What the Bible does talk about is being a loving, honest, growing person in whatever you do.
So, I would have to say that the biblical position on dating has much more to do with the person you are and are becoming than whether or not you date.
I was told that a movement was arising from a book called I Kissed Dating Goodbye by Joshua Harris.
The premise of the book is that dating is not a good idea, and many people were giving it up.
A few years back I was doing a seminar for singles in the Midwest when the question came from the floor, "Dr. " At first, I thought I had misheard the question, so I asked the woman to repeat it. "Well, do you think that dating is a biblical thing to do? Once I heard her question, I thought she was kidding, but I soon realized she was not.