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Future of love: At the dangerous intersection of longing, loneliness, politics and technology
India

Future of love: At the dangerous intersection of longing, loneliness, politics and technology

The journey of human intimacy in the next four or five decades may decide the course of human history for centuries to come

Shraddha Walkar murder: What digital safety do dating apps offer and how can you stay safe online?
India

Shraddha Walkar murder: What digital safety do dating apps offer and how can you stay safe online?

After dating app Bumble has been embroiled in the Shraddha Walkar murder case, many are worried about the security these sites offer. From photo verification to awareness about online harassment, a look at safety options provided by these matchmaking sites

Man uses Tinder to find sisters ahead of Raksha Bandhan
India

Man uses Tinder to find sisters ahead of Raksha Bandhan

A man shared his experience of how he used Tinder to find two women who agreed to be his sisters ahead of Raksha Bandhan in the last two years.

Tinder’s Swipe Ride series is back to celebrate authentic dating experiences of Indian women
Entertainment

Tinder’s Swipe Ride series is back to celebrate authentic dating experiences of Indian women

B-town Boss Women Alaya F, Pooja Bhatt, Sonam Bajwa and Tamannaah Bhatia join Kusha Kapila as she surprises Tinder members and drives them to their date.

Tinder users to get free access to mental health resources including guided meditations, fitness videos and more
News & Analysis

Tinder users to get free access to mental health resources including guided meditations, fitness videos and more

The feature will let people access two to three sessions with licensed therapists for free.

OkCupid and Tinder introduce measures to create COVID-19 vaccine awareness in India
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OkCupid and Tinder introduce measures to create COVID-19 vaccine awareness in India

Dating apps OkCupid and Tinder will introduce dedicated FAQs sections and vaccination profile stickers for users.

Reuse, reduce, recycle - my trash, not my relationships: Tinder bios you could use this World Environment Day 2021
News & Analysis

Reuse, reduce, recycle - my trash, not my relationships: Tinder bios you could use this World Environment Day 2021

Tinder revealed that between February 2020 and May 2020, the usage of the term ‘Plant Dad’ increased nearly three times.

Tinder witnesses spike in excitement for ‘Friends: The Reunion’ in dating profile bios
News & Analysis

Tinder witnesses spike in excitement for ‘Friends: The Reunion’ in dating profile bios

Mentions of the popular TV show have increased by 3.5 times in Tinder bios since Friends: The Reunion was announced.

Dating apps roll out special incentives for vaccinated users, including badges and profile boosts
Lifestyle

Dating apps roll out special incentives for vaccinated users, including badges and profile boosts

Apps like Hinge, Tinder, Match and Bumble are offering special incentives to people who roll up their sleeves, including badges showing vaccination status and free access to premium content.

App-ology: 10 apps masquerading as genuine alternatives to crowd-favourite apps
News & Analysis

App-ology: 10 apps masquerading as genuine alternatives to crowd-favourite apps

The idea of ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ has caused a spike in the number of made-in-India apps that are nothing but a copy of the originals, which have either been developed or are based overseas.

Tinder in 2020: Bored in the house, quarantine and chill and other trends that made it to the bio
News & Analysis

Tinder in 2020: Bored in the house, quarantine and chill and other trends that made it to the bio

Tinder says that the mention of climate change has doubled in 2020 as compared to last year.

Tinder Swipe Night: It's the end of the world and you have to make some critical choices to find yourself a match
News & Analysis

Tinder Swipe Night: It's the end of the world and you have to make some critical choices to find yourself a match

Tinder Swipe Night's first episode will be live in India on 12 September at 10 am IST.

Tinder introduces Photo Verification feature to avoid catfishing: Here is how to use it
News & Analysis

Tinder introduces Photo Verification feature to avoid catfishing: Here is how to use it

The new Tinder update will let people self-authenticate through a series of real-time posed selfies.

A 'halal' app for dirty fantasies: How 'Tinder for Muslims' is also feeding fetishes far removed from its original intent
Life

A 'halal' app for dirty fantasies: How 'Tinder for Muslims' is also feeding fetishes far removed from its original intent

Minder is described as an app for “awesome Muslims to meet each other” — basically, to find potential spouses. But there's a lot else going on on the "halal" app.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Facebook cancels developer event F8, gaming conference E3; Apple's WWDC, Snapchat annual conference opt for online version
World

Coronavirus Outbreak: Facebook cancels developer event F8, gaming conference E3; Apple's WWDC, Snapchat annual conference opt for online version

Some companies have canceled their events, others have switched to having online launches and events instead.

How a social dance involving humility, heightened awareness takes place when women dress for other women
Life

How a social dance involving humility, heightened awareness takes place when women dress for other women

Indeed, new research suggests that women don’t just dress to be fashionable, or to outdo one another when it comes to enticing men. They also dress for other women.

The ‘LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Tinder’ meme is the latest viral trend on social media
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The ‘LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Tinder’ meme is the latest viral trend on social media

Started by 74-year-old US country singer Dolly Parton, celebs from across the world joined in.

Tinder introduces 'Panic Button' in US that will let users connect with personal emergency services
News & Analysis

Tinder introduces 'Panic Button' in US that will let users connect with personal emergency services

Tinder is also adding photo verification, to compare using artificial intelligence a posed photo taken in real-time to profile photos.

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

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

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

Daily Bulletin: SC to hear pleas challenging CAA, 2012 Delhi gangrape case convict's review petition; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: SC to hear pleas challenging CAA, 2012 Delhi gangrape case convict's review petition; day's top stories

Daily Bulletin: SC to hear pleas challenging Citizenship Act, 2012 Delhi gangrape case convict's review petition; Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to address maiden rally in Jharkhand; day's top stories