As part of this new release, Tinder is also making some improvements in the areas where its user experience has been less-than-impressive. Farmers Only. That could be anything from trying out the new Thai place down the block to hiking a famous mountain, or even signing up for a salsa class with someone. Mobile dating began to take shape in You and two friends meet up with another group of three people. Like many other apps on this list, your potential matches are based on your Facebook connections. According to The San Francisco Chronicle in"Mobile dating is the next big leap in online socializing.
IAC would likely love to own Tinder outright, as would others, but at this point the startup is resolved to stay independent, and go public rather than sell.
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