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How Tinder Is Changing the Dating Game

Kelsey Clark | Posted 02.26.2015 | College
Kelsey Clark

In a dating world in which one-word text messages warrant excitement and a "match" is made with the swipe of a finger, you can't help but wonder... Are we to blame, or is it all Tinder's fault?

A Logical Guide to a Romantic Relationship

Jasmine Jaksic | Posted 02.12.2015 | Comedy
Jasmine Jaksic

Anyone who has ever met me would attest to the fact that I am a very logical person. This clearly does not lend itself to highly romantic ideas like "love at first sight". If you are like me, then you can use Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) principles to guide you!

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."

Millennial Women Are Taking a Laissez-Faire Approach to Romance

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 01.30.2015 | Women
Dr. Peggy Drexler

The math is pretty simple: In the end, what social media dating does is give users -- and, most poignantly -- women more options. And more options means more freedom, and more power, too.

The Aha Moment I Had After A Year On Tinder

Maryjane Fahey | Posted 03.18.2015 | Fifty
Maryjane Fahey

Four years ago, I got my heart unexpectedly pounded. Not in a good way. It happens -- it just hadn't happened to me since Bobby K in 4th grade. And I am decidedly not in the 4th grade. I needed a good 18 months to repair. By repair I mean: I closed shop.

What Happened When I Spent a Year on Tinder

Phu Nguyen | Posted 03.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Phu Nguyen

This message is about effort, and the dreams that can come true as a result. And it's a bit about Tinder and how even a dating site notorious for hookups can lead you on a path that makes you feel like Tinderella.

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!

Are You Using Tinder? Snap Out of It

Collette Gee | Posted 02.22.2015 | Women
Collette Gee

It takes more than a glance or an image to know whether we can connect with someone. However, with Tinder, or apps like Tinder, you miss the opportunity to truly connect with people because of the "appearance-based" snap judgments.

Every Guy You Meet On Tinder (In 3 Minutes)

The Huffington Post | Amanda Duberman | Posted 12.17.2014 | Women

It is one thing to endure the dark machismo of Tinder within the confines of your smartphone. It is quite another to encounter it in real life. Wh...

This Is What Happened When I Put Tinder Aside to Pursue the Girl of My Dreams

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.14.2015 | Technology
Brian Hanley

As Max Frisch said: "Technology [is] the knack of so arranging the world that we don't have to experience it."

'Tinder Nightmares' Reveal The Most Awkward (And Hilarious) Parts Of Online Dating

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 12.15.2014 | Women

It's no secret that things can get pretty weird on Tinder, but a new Instagram account reminds us just how funny said weirdness can be. A new Insta...

Learning to Let Go: Love Lessons From a Nomad

Jennifer Nagy | Posted 02.03.2015 | Women
Jennifer Nagy

I'm still relatively new to the world of travel dating so my heart has not yet hardened to the understanding that some things just can't last... no matter how absolutely amazing the connection is and how much you really want to be with the person beyond the vacation.

30 Days of Online Dating: The Night I Lost My Tinder Virginity

Stacie Corliss | Posted 01.18.2015 | Women
Stacie Corliss

For some reason, I thought Tinder avoided your first-degree friends. Apparently, I thought wrong. Cue: Panic mode.

My Month of Online Dating Detox (Pt. II)

Jamie Silverman | Posted 01.14.2015 | Women
Jamie Silverman

I think I genuinely lasted an entire week without logging on to any of the sites. But one night, I'd had a crappy day at work and couldn't sleep. I lay in bed, thoughts racing through my head. Just a little Tinder wouldn't hurt. My phone beckoned -- no implored -- me to pick it up and swipe. So I did.

Tinder Has, Apparently, Found the 'Key' to Online Dating

Zoe Strimpel | Posted 12.31.2014 | Technology
Zoe Strimpel

The latest NYT article about a certain dating app that begins with the letter T has gone right ahead and added to the swelling compost heap of male-or...

Sean Rad Is Reportedly Getting Replaced As Tinder CEO

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Technology

Sean Rad, cofounder and CEO of dating app Tinder, is reportedly getting demoted. Internet company IAC, which owns a majority stake in Tinder, has d...

My Month of Online Dating Detox

Jamie Silverman | Posted 12.28.2014 | Women
Jamie Silverman

I'd talk to guys for weeks without either of us initiating any hangout. We were virtual pen pals, wasting one another's time with random texts at odd hours.

An Educated Girl's Guide To Tinder: 25 Rules To Live By

Jill Brandt | Posted 12.09.2014 | Comedy
Jill Brandt

I wear big sunglasses when I am either in the sun (what a concept) or really hungover (in which case I am puffy with blood shot eyes and trying to hide as much of my face as possible). So if every picture is you with sunglasses on--you are either wildly insecure about how you look or uncomfortably unattractive.

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Senate Candidates Get The Tinder Treatment With New Online App

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 10.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Move over, Tinder and Hinge, because there's a new app tempting you to swipe right. The digital news organization Vocativ released i...

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.

This Is What Tinder For Kids Would Look Like

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 08.20.2014 | Parents

With the wild success of the adult hook-up app Tinder, it was only a matter of time before someone tapped into the kids' market. Finally, "Kinder" ...

Sam Smith Says Grindr, Tinder Are 'Ruining Romance'

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 08.19.2014 | Gay Voices

Newly out singer-songwriter Sam Smith may be single and looking to mingle, but don't expect him to rely on technology when it comes to finding a boyfr...

Being Awesome Sucks!

Stacie Huckeba | Posted 10.15.2014 | Women
Stacie Huckeba

Being awesome doesn't just happen. It takes a lot of work. You have to own who you are and not be afraid to show it off. You have to figure out what drives you. You've got to be at peace with your insecurities and work to overcome them.

How the FCC Can Save Net Neutrality and Still Ruin the Internet

Mike Montgomery | Posted 10.15.2014 | Technology
Mike Montgomery

I'm pro-net neutrality, but anti-1934-style strangulation. Where does that leave me? According to the approaches under consideration, I may soon be a man without a country. Good thing the Internet, at least for now, doesn't require a passport.

24 Thoughts Every Girl Has While on Tinder

Beth Leipholtz | Posted 09.13.2014 | Women
Beth Leipholtz

Oh good, you "live life to the fullest." Now I know everything I need to know in order to swipe right...