Having Allegedly Failed to Gobble Up Bumble, Dating Giant Match Group Buys Rival App Hinge

Having Allegedly Failed to Gobble Up Bumble, Dating Giant Match Group Buys Rival App Hinge

Tinder’s father or mother firm Match Group, the net relationship conglomerate that owns quite a few relationship websites together with OKCupid and Match.com, has acquired rival service Hinge. Per the Verge, that leaves women-centric Bumble because the “only notable dating app” exterior Match’s management, although not for lack of attempting. According to the company, the […]

I Wanted to Be Dominated. But Not Quite Like That.

I Wanted to Be Dominated. But Not Quite Like That.

Modern Love Stung by romantic rejection, a girl finds acceptance and catharsis in a person who leaves her with chew marks and bruises. CreditBrian Rea “Are you left- or right-handed?” Dan requested, strolling me down the subway steps. “Right-handed,” I mentioned. “Why?” When we stopped on the backside, he put his arms round me and […]

Study: Tinder Users Aren't Having More Casual Sex Than the Average Horny Person

Study: Tinder Users Aren't Having More Casual Sex Than the Average Horny Person

Photo: Getty If you’ve been holding off on becoming a member of Tinder as a result of it carries the stigma of being an app for hookups, haven’t any concern: a brand new examine printed within the journal Personality and Individual Differences discovered nobody on Tinder is definitely having intercourse. Researchers on the Norwegian University […]

Facebook Will Soon Offer a Dating Service

Facebook Will Soon Offer a Dating Service

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Mark Zuckerberg might have laughed off questions that Facebook is just too highly effective when he appeared in front of Congress final month. But for the businesses within the on-line courting enterprise, there was nothing amusing concerning the information that the social community was about to carry its heft into their […]

Facebook Wants to Help You Find Love (So Please Hand Over More Data)

Facebook Wants to Help You Find Love (So Please Hand Over More Data)

Facebook, nonetheless reeling from a scandal concerning the improper sharing of tens of millions of its users’ data, now needs to get much more intimately concerned in your life. At the F8 developer conference on Tuesday, Mark Zuckerberg introduced that the social community will quickly supply relationship options slated to roll out later this yr. […]

An Inside Look at Your Favorite Dating Sites

An Inside Look at Your Favorite Dating Sites

Different research supply various assessments of how many individuals use relationship websites and apps, however what we are able to say with certainty is: lots. In Match.com’s annual Singles in America Survey, which polls greater than 5,000 people who find themselves not Match customers, the corporate discovered that the No. 1 place the place singles […]

Opinion

Opinion

WASHINGTON — I’ve seen a bizarre sample, in fiction and life, about sexual encounters: Women resolve they’re not interested in a man they’re nestling with. Limerence just isn’t within the playing cards. But they go forward and have intercourse anyhow. First, we have now faculty scholar Margot in The New Yorker’s much-discussed short fictional story […]

What Sleeping With Married Men Taught Me About Infidelity

What Sleeping With Married Men Taught Me About Infidelity

All instructed I communicated with possibly a dozen males throughout that point in my life, and had intercourse with fewer than half. Others I texted or talked with, which generally felt practically as intimate. Before I met every man I might ask: “Why are you doing this?” I needed assurance that every one he desired […]