online dating

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This Dating Service Will Flirt for You, But It Will Cost You

For a hefty price, they’ll build your profile, and even flirt on your behalf. VICE News tested out the service.
Caroline Pahl
Evan McMorris-Santoro
8.3.19
relationships

Tinder Used to Expose Queer Travelers to Danger—Now It's Trying to Stop

The app is adding the feature to nearly 70 countries.
Anna Iovine
7.24.19
food news

Man Freaks Out in Bagel Shop Because Women on Dating Sites Don’t Like Short Guys

"Why is it OK for women to say 'Oh, you're five feet [tall]' on dating sites? 'You should be dead,' that's OK???"
Jelisa Castrodale
7.10.19
Culture

Having Sex at Music Festivals Is a Terrible Idea

Tinder is out here still trying to get you laid when you're surrounded by people passed out in their own molly vomit.
Alex Zaragoza
5.2.19
Dating

I Asked Critics How to Fix My Friend's Sloppy Dating Profile

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

Tinder-Style App Now Ensures Dairy Cows Are Having More Sex Than You

If only online dating was this wholesome for humans.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.13.19
Dating

I Took a Tinder Date to My Office Holiday Party

I figured that if he was the kind of person who’d agree to a first date at a stranger’s company holiday party, he was the kind of person that I’d get along with.
Dana Hamilton
12.21.18
Trump

The ‘Donald Daters’ Trump Dating App Exposed Its Users’ Data

On Monday, Donald Dating received a wave of media coverage from outlets such as Fox News. It didn’t take long for a security researcher to find the app’s exposed database.
Joseph Cox
Jason Koebler
10.15.18
Culture

This Instagram Shames Men for Being Absolute Monsters on Dating Apps

'Bye Felipe' empowers women to hold men accountable for online harassment—and trolls them right back.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
9.27.18
relationships

These Are the Lies People Tell Each Other Most Often on Dating Apps

All of them could be categorized into one of two distinct types.
David Markowitz
8.24.18
Internet

As My Family Tried to Arrange My Marriage, I Was Secretly Swiping on Tinder

My parents, unaware that I already had a dating profile of my own, signed me up for an online matchmaking service—similar, in a sense, to Tinder, but with far different expectations.
Mithila Phadke
6.18.18
Broadly

As a Trans Woman, Our Obsession With Labels Feels Limiting—Not Liberating

I’m trans, HIV positive, and I don’t seek to fit into a single gender binary. But my simple desire to land a date on a dating app is often lost in the terms I'm expected to use.
Juno Roche
6.18.18
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