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Bye, Bye Catfish: Tinder Will Now Verify Your Photos

Bye, Bye Catfish: Tinder Will Now Verify Your Photos

There are many advantages to online dating on apps like Tinder or Grindr. A great number of potential dates, ease of use, GIFs. But one of the downsides is the uncertainty of whether the person you’ve matched with is the real person behind the phone or computer screen. But a…

Facebook Kicks Off Friday by Fucking Up Numerous iOS Apps

Facebook Kicks Off Friday by Fucking Up Numerous iOS Apps

A major Facebook fuckup crashed numerous iOS apps that rely on its framework for various purposes throughout Friday morning. Per The Next Web, the affected applications include everything from Spotify and Pinterest to Venmo, Tinder, Apple’s App Store, and even competing social media services like Twitter. It appears to have…

Tinder’s New Safety Features Won’t Prevent All Types Of Abuse

Tinder’s New Safety Features Won’t Prevent All Types Of Abuse

The dating app Tinder has faced increasing scrutiny over abusive interactions on the service. In November 2019, an Auckland man was convicted of murdering British woman Grace Millane after they met on Tinder. Incidents such as these have brought attention to the potential for serious violence facilitated by dating apps.