Each day you’re given a selection of suggested suitors, based on data pulled from social media. Essentially the three founders (the Kang sisters) turned down an insane amount of money offered by one of the sharks (in my mind proving that they were really only on there for publicity). And that’s it – a daily dose of dating in your lunch hour.Every day, at noon, users of the app are delivered ‘a bagel’ (a match). The app has receive a HUGE amount of coverage, but is currently only available in the States and obviously reliant on Facebook providing friends of friends data to apps … Collide Described as ‘Tinder for Christians’ (because let’s face it, these days, every new dating app is described with the word ‘Tinder’ included) this new app has come under criticism, because the very nature of Tinder seems to go against Christian relationship foundational beliefs.With new dating apps appearing every week, it can be hard to navigate your way from one catchy one-word app to the next.
The branding is cute and bee-related, and it seems predominantly aimed at American sorority girls. the guys behind Badoo (see above) actually designed the app for Whitney.
Be Linked For a while last year, this app was billed as ‘the next Tinder’.
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I’ve never heard of it, and when I googled it, Google kept trying to give me suggestions for ‘anime’. B is for Bristlr It was only a matter of time until Dating Apps became truly hipster. So huge in fact, that they created an app almost identical to Tinder, years before Tinder.
Following on from the success of Shoreditch’s Cereal Cafe, the creatives behind Bristlr have designed an extremely East London app. Badoo’s head office is actually based in London, though most of their millions of members are in continental Europe.Bro New app bro is for gay men who want longterm relationships – something which perhaps differentiates it from the casual reputations of Grindr and Gaydar. Binger This app is currently just a glint in its creator’s eye (and no, it’s not an April Fool! The premise is to match people based on their online TV viewing – or box set binges (hence the name).Except it would need to rely on Netflix, and Netflix don’t want to share the dater with the (rather unattractively named) app.The anti-Tinder reaction of 2014 so apps trying to step away from looks, and explore other methods of attraction. You’re photo is fuzzy while your banter does the talking.Fortu Another trend with dating apps has been encouraging people to meet in real life as quickly as possible.Carrot Dating The notorious app where men can bribe women into dating them. Cuddlr Find people around you who just want a cuddle …. Down Now is it me, or does this name sound a bit dodgy? The app links to Facebook, and shows you pictures of people who are nearby, or who you have mutual friends with. Datezr This app was launched in 2013, but has now changed its name to Jagger.You secretly like them, and if they like you back, the app notifies you. Probably not one to try if you’re dead set on finding a future husband or wife. It was originally designed as an app for singles and couples to consult for date ideas, but now seems to have broadened to a wider lifestyle blog.Clover Currently only available in the States, the USP of Clover is that you can send a date suggestion – including place, day and time, to someone on the app, and they can either agree or turn you down.A slightly braver step in the world of passive rejection. The lesbian dating app was rebranded HER at the start of this year. Because, yet again, no dating app can be described without the infamous T word. Apparently, in a similar way to Uber’s screening of drivers, the Dating Ring screens members.I can’t help but think that I’ve heard about this idea somewhere before …? Dating DNA According to the app store, this was the first ever dating app for an i Phone.The app name is rather confusing – especially given that DNA matching dating services now exist.