Tag: Tinder

Tindering for votes: political activists turn to dating apps

by Rob Lever Days ahead of the Iowa Caucuses vote, Rhiannon Payne was on the Bumble dating app -- not to find a partner but to press her case for her candidate, Elizabeth Warren. Payne, a 28-year-old digital communications consultant, flew from San Francisco with a...

Tinder attracts more Indonesians but swindlers abound

If you think Tinder in Indonesia is like buying Playboy or secretly watching pornhub, you might be wrong. The dating site is growing in popularity in Indonesia and the company behind it is putting a lot of effort to lure the locals to use the site for other purposes than dating. It...

In contemporary India, dating has many layers

By Boshika Gupta I have a friend. Rahul’s (not his real name) twenties has been a mixed bag of professional success and personal frustrations. While he’s managed to get a good job and a hefty pay-check, love has eluded him. Let’s face it – it gets...