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sex and relationships

Bisexual Women Explain Why They Hate Being 'Unicorn Hunted' for Threesomes

As nonmonogamous dating and polyamory have become more popular, the practice of couples using dating apps to deceive women into being their mythical 'third' is on the rise.
Sophie Hemery
6.10.19
Dating

We Asked Critics To Fix This Sloppy Comedian's Dating Profile

“When women see the word ‘sex’ on a dating profile, it's automatic alarm bells.”
Graham Isador
2.26.19
Dating

It's Almost Never Worth Spending Money for a Dating App

If you want better matches—and more dates—on Tinder, Bumble or other apps, focus on your profile instead of upgrading to a paid version.
Molly Kay
7.9.18
LGBTQ

Are Gay Dating Apps Doing Enough to Respond to User Discrimination?

Some say it is high time that apps like Grindr changed their filter features.
Jon Shadel
2.13.18
Dating

What Online Dating Is Like When You’re Poly

It's all good until someone spots you on Bumble and assumes you're cheating on your partner.
Allison Tierney
1.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

White Supremacist Chris Cantwell Got Booted from His Favourite Dating Site

OkCupid is the latest tech company to cut ties with members of hate groups using their platforms.
Drew Schwartz
8.18.17
Comics!

'Libertarian Chicken,' Today's Comic by Ben Passmore

A cat hangs out with a chicken who won't get off its soapbox.
Ben Passmore
8.2.17
online dating

How Rejected Men Use Fake Tinder Profiles to Torment Women

Lack of security on dating apps put women disproportionately at risk.
Brent Holmes
5.25.17
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE

Swipe Right: These Guys Want to Help You Hack Your Dating Profile

And that message you received on Tinder might have been sent by a chatbot.
Natalie Shutler
2.6.17
tech

Meet the Woman Who Logged Every Detail of Every Date She Went on for Two Years

I assumed Carin Fishel would have discovered the secret to dating, so I called her for advice.
Julian Morgans
9.9.16
News

Why Doesn't the Trans Community Have a Proper Dating App Yet?

For cisgender people, it's easier than ever to hook up, date, or otherwise couple. For trans and the trans-experienced, things are much, much harder.
Raquel Willis
8.11.16
Stuff

Why I Wanted to Confront My Online Stalker

Ignoring him didn't work, so I wanted to call him out instead.
Manisha Krishnan
4.29.16
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