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Bumble dating trends of 2020: Mountains and beaches, pre-dates, new dawn daters and more
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Bumble dating trends of 2020: Mountains and beaches, pre-dates, new dawn daters and more

Bumble reported that it saw a spike of 38 percent in video and voice calls, also called 'pre-dates' after March 2020.

Tinder, Grindr and other dating apps allegedly share personal information illegally
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Tinder, Grindr and other dating apps allegedly share personal information illegally

The Norwegian Consumer Council said it found “serious privacy infringements” in its analysis.

Decade in review: Smartphone features that changed the definition of a 'phone'
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Decade in review: Smartphone features that changed the definition of a 'phone'

In this smartphone era, apps have helped make video calls, GIFs, emojis and audio messaging preferred modes of communication.

Tinder-owner Match faces fierce competition, shares down by 15 percent
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Tinder-owner Match faces fierce competition, shares down by 15 percent

To fend off competition, Match has boosted its marketing spend on Tinder in emerging markets.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: India-US trade deal, Aarey colony protests, interview of War director Siddharth Anand, today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: India-US trade deal, Aarey colony protests, interview of War director Siddharth Anand, today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editor's Picks: India-US trade deal, Aarey Colony protests in Mumbai, impact of dating apps, India vs South Africa, interview of War director Siddharth Anand, today's must-read stories

The Queer Take: Dating apps promised a world of possibilities, but may have caged us further instead
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The Queer Take: Dating apps promised a world of possibilities, but may have caged us further instead

Dating apps are the new impasse in the possibilities for conversations, coming together, and coming.

The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review Of Bumble
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The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review Of Bumble

Bumble may have started in 2014 as a safe space for women to date, but when have gay men ever let a good thing go to waste? This dating app also has a bonus feature — the option to video-call, which lets you make sure you're not being catfished.

Black Mirror’s Hang the DJ, Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Lobster and why rebellion is at the heart of finding true love
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Black Mirror’s Hang the DJ, Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Lobster and why rebellion is at the heart of finding true love

Though very different in tone, both Black Mirror's Hang the DJ and Yorgos Lanthimos' film the Lobster deal with many of the same themes – the ardous process of finding a partner, the presence of an imperfect system whose sole purpose is to match people, and the idea of rebellion as a way to pursue the kind of relationship you truly desire.

Facebook's new 'secret crushes' feature will help you find friends who are totally into you
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Facebook's new 'secret crushes' feature will help you find friends who are totally into you

Who isn’t curious to see whether a friend secretly likes them? Secret Crush will help you find out.

Grindr Turns 10, But It Needs To Grow Up
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Grindr Turns 10, But It Needs To Grow Up

In so many ways, Grindr has become the online equivalent of a cruising spot: everyone does it, but no one really wants to talk about it

How Do We Find Love, In The Time Of Tinder?
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How Do We Find Love, In The Time Of Tinder?

A relationship built on a dating app is no less real than the one forged over mixed-up orders at your neighborhood coffee shop or at a common friend's party

Your digital life can be sold for as low as Rs 3,500 on the Dark web: Kaspersky Lab
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Your digital life can be sold for as low as Rs 3,500 on the Dark web: Kaspersky Lab

This can include data from social media accounts, banking details, even services like Uber, Netflix.

Facebook Dating is live in Canada and Thailand, includes a new 'Second Look' feature
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Facebook Dating is live in Canada and Thailand, includes a new 'Second Look' feature

For the tests in Canada and Thailand, Facebook has new functionalities. Among them is a feature called the "Second Look"

How We Met Each Other: A Brief History of Finding Queer Love
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How We Met Each Other: A Brief History of Finding Queer Love

Before Instagram became an overnight phenomenon for men (and women) to flirt with each other, the dating world for the quintessential gay man was a very different place (even sans the filters); over the past few decades, we’ve come a long way — and it’s nothing like the world we live in today, or the one we read about.

The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review Of Delta
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The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review Of Delta

Delta is to the Indian queer moment what Grindr is to the international gay scene – it’s revolutionising the LGBTQIA+ community over the country, sans the unsolicited dick pics and bare-chested torsos.

The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review Of Jack’d
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The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review Of Jack’d

Jack’d believes that the ability to ‘stand up and tell it like it is’ is what makes the LGBTQIA+ community stand out, which is what separates it from other gay dating apps

Tinder’s new Bumble-like feature gives women choice to exclusively message first
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Tinder’s new Bumble-like feature gives women choice to exclusively message first

India is one of the first markets where the new My Move feature is being rolled out.

The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review of Hornet
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The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review of Hornet

Conventionally speaking, Hornet is an upgraded version of Grindr that allows you to choose from men all over the world

The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review Of Tinder
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The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review Of Tinder

Tinder is a clearance sale of Facebook profile pictures. You collect the ones you love, and ignore the ones you don’t.

The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review of Happn
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The Guysexual’s Brutally Honest Review of Happn

Happn is an app for your missed connections. Whether it’s the cute writer whose number you forgot to ask or the attractive waiter at the coffee shop who slipped you an extra cookie, the app lets you reconnect with people when you didn’t get an opportunity to do so