Miscellaneous | Dating & Relationships

Tinder Tests 'Face to Face' Video Chat for Potential Matches

Dating in the time of coronavirus is not easy, but Tinder may have a solution. The online dating service this week introduced a new Face to Face test for select members across the globe.

Science & Technology | Social Media

Facebook gave Tinder and other dating apps special access to user data

New documents reveal that Facebook gave Tinder and other popular dating apps special "whitelist" privileges to access user data.

Advice & Self-Help | Dating

Tinder explains how its algorithm works - The Verge

Tinder published a blog post today about how its algorithm works and how it’s depreciated its former Elo scores, which ranked people based off attractiveness.

Advice & Self-Help | Dating

How to write a dating app bio that's actually good

Ideas for your Tinder or Bumble profile bio that don't suck.

Psychology | Psychology

Online dating lowers self-esteem and increases depression, studies say - CNN

Dating apps are a booming business, but they may be taking a toll on their users' mental health.

Science & Technology | Tech

Facebook's new privacy rules just broke Tinder - Business Insider

Under fire for its handling user data in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook made big changes to its service, which ended up affecting Tinder.

Advice & Self-Help | Dating & Relationships

Meet Tinder's 30 most successful and right-swiped daters

Plus, they lift the lid on the mind blowing details of their overflowing inboxes.

Science & Technology | Tech

Tinder hooks up with Spotify to match users based on their taste in music | VentureBeat | Business | by Paul Sawers

Tinder has revealed the next step in its mission to help users meet their perfect match, as Spotify opens up its catalog of songs to the perennially popular dating app.

Miscellaneous | This is stuff I like

Behold, A Tinder-Like App For Female Friendships

Because finding new BFFs is just as important as finding a date.

Miscellaneous | Guy Stuff

Creative dudes snap Ikea Tinder photos

Snapping the ideal Tinder profile photo is a difficult art. Luckily, your local Swedish furniture retailer is available for a tasteful backdrop. Imgur user keventure's friends wanted new material for their Tinder profiles — something to make them stand out in a sea of fishing pics and poorly lit selfies. So they headed to IKEA.

Miscellaneous | Stuff

Tinder is offering a brand-new swipe option for people you “super like” - Quartz

Swipe left, swipe right—swipe up? Tinder succeeded in designing a simple yet fun dating app centered around two smartphone gestures: swipe left on a person's profile to pass, or swipe right to say you're interested (two people are matched when they swi

Advice & Self-Help | Relationships

Tinder and the Dawn of the “Dating Apocalypse” | Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair's Nancy Jo Sales looks at what happens when romance is swiped from the screen.

Business & Finance | Business

Tinder sneaks ads for albums into your dating profiles

There comes a point in every zeitgeisty app's life when it wonders if it should stop eating nothing but Doritos and having those drunken one-night stands

Advice & Self-Help | Empowering Tools for Growth

This Is All You Need to Know About a Potential Partner | Psychology Today

A picture, and a few bits of data, is worth much more than 1,000 words.

Business & Finance | Business

Tinder Building First Ad Product | Re/code

Dating app Tinder is ready to make some money. Tinder has also approached a handful of potential ad partners, including Facebook and Twitter, which could help the company fill its ad space once a product has launched, according to these same sources. Twitter owns mobile ad network MoPub, and Facebook has multiple ad networks that Tinder could use.

Advice & Self-Help | Relationships

Your Odds Of Success On Tinder Are Shocking - attn:

I know this sounds obvious, but in order to meet new people you have to go somewhere where you don’t know anyone. Sure, there are select weirdos who enjoy meeting strangers, but for most of us it’s a profoundly uncomfortable thing to do.