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Two Politicians Create Grindr Profiles To Raise Votes

Reuters | Posted 03.05.2014 | Gay Voices

AMSTERDAM, March 5 (Reuters) - Two Amsterdam local politicians have uploaded their profiles to online gay dating site Grindr to try and pick up vote...

Gay Barebacking Study Reveals Surprise Facts About The Controversial Practice

Posted 03.03.2014 | Gay Voices

A new study by England's University of Westminster found what appears to be an uptick in the number of young gay men who find unprotected sex with a s...

NSFW: Real Dating App Messages Read By Women Will Make You Happy You're Single

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.14.2014 | Gay Voices

For any single guys or gals out there who might be feeling a bit sad or lonely on this Valentine's Day, we have one thing to say to you: it could be a...

Is It Unethical to Post GrindR Photos on a Blog Without Asking Permission?

Mike Alvear | Posted 04.01.2014 | Gay Voices
Mike Alvear

If your GrindR profile appears on most of those other sites, you can bet your headless pic they're making fun of you. If you appear on our site, you can bet your shirtless shot that we've paid you a compliment.

Michelangelo Signorile

The Global Impact Of Grindr

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 11.26.2013 | Gay Voices

The founder and CEO of Grindr, the gay social networking app that exploded on the scene in 2009 and now reports over 7 million users in 192 countries,...

Why This Life-Size Grindr Profile Is Handing Out Vials Of Fake Body Fluids

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.03.2013 | Gay Voices

A man dressed in a life-size version of your Grindr profile has been wandering around Provincetown, Mass. handing out test tubes of fake blood and sem...

Shocking Number Of Grindr Users Have Never Been Tested For HIV/AIDS, Report Finds

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.02.2013 | Gay Voices

A survey released by the Center for HIV Educational Studies & Training in mid-September found that 10 percent of men on the gay hookup app Grindr have...

5 Reasons Tinder Works For Women

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 07.15.2013 | Women

It seems many people still falsely assume that women are not interested in casual sex -- an outdated notion that is painfully obvious in the world of ...

Michelangelo Signorile

Christian Blogger Caught on Grindr: I Was Looking To Meet Men, But Not For Sex

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 05.02.2013 | Gay Voices

Matt Moore, the so-called "ex-gay" Christian blogger who was exposed for being on the gay-dating app Grindr in February, says in a new interview that ...

Is Grindr a Slot Machine in My Pocket?

Jaime Woo | Posted 04.25.2013 | Gay Voices
Jaime Woo

The metaphor of gambling is frequently used to describe love and sex, and Grindr can have the feel of a slot machine -- the signature ding-ding-dings of Vegas replaced by the buh-da-dump notification alert for cached messages.

Sex Drive In Park, Or Grind No More

Lester Brathwaite | Posted 04.14.2013 | Gay Voices
Lester Brathwaite

I recently deleted my Grindr and Adam4Adam profiles. Ever since sobering up, I've had little to no sex drive, but my lack of sex drive is really a blessing in disguise. I'm no longer wasting hours (and I mean hours) of my life seeking the next big fling.

Nearly Half Of Grindr-Using Gay Men Admit To Having Bareback Sex In New Poll

Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

A new survey focused on gay and bisexual men who use apps such as Grindr, Scruff and Manhunt to meet sexual partners found that nearly half had engage...

What Are Grindr Users Most Concerned About In This Election?

Posted 11.02.2012 | Gay Voices

Democratic and Republican Grindr users are focused on the economy this election season, but their stance on equality differs vastly along party lines,...

Paris Hilton Apologizes For Anti-Gay Remarks: 'I Wish I Could Take Back Every Word'

Posted 09.21.2012 | Gay Voices

Paris Hilton has apologized for making a series of homophobic remarks that were caught on tape by New York cab driver. The 31-year-old hotel heire...

Politically Potent: Dating App Aims To Mobilize Gay Users In Time For 2012 Elections

Posted 09.06.2012 | Gay Voices

Though it's best known as the dating application of choice for legions of gay men, Grindr is wading into the political foray with a brand-new project ...

Lonely and Horny? Married But Open? Seeking Men or Women? Something In-Between? There's an App for That!

Robert Weiss | Posted 10.31.2012 | Technology
Robert Weiss

As modern life has shifted away from the home or office-based computers and become all about the smartphone, we now have apps that allow us to literally "hook-up" on the go.

The 5 Types Of People You Meet On Grindr

Zach Stafford | Posted 10.20.2012 | Gay Voices
Zach Stafford

I spend a lot of time on Grindr, not for recreational uses but for more scholarly pursuits. Through my research online in many gay digital spaces, I have noticed trends in the ways that gay men are presenting themselves online and how their online identities are operating.

Xtra, Xtra: The Grindr Chronicles

Evan Ross Katz | Posted 07.14.2012 | Gay Voices
Evan Ross Katz

Hunky goodness is (really) great and all, but the problem for me became the heartbreak. "NSA" means "No Strings Attached," and not the Mila Portman/Ashton Timberlake film but the reality that this encounter will never happen again.

'856 Feet Away...': My Grindr Experiment

DJ Louie XIV | Posted 07.07.2012 | Gay Voices
DJ Louie XIV

It goes without saying that this was one of the most awkward experiences in my already-pretty-awkward life, but I knew right away that I was happy I did it. Mainly, I had achieved one of my main goals with the experience, which was to get a sense of my own sexual boundaries.

The Top 10 Grindr-Induced Psychological Maladies

Joseph Cilona, Psy.D. | Posted 04.24.2012 | Gay Voices
Joseph Cilona, Psy.D.

In the interest of science (and most certainly not for recreational purposes), I immersed myself in the world of Grindr to see what I might find. The results of my exhaustive research revealed an alarming trend of what I've termed Grindr-Induced Psychological Maladies.

18 Ground Rules for Grindr

Kris Seto | Posted 12.07.2011 | Gay Voices
Kris Seto

We now have the ability to take a real-time sample of who's around us and chat with complete strangers nearby or even miles away. As we delve into this new era, I'd like to propose a few ground rules for getting your grind on.