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sex and relationships

Why People Still Go Cruising

As cruising spots in London are under threat and apps have made casual hook-ups more convenient, what role does going outside in search of sex play in queer lives today?
James Greig
6.12.19
Dating

Presenting as Non-Binary Changed My Dating Life Completely

Staying true to my femme gender non-conforming identity has definitely made relationships more complicated.
Travis Alabanza
5.16.19
LGBTQ

In India, Gangs Are Preying on Queer People Through Dating Apps

“I started screaming and tried to extract myself, but suddenly, another man appeared and held me from the other side. All this in broad daylight.”
Navin Noronha
5.3.19
News

Could Grindr Be a National Security Threat?

The U.S. government seems to think so.
Nicole DeMarco
4.1.19
LGBT

LGBTQ Community May Face Privacy Breach if Grindr Isn’t Sold

Grindr is owned by a Chinese company, which renders it vulnerable to having data taken by the government.
Edoardo Liotta
3.29.19
Valentine's Day

We Test-Drove India’s First Homegrown LGBTQ+ Dating and Networking App

A queer guy and a bisexual girl jot down their experiences of dealing with Delta.
Aniruddha Mahale and Eeshita Chinmulgund
2.14.19
Culture

Taking Photos of Tinder Dates' Bedrooms

Photographer George Downing is redefining intimacy with glimpses into the bedrooms of the boys he met on the dating app.
Ellen Rule
2.12.19
Opinion

The Resolutions I Aim to Keep this Year, None of Which Involve Exercising or Cooking

Less watching strangers’ Instagram stories, more going to the doctors when necessary.
Mahoro Seward
1.4.19
Dating

Grindr's New Campaign Addresses Its Discrimination Problem

The app also introduced new guidelines that ban discriminatory statements in user profiles.
Mitch Parker
9.21.18
Dating

What It's Like to Date When You're HIV Positive

It's not as bad as I thought.
Amahl S. Azwar
3.13.18
body image

What It's Like To Use Dating Apps As a Plus-Size Gay Man

The gay community IRL has a serious body shaming problem. But on dating apps, the discrimination is taken to new levels.
Tony DeCocco
2.27.18
LGBTQ

Gay Dating Apps Are Protecting Users Amid Egypt's LGBTQ Crackdown

How Grindr, Hornet, and Scruff are taking steps to protect users in countries where homosexuality is illegal.
Mike Miksche
10.26.17