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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg matched with his wife’s friend while researching dating apps

Priscilla told her husband: "I'm having dinner with her tomorrow night!"

Dating app Hinge is giving people $100 to deactivate their profile and go on a date this weekend — here’s how to qualify

People who disable their Hinge accounts on March 6, go on a date, and then fill out a brief survey could get a $100 Visa gift card.

A popup on Tinder is warning users to protect themselves from coronavirus which is ‘more important’ than having fun

The message, which links back to the World Health Organization, echoes typical advice about washing your hands and not touching your face.
Sam Yagan has been called the "grandfather of online dating."

OkCupid founder and ShopRunner CEO reveals how online dating and shopping apps are similar

"In each case, you're trying to gauge an emotion response," Yagan said. "I think that's the biggest thing that's in common between the two."

Singapore spent S$10 million on dating apps last year – and most of it went to Tinder

Tiny Singapore spent way more on dating apps than larger countries like Malaysia and Indonesia.
Pew research says three out of 10 American have used dating apps.

Why we over-share on dating apps (even when we know we shouldn’t), according to dating researchers

Even though dating apps, like OKCupid and Grindr, can be unsafe to use, people feel compelled to share on them. Experts explained why.

Tinder made a whopping $1.2 billion in 2019

Tinder's revenue jumped 43% compared to 2018, and made up more than half of its parent company's total revenue for 2019.
Brad Pitt starred in "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood."

Brad Pitt reveals he’s not on Tinder after being told subscriptions ‘went up like crazy’ after he joked about the app: ‘I̵...

The "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" actor said he'd add his 2020 SAG Award win to his Tinder profile during his acceptance speech.
Photo illustration of dating app Tinder shown on an Apple iPhone

Tinder is adding a panic button and photo verification to prevent catfishing and make dates safer

Last month, ProPublica in partnership with Columbia Journalism uncovered that popular dating apps allow known sex offenders to use create accounts.

Grindr is sending users’ personal information and location to dozens of ad companies, essentially disclosing their sexual orientation

Grindr is the world's biggest gay dating app. By identifying users to ad companies, it essentially shares their sexual orientation to third parties.