, Tinder is the harbinger of today's hookup-fueled "dating apocalypse." But the truth of the matter is, hooking up isn't anything new (and may in fact be hardwired into our genetics).
And as for Tinder, sure, it can be used for swiftly finding a one-night stand, but there are If your life is too busy to squeeze in the time-consuming intricacies of a longer-term relationship, or you're just looking for a little low-stakes fun tonight, you need a quick, surefire way to find a quality fling.
Casualx For those who feel like they encounter too many relationship-minded people on Tinder, Casualx is billing itself as the answer.
The app's bold slogan is "Tinder minus marriage-minded daters." Given Casualx's more risqué selling point, there are additional safety features built in, such as a pattern lock that only you know the sequence to unlock.
That's where self-explanatory website Just Ask Me Out comes in.
It takes the small talk out of the matching equation and gets you straight to the 'yay' or 'nay' of fixing a date.
If your life is too busy to squeeze in the time-consuming intricacies of a longer-term relationship, or you're just looking for a little low-stakes fun, you need a quick, surefire way to find a quality fling.
Dance clubs and dive bars may have worked in the '90s, but now, even if you’re out, your phone is a much easier way to find someone to "Netflix and chill" with (especially someone you won’t regret tomorrow).
' chat, and finally arranging to meet up, it's not uncommon for one or both parties to lose interest along the way.
Unlike most other apps that have you log in through Facebook, Beacon has you log in with your Twitter account.
You can create "events" — see if others want to meet up for a drink or pool for a Lyft — and then either limit the invite to mutual Twitter followers or make it public.
No longer is it considered sad or weird to say you first met your partner digitally, a shift to the mainstream largely down to the success of one app: Tinder.
Launched back in 2012, it burned into the spotlight and never swiped back, becoming a fixture on Home screens all over the world.