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30 or Older? Sorry, You'll Have to Pay Twice as Much to Use Tinder's New Premium Features.
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30 or Older? Sorry, You'll Have to Pay Twice as Much to Use Tinder's New Premium Features.

The viral dating app stirs up yet more controversy with its Tinder Plus pricing structure.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Princeton-Founded 'Friendsy' App Looking to Recapture Facebook's Early Magic
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Princeton-Founded 'Friendsy' App Looking to Recapture Facebook's Early Magic

With 25,000 users and $200,000 in funding, the social network is now rolling out to all campuses nationwide.
Geoff Weiss
Here's the Major Obstacle Tinder Still Faces
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Here's the Major Obstacle Tinder Still Faces

Morgan Stanley analysts don't see a love connection for investors.
The Next U.S. Corporate Security Risk: Dating Apps
Security

The Next U.S. Corporate Security Risk: Dating Apps

Using apps like Tinder or OkCupid on company smartphones can pose a significant vulnerability, IBM says.
Hinge, the Less Random Tinder, Raises $12 Million
Online Dating

Hinge, the Less Random Tinder, Raises $12 Million

While Tinder is 'a game to play with,' Hinge is 'a tool to meet people,' says CEO Justin McLeod.
Laura Entis
Former Tinder Employees Are Launching a Rival Dating App
Online Dating

Former Tinder Employees Are Launching a Rival Dating App

It's called Bumble, and it's being marketed as Tinder minus the creep factor.
Laura Entis
This Tinder-esque Dating App Allows Users to Swipe Right Based on a Potential Match's LinkedIn Bio
Online Dating

This Tinder-esque Dating App Allows Users to Swipe Right Based on a Potential Match's LinkedIn Bio

By invitation-only, startup The League positions itself as a dating network for 'high quality' professionals looking for ambitious partners.
Laura Entis
Regret Swiping Left on Tinder? Soon You Can Pay to Undo It.
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Regret Swiping Left on Tinder? Soon You Can Pay to Undo It.

The online dating service is planning to roll out a premium version of its app.
Nina Zipkin
Tinder Co-Founder Sean Rad Out as CEO
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Tinder Co-Founder Sean Rad Out as CEO

Investor IAC will keep Rad on until it finds an 'Eric Schmidt-like' replacement.
Jason Fell
10 Brilliant Marketing Stunts That Put Startups on the Map
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10 Brilliant Marketing Stunts That Put Startups on the Map

A strong marketing stunt can be a valuable tool for any company. Here are 10 that stirred up some attention.
Tinder Suspends Co-Founder Over Sexual Harassment Claims
Legal

Tinder Suspends Co-Founder Over Sexual Harassment Claims

Whitney Wolfe, former vice president of marketing, says she was repeatedly called a whore by top Tinder execs, and that her status as a co-founder was revoked because she was female.
Geoff Weiss
New Dating App Startup Aims to Be the 'Thinking Person's Tinder'
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New Dating App Startup Aims to Be the 'Thinking Person's Tinder'

A seven-man UK startup is looking to change the face of online dating with Loveflutter, which prizes personality as well as looks.
Geoff Weiss
The (Wrong) Price of Hooking Up: Viral Dating App Tinder Isn't Valued at $5 Billion After All
Technology

The (Wrong) Price of Hooking Up: Viral Dating App Tinder Isn't Valued at $5 Billion After All

Swipe right for mega money. Or not. Tinder almost just hit the hottie jackpot. Or so everyone thought, until...
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Tinder Users Lured by Sexy Spam Bots Peddling 'Castle Clash' Game
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Tinder Users Lured by Sexy Spam Bots Peddling 'Castle Clash' Game

Something fishy (more like spammy) is going on at Tinder. Here's the inside scoop from one not so satisfied user.
Kim Lachance Shandrow