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6 Adult Dating Apps Teens Are Using Too

Common Sense Media | Posted 02.18.2015 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Although adults use these apps both for casual hookups and for scouting out more long-term relationships, they're risky for teens.

How to Be the Woman EVERY Man Is Attracted to

Samantha Daniels | Posted 02.18.2015 | Style
Samantha Daniels

Occasionally a man will fall for a girl who is outside of his wheelhouse. Wouldn't it be great if you could be that woman who could attract ANY GUY (within reason of course)?

4 Dating Realizations I've Had at Age 29

Annelia Alex | Posted 02.17.2015 | Women
Annelia Alex

Over the past decade, my strategies and perspective on dating have evolved, and I feel better about the process.

Watch Women React When It Turns Out Their Tinder Date Is An 89-Year-Old Grandpa

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 02.17.2015 | Fifty

Anyone who has tried online dating knows that profile pictures usually aren't totally accurate. But when five women saw a picture of 21-year-old Joe l...

The Surprising Details That Lead To Online Dating Success

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 02.17.2015 | Women

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 02/13/2015 11:49 AM EST on LiveScience Attention, online daters: If you want to get lucky in lo...

In Defense Of Online Dating

Beth Leipholtz | Posted 02.12.2015 | Women
Beth Leipholtz

I never thought I'd be typing this sentence. It's traumatic, really. Here goes. Imetmyboyfriendonline. Yes, I met my boyfriend online.

A Dating App for Quality, Not Quantity

Ellen Goodlett | Posted 02.12.2015 | Technology
Ellen Goodlett

The most refreshing part about The Catch's approach to the dating app world is its focus not on the quantity of matches, but the quality of the ones you're ultimately paired with. When it comes to dating, wouldn't you rather go on one promising date than a dozen meh meet-ups?

For Valentine's Day, Your NYC Borough Love Breakdown

Lisa Bernier | Posted 02.12.2015 | New York
Lisa Bernier

Keep this in mind come this weekend, when love is in the air, couples will engage in their mid-winter ritual celebration of Hallmark mandated love, and singles will be looking for some semi-romantic weekend hookups.

How Old People Took Over Tinder

Damona Hoffman | Posted 02.06.2015 | Style
Damona Hoffman

The bottom line is that we must admit dating apps are not a young person's game. They're a single person's game. For those over-40 daters who have come to me saying they are never going to find someone, that all the good men are taken, and that they would never stoop to the level of trying a dating app, I simply say, "Just swipe right and see."

Dating App Sees Record Numbers During Snowstorm

The Huffington Post | Kerry Flynn | Posted 01.27.2015 | Technology

As East Coasters prepared to hunker down for a supposedly historic blizzard, locals in search of a cuddle partner flocked to mobile dating app Hinge.

Forget Tinder, This App Finds You A Date With An HBO GO Account

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 01.23.2015 | Comedy

Is your chance of finding love ... remote? So you've tried all the dating apps out there right? Tinder, Plenty Of Fish, Hinge, Bears & Pears, DateS...

Heard of Tinder? It Has Some Competition

Dieter Holger | Posted 01.20.2015 | Technology
Dieter Holger

Each of these apps offer the hope of romance or at least a one-night stand. Maybe just use all three to see what you can fish up? But when it comes to users you will find the most fish out in the Tinder sea.

4 Ways Online Dating Isn't So Scary

Damona Hoffman | Posted 01.14.2015 | Technology
Damona Hoffman

Technological and cultural shifts have made online dating mainstream and have shed light on the frightening factors of dating the old-fashioned way. Still skeptical? Here are four reasons why online dating is less scary than meeting "in real life" and dating the traditional way.

Grindr in the Bible Belt

Nick Weaver | Posted 01.14.2015 | Gay Voices
Nick Weaver

Being known as a "gay-friendly" city in the bible belt is like being known for having a lot of lemonade in a place where everyone hates lemonade.

Want a Boyfriend By Valentine's Day? Follow These 9 Steps!

Francesca Hogi | Posted 02.22.2015 | Style
Francesca Hogi

That's right, Valentine's Day will be here before you know it. 2014 is history. No one special to kiss under the mistletoe? If you faithfully follow these nine steps, you'll make up for it by getting plenty of lovin' from your new sweetheart in less than two months!

This New App Is Like Tinder, But For Hotels

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 10.13.2014 | Travel

By now, you might've heard of Tinder, that dating app where, in about three seconds, you can choose your future uh -- soulmate (or simply swipe them a...

Kimmel's Dating App Is Guaranteed To Find Your Perfect Match

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.10.2014 | Comedy

It's time to swipe left on those other dating apps. Nowadays, you can find a dating app tailored to every different body type and interest, but rec...

Owning Up to Online Dating

Stephen Mariani | Posted 11.12.2014 | Technology
Stephen Mariani

When I first explained how we met to friends and family, I felt as if I needed to justify it. I'd say something like, "Well, my roommate tried it out and it seemed to work for him."

There's A Dating App For Ivy League Types. Prepare To Cringe.

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 09.11.2014 | College

Attention, singles fed up with the travails of Tinder: there's a new dating app apparently aimed at Ivy League students and graduates, because this wo...

I Asked Men On Tinder Whether They Were Feminists -- Here's What They Said

Bustle | Posted 11.11.2014 | Women
Bustle

Yes, many of these answers were horrible and ignorant, but a majority of the guys I talked to at least attempted thoughtful responses.

Are Women Really Suffering from 'Tinderella Syndrome'?

Julie Spira | Posted 10.13.2014 | Technology
Julie Spira

When one of my favorite radio stations wanted my take if women weren't able to approach and meet men offline because of their addiction to Tinder and mobile dating apps, I thought the concept made no sense to me at all.

CEO Of New Lesbian App Says It's Not Just Grindr For Ladies

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 07.03.2014 | Gay Voices

The CEO of Dattch, a newly-launched app targeted exclusively at women seeking women, says she doesn't think her product should be compared to Grindr. ...

Everyone Is Hooking Up At The World Cup

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 06.26.2014 | Women

Apparently, watching soccer is quite the aphrodisiac. This week, Quartz reported that dating app Tinder has seen a 50 percent increase in downloads...

Raise Your Hand If You Use a Phone App for Dating

Jen Glantz | Posted 08.17.2014 | Women
Jen Glantz

We spend so much of our free time (or our on-the-clock time) browsing through our social media pages and posting some of the most personal photos and facts about what we are up to or what we desperately strive to become. Quite often I feel as though I'm learning more about people on Twitter or Instagram than I would if we were sitting across one another.

How We Date, Online and Off: Notes From the Field

Ximena Vengoechea | Posted 08.11.2014 | Technology
Ximena Vengoechea

The first rule about dating in the Internet Age is that there are no rules about dating in the Internet Age. (Well, maybe just one.)