Tinder gets a ‘Share My Date’ feature for users to send date plans to their curious friends
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by Lauren Forristal
3M ago
It’s not uncommon for people to screenshot dating profiles and send them to their friends and loved ones, either to get feedback or to let them know who they’re seeing that weekend. Now, Tinder users are able to share their date plans directly from the app thanks to a new feature called “Share My Date.” […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only ..read more
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Twitter’s former head of Trust & Safety, Yoel Roth, joins Tinder owner Match Group
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by Aisha Malik
4M ago
Twitter’s former head of trust and safety Yoel Roth announced today that he is joining Match Group, the parent company of several popular dating apps, including Tinder and Hinge. Yoel, who shared the move on LinkedIn, is now the company’s vice president of Trust and Safety. “As they say… some personal news! I swiped right […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only ..read more
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Tinder is expanding ID verification to the US, UK, Brazil and Mexico
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by Aisha Malik
5M ago
Tinder is expanding its identity verification program to users in the U.S., U.K., Brazil and Mexico, the company announced on Tuesday. The program serves as an additional step for users to confirm the authenticity of their profiles on the dating app and receive a blue verified checkmark. Tinder plans to make this feature available in […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only ..read more
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Happy Valentine’s Day, dating app downloads are slowing down
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by Sarah Perez
5M ago
It may be Valentine’s Day here in the U.S., but the dating app market isn’t looking as promising as it used to. According to a new analysis by app intelligence provider data.ai, global downloads of dating apps saw only tepid growth year-over-year as of this January — a slight increase of just 1.9% to reach […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only ..read more
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Tinder’s new warnings inform users when they’re potentially being inappropriate
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by Lauren Forristal
5M ago
Tinder is introducing new user warnings to tell young singles when they’re not being respectful and need to improve their behavior. The updates are rolling out globally in the coming weeks and target the app’s main demographic — users aged 18-25 — who are often just beginning their online dating journey and require additional guidance. […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only ..read more
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Match Group promotes Faye Iosotaluno to Tinder CEO
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by Ivan Mehta
6M ago
Dating app behemoth Match Group has named Faye Iosotaluno as the new Tinder CEO, two years after the previous CEO Renate Nyborg left the company in August 2022. During that time, Match Group CEO Bernard Kim held the position. Iosotaluno has been working at Match Group since 2017. She was promoted from the company’s chief […] © 2023 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only ..read more
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Tinder redesigns profile pages with prompts, info tags and quiz
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by Ivan Mehta
8M ago
Tinder is revamping its profile pages to make them more informative and create easier starting points for conversations. The company is launching features like profile prompts as conversation starters, profile quizzes, basic info tags and dark mode. Let’s look at these new features in detail. The Match-group-owned app is rolling out profile prompts so that […] © 2023 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only ..read more
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Tinder’s app gets more social by letting friends play matchmaker
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by Sarah Perez
9M ago
Dating app users will often sit with friends as they swipe through their matches in order to gain feedback, or even hand over their phone and let their friends swipe for them. Now, that real-life experience is becoming a part of Tinder’s product, as the company today is introducing a new feature called Tinder Matchmaker […] © 2023 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only ..read more
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Former Tinder CEO’s startup to fight loneliness with AI chatbot gets backing by Sequoia
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by Ivan Mehta
10M ago
Former Tinder CEO Renate Nyborg’s startup Meeno, which aims to fight loneliness through an AI-powered chatbot, announced that it has raised a $3.9 million seed round led by Sequoia. Meeno aims to release its app on the App Store in December in the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden and the Netherlands ..read more
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Tinder snobs can now pay $499 per month to be matched with the ‘most sought after’ profiles
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by Sarah Perez
10M ago
Tinder has rolled out its promised high-end membership, a pricey $499 per month subscription dubbed “Tinder Select,” which includes unique perks like the ability to be seen by more users, including Tinder’s “most sought after profiles,” the ability to direct message others without matching and other VIP-level features. The news was first reported by Bloomberg ..read more
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