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Grindr Will Now Stop Sharing HIV Status Of Users After The Practice Was Exposed

Grindr faced backlash from its users after a research firm discovered that the app was sharing their HIV status data to third-party companies. Grindr defended the practice, but it was clearly at fault in protecting the privacy of its users.

Public Health April 3, 2018

The Dangers Of Online Dating: Apps Tinder And Grindr Linked To More Crimes Than Ever

The number of criminal offenses linked to dating apps had increased sevenfold in just two years in the UK. Most of the crimes that were reported include violence and sex offenses such as rape, child sex grooming and child sex exploitation.

Society January 17, 2016

Best Dating Apps To Find Love In 2016: Tinder, How About We, Grouper And More

A new year means new beginnings, and many are hoping to find love in 2016 as well. In your search for The One this year, let us help you out by giving some of the best dating apps around.

Apps/Software January 4, 2016

Dating Apps Tinder and Grindr Furious Over AIDS Charity's Billboard On Sexually Transmitted Infections

Dating apps Tinder and Grindr are outraged by the series of billboards of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation blaming them for the spread of sexually transmitted infections. Tinder has sent AHF a cease-and-desist letter, while Grindr has pulled AHF ads out of its in-app advertising.

Life October 2, 2015

Pop Stars Like Madonna, Zedd and Jason Derulo Now Using Tinder, Match And Other Dating Apps To Promote Their Music

The latest new way to promote music is through collaborations with dating apps. Stars like Madonna, Jason Derulo and Zedd are using Tinder, Match and other dating services to reach their fans.

July 3, 2015

Tinder And Other Dating Apps Are Increasing The Spread Of STDs

Dating apps, which promote risky behavior, have been linked to the recent increase in STDs among young adults.

Internet Culture May 27, 2015

IBM Urges US Corporate Employees To Shun Dating Apps: They Pose Security Risk

IBM has release a study suggesting that perhaps mobile dating apps aren't as secure as they should be. In fact, a whopping 60 percent of dating apps have security flaws of either medium or high severity.

Apps/Software February 12, 2015

Here are the Best Dating Apps to Help You Find a Date for Valentine's Day 2015

Is your smartphone the only thing you share a special relationship with? You might as well take advantage of it to get you a date for Valentine’s Day.

Apps/Software January 31, 2015

Egypt crackdown on LGBT community wake-up call for Grindr and other social networking sites

Grindr beefs up security, turns on hide location feature by default for users in Middle Eastern countries and other ultra-conservative nations.

Internet September 30, 2014

New app Cuddlr is the Tinder for cuddle buddies

Launched last week, people looking for nothing more than a cuddle can connect with other strangers using the app Cuddlr.

Internet Culture September 23, 2014

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