Monthly Archives: June 2022

The plague of “Just Ask” profiles on dating apps

by on June 30, 2022 0
We’ve never put less effort into algorithmic matchmaking Once upon a time, the novelty of dating apps like Tinder, Bumble, Hinge, and OkCupid convinced us that, whatever the drawbacks, they improved and expanded the possibilities of love life. But ask anyone who has returned to these platforms after a long time away, and you’ll... Read More

The Dating Game: Single Parent Edition

by on June 28, 2022 0
Dating is difficult. Online dating is even harder. Online dating as a single parent? Almost impossible. But it’s not all bad news. The attitude towards online dating in India has changed significantly. In a recent study published in the Indian Journal of Health, Sexuality and Culture, 90% of participants responded positively to online dating.... Read More

The Dating Game: Single Parent Edition

by on June 28, 2022 0
Dating is difficult. Online dating is even harder. Online dating as a single parent? Almost impossible. But it’s not all bad news. The attitude towards online dating in India has changed significantly. In a recent study published in the Indian Journal of Health, Sexuality and Culture, 90% of participants responded positively to online dating.... Read More

Spot extortion scams on LGBTQ+ dating apps

by on June 28, 2022 0
It’s Pride month and maybe you’re trying to meet someone on an LGBTQ+ dating app. The FTC hears about scams targeting people on LGBTQ+ dating apps, like Grindr and Feeld. And they’re not typical I-love-you, please send some money romance scams. These are extortion scams. They usually work like this: a scammer poses as... Read More

The 9 Best Free Dating Apps for Seniors

by on June 15, 2022 0
Online dating is tough at the best of times – minimal matches, conversations going nowhere, bots – but especially so when you’re older. That’s because the dating pool is thinner and it’s less common to find people your age using dating apps. But don’t lose hope. It is not impossible. If you’re older and... Read More

Apple’s Payment Options Offering for Dutch Dating Apps Is Compliant, Says ACM

by on June 13, 2022 0
The Dutch competition regulator is finally happy with Apple’s concessions to allow market dating apps to use alternative payment technologies. On Saturday, the Consumers and Markets Authority (ACM) took stock of the saga of several months which attracted high level attention on Apple’s approach to complying with competition orders, saying the tech giant changed... Read More

Apple’s payment options offer for Dutch dating apps is compliant, says ACM – TechCrunch

by on June 13, 2022 0
The Dutch competition regulator is finally happy with Apple’s concessions to allow market dating apps to use alternative payment technologies. On Saturday, the Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) provided an update on the months-long saga that has drawn high-level attention to Apple’s approach to complying with competition orders, saying the The tech giant... Read More

Dutch regulator now happy with Apple’s dating app rules

by on June 13, 2022 0
After a months-long saga, the competition regulator in the Netherlands has finally accepted concessions from Apple to allow App Store dating apps to use alternative payment methods (via Reuters). On Friday, the Consumers and Markets Authority (ACM) published a update stating that “Apple now complies with the rules” regarding the ability of dating apps... Read More

Apple allows other payment methods on dating apps

by on June 13, 2022 0
Apple now plans to allow alternative payment methods for Dutch dating apps, after the Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) intervened. an ACM report says. This will lead to a change to the old rules, where dating app customers could only pay using Apple-mandated payment methods. ACM said Apple abused its dominant position... Read More

The rise of dropping literary names on dating apps

by on June 9, 2022 0
For Tilly, a 29-year-old single graduate student from London, a comfortable life full of ideas and conversation is the epitome of romance. She acknowledges that she identifies as a sapiosexual – someone who finds intelligence attractive – and that’s exactly how she positioned herself when she started dating online. “I’ve always imagined my ideal... Read More

The Best+ LGBTQ+ Dating Apps

by on June 7, 2022 0
Android has plenty of brilliant apps for all purposes, and LGBTQ+ dating is no exception. There’s a wide range of options, many of which go beyond the standard swipe method to match. Some offer fantastic community platforms, so you can find friends or events in the same app. We’ve put together a list of... Read More

Didn’t find love using swipe dating apps

by on June 5, 2022 0
AN IRISH MAN who failed to find love using traditional dating apps has managed to meet Cupid after developing his own video dating site. Frustrated at not being able to showcase his personality on swipe sites, Paul Numan decided to create Katch, a video dating app that simulates the experience of meeting someone for... Read More

What makes people misbehave on dating apps?

by on June 4, 2022 0
Although many New Zealanders have met their current partner on an app, dating this way has a dark side, says social scientist Joanne Orlando. While the “market vibe” of the online dating landscape may seem promising, some app users are demoralized by repeated experiences of ghosting and derision, she tells Jim Mora. Photo: A... Read More

Warriors’ Gary Payton II insists on love life

by on June 3, 2022 0
Gary Payton II’s love life seemed to be a topic of conversation ahead of the NBA Finals. On Wednesday, Celtics and Warriors players took part in the Media Day event, including the Golden State shooter, 29, who was pressed about his tastes in women by ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ correspondent Guillermo Rodríguez. “Are you into... Read More

Warriors’ Gary Payton II insists on love life

by on June 3, 2022 0
Gary Payton II’s love life seemed to be a topic of conversation ahead of the NBA Finals. On Wednesday, Celtics and Warriors players took part in the Media Day event, including the Golden State shooter, 29, who was pressed about his tastes in women by ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ correspondent Guillermo Rodríguez. “Are you into... Read More

Safest dating apps and tips to stay safe

by on June 2, 2022 0
(ABC4) – You can never be too careful when it comes to dating apps. Many people don’t always turn out to be who they say they are. Anyone puts themselves in danger when they upload their dating profile. ABC4 has compiled a list of some useful tips when it comes to online dating as... Read More

5 Best Online Dating Apps for Parents

by on June 1, 2022 0
I’ve been separated for about a year and I’m finally ready to try online dating but I don’t know where to start. Last time I was “there” I had a flip phone. Ha. I’ve never had so many online dates and I’m overwhelmed with how much has changed. What apps would you suggest and... Read More