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Finding Love On Tinder Is Now 41k; App Launches VIP Subscription Plan

Famous dating app Tinder recently launched its VIP subscription plan for those willing to pay to find love. With this upgraded plan at ₹41,000  ($499), one can have exclusive searches and matching features to find partners. Tinder Select subscribers can now message people they haven't matched with, prioritised "most sought-after" user's profiles. However, the plan is only available to less than 1% of Tinder users, considered "extremely active… read-more

Wed, 27 Sep 2023 - 10:28 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Tinder, Lifestyle, US Dating App, Find Love, Expensive Love, Premium Subscription

Courtesy: India Today


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Man Finds Sister On Dating App 'Tinder' During Rakshabandhan

A man used the dating app, "Tinder," to find a sister to spend Rakshabandhan with someone because he didn't have a sibling. After thanking Tinder for finding him his need, he mentioned that he plans to spend Rakshabandhan this year with his two sisters, whom he met through… read-more

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 03:53 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Tinder, Rakshabandhan, sister, Dating App, festival


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Google To Enable Alternative Payment Options Temporarily For Match Apps

Match Group Inc announced Google will temporarily enable the company to give consumers a variety of payment systems. Match filed a lawsuit against Google in May, calling it a "last resort" to keep Tinder and its other applications on the Google Play store. By June 1, Google said it will stop allowing people to download certain of Match's applications if they exclusively used Google's payment system and shared revenue. 

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 07:10 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Google, Tinder, match group, payment, Play Store

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Virtual Blind Date-Tinder

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Tinder Introduces New Feature To Go On Virtual ‘Blind Dates'

Tinder is bringing back the idea of the “blind date” through a new Fast Chat in-app feature. The feature will allow the users to interact and chat before they can view each others’ profiles and pictures. It will help users to connect faster through fun innovative prompts and games. The users will have to answer a short series of icebreaker questions and be paired with one another based on commonalities.

Sat, 12 Feb 2022 - 05:48 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: art & culture, Tinder, blind date, New feature, Valentine's Day

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Jim Lanzone, CEO of Yahoo

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Newly Acquired Yahoo Appoints Tinder Head Jim Lanzone As CEO

Jim Lanzone, who used to be the head of dating app Tinder has been announced as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Yahoo. Reportedly, this decision came days after Apollo Global Management Inc completely acquired Verizon Media for a whopping deal of $5 billion. Besides, Apollo is planning to grow its services to offer Yahoo finance & Yahoo  Sports and is focusing on advertising & e-commerce platforms.

Sat, 11 Sep 2021 - 07:15 PM / by Athira Chandran

Tags: Tinder, business, Yahoo, New CEO, Technology, Dating App, media

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Tinder Allows Users To Block People In Their Phone's Contact List

American online dating app Tinder has allowed the users to block their exes, friends, colleagues, family members, or anyone else in their contact list before-hand. Reportedly, the users can now access the feature from their settings, under the ‘Block Contacts’ menu, where they could mark the contact which they want to block. However, the blocked contacts will not be notified that they have been blocked.

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 05:33 PM / by Sahil Quadir

Tags: Tinder, account blocked, Dating App, feature

Courtesy: Gadgets 360

Bumble CEO Whitney Wolfe Herd.

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Dating App Bumble's CEO Whitney Herd Becomes Rare Female Billionaire

Dating app Bumble's founder and CEO Whitney Wolfe Herd, with $1.5 billion net worth, has listed herself as self-made female billionaire at the age of 31. Whitney's wealth spiked after Bumble’s stocks soared 67% in its trading debut in New York on February 11. The former Tinder associate had founded Bumble in 2014 where women get to make the first move. "Hopefully this will not be rare headline,” she said.

Fri, 12 Feb 2021 - 12:32 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Dating App, Bumble, Tinder, Whitney Wolfe Herd, New York

Courtesy: The Indian Express