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Tinder Adds STD Testing Locator
Tinder

Tinder Adds STD Testing Locator

The move ends a feud between the dating site and a leading sexual health advocacy group.
This Dating App Lets Your Actual Heart Choose Your Matches
Technology

This Dating App Lets Your Actual Heart Choose Your Matches

Working with Fitbit and Android Wear, Once pairs people when their chests start beating.
Lindsay Friedman
Dating App Hinge Now Lets Users Connect Over 'Shared Events,' Including Being Suspended From School
Online Dating

Dating App Hinge Now Lets Users Connect Over 'Shared Events,' Including Being Suspended From School

The new feature, called Story Cards, provides potential icebreakers for users who match on its app.
Laura Entis
1 Billion Matches Later, Tinder Can Trace Its To-the-Moon Growth to Signing Up Sorority Girls
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1 Billion Matches Later, Tinder Can Trace Its To-the-Moon Growth to Signing Up Sorority Girls

Sex still sells, but Tinder is more than just a one-night stand. I take a look under the hood of the phenomenon.
Andrew Medal
Tinder's Parent Company Sets IPO Terms
IPO

Tinder's Parent Company Sets IPO Terms

Match Group expects to go public before Thanksgiving with shares priced between $12 and $14.
A New Dating App for Divorcees Aims to Make the Second (or Third or Fourth) Time Around Smoother
Apps

A New Dating App for Divorcees Aims to Make the Second (or Third or Fourth) Time Around Smoother

Dating is complicated, especially after a divorce. Vikki Ziegler, star of Bravo's 'Untying the Knot,' says her iOS app helps divorcees 'remember that feeling again,' without the all the drama.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
EHarmony Now Wants to Find You a Date and a Job
Job seekers

EHarmony Now Wants to Find You a Date and a Job

The dating site is set to launch a job recruitment arm of its business called Elevated Careers in 2016.
Sean Rad Takes Another Swipe as Tinder CEO
Tinder

Sean Rad Takes Another Swipe as Tinder CEO

CEO Christopher Payne was not deemed a good 'fit' for the popular dating app.
Ray Hennessey
Match, Tinder to Go Public
IPO

Match, Tinder to Go Public

Media conglomerate IAC is planning an initial public offering for The Match Group, which includes Match.com, OkCupid and Tinder.
This Startup Is Building a Tinder for Athletes
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This Startup Is Building a Tinder for Athletes

Sportsbuddy helps users find partners for soccer, tennis and other sports and allows them to coordinate group sporting events.
Catherine Clifford
Is Dating Becoming Just Another Networking Opportunity for Entrepreneurs?
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Is Dating Becoming Just Another Networking Opportunity for Entrepreneurs?

The dating startup boom mean dozens of new ways to find both romantic and business partners.
Kate Taylor
Tell Us: Would You Swipe Right for a Networking Opportunity?
Networking

Tell Us: Would You Swipe Right for a Networking Opportunity?

Meshly joins the ranks of startups that aim to be the Tinder of professional connections.
Laura Entis
Lyft Is Playing in Tinder's Sandbox
Lyft

Lyft Is Playing in Tinder's Sandbox

The ridesharing app is trying out a new feature that allows carpooling passengers to rate and message each other after a ride.
Catherine Clifford
Tinder's Sean Rad: 'Who We Are as a Company Isn't Necessarily About a Swipe'
Tinder

Tinder's Sean Rad: 'Who We Are as a Company Isn't Necessarily About a Swipe'

The president of the popular dating app hinted at the company's future.
Nina Zipkin