is underscored by research in Thailand on one national newspaper which shows Thai women are more involved with internet use than men in Thailand.The Thai woman was living in a rented room in Bangkok.
This year has seen a huge rise in the sale of tablet computers in Thailand. One commentator estimates that sales in Thailand could reach over 6 million units by the end of 2013 or an increase of over 100% on 2012.
'The tablet pc is the answer for many Thai women who want access to the internet and who cannot afford a laptop or computer,' says M/s Boonkong.
At the same time foreign men continue to be a target.
Here are some common details of such threats: Thai Love Lines, Thailand's leading dating site, recently introduced a new Chat Lines service which has increases security for online users including internal keywords surveillance, IP tracking and a live security team which monitors the international dating website 24 hours a day.
Research conducted by the Thai dating site finds that 63% of all first one to one contacts on the dating website are through online chat while e-mail comes second with 29%.
'In the last ten years or so there has been a boom in internet cafes in Thailand but now it is changing really, every Thai woman can now own a tablet PC,' says Carla Boonkong a journalist in Bangkok who sometimes uses Thai dating and social network sites but writes about Thai women and their ongoing quest to find romance online and in foreign destinations for foreign publications.
The survey showed online dating and education as areas focused on by Thai women.
However the results are contradicted somewhat by Thai Love Lines security officer Bill Mc Mahon.
Warinrat tells us that she has daily chat sessions with foreigners all over the world.
She says it makes her life more exciting and enjoyable.
While speaking on the phone to Warinrat, she is engaged in chat with an American man in San Diego.