Badoo

The universities with the most right-swiped students on dating app Badoo

Freshers week is just around the corner and if you’re heading off to university next month, you may well be curious as to the state of the dating …

Lifestyle (UK)

How and when you should ask your new partner to delete their dating apps

Somehow you've navigated the dating world effectively enough to find someone you like who isn't stashing, breadcrumbing, or ghosting you— congratulations. But don't expect everything to be plain sailing from here.<p>Liking each other enough is the first hurdle, but it can still be tricky to work out …

Relationships

The best dating apps to use right now

Hooking up and falling in love has never been so futuristic and convenient, but the runners and riders change constantly. Which dating apps are still …

Apps

Bumble's Whitney Wolfe Herd Swiped Right To A $230 Million Fortune

Some users of Bumble, Whitney Wolfe Herd’s dating app, are lucky enough to swipe right and find love, a new friend or a job opportunity. Wolfe Herd, though, may be the luckiest of all: The app, which <i>Forbes</i> values at $1 billion, has brought its 29-year-old founder a $230 million fortune. While Wolfe …

Wolfe

More than 60% of women prefer to pay for the first date, study finds

Paying on a date can be confusing thanks to archaic gender stereotypes, a considerable wage gap, and general confusion about the modern dating …

Relationships

Tinder adds GIF-like video loops to spice up your dating profile

If you're a dating app regular, you know that a photo only says so much about yourself. But do you really want to go to the trouble of recording a whole video for people who could swipe left before you've even spoken a word? Tinder thinks there's a better balance between the two. It's launching a …

Apps

More Women Say They Should Pick Up The Check On First Dates

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —</b> Times have certainly changed when it comes to dating, but the question is who should pick up the bill on a first date.<p>A new …

Great Britain

Would You Pay On The First Date? A New Study Suggests There's A Shift In Dating Culture

It sparked a national debate on last year's <i>Love Island</i> when Camilla Thurlow said she preferred to split the bill on first dates due to her feminist …

Relationships

Love Island star Hayley Hughes reveals mum saved her from abusive thug dad

LOVE Island star Hayley Hughes has revealed how her mum Nichola shielded her from her abusive dad.<p>The 21-year-old reality TV contestant, who exited …

Celebrity (UK)

Orange Soda 20.06.18

What an interesting week, Orange Soda are back with special guest Jon Bass.<p>This week, we've been talking about Beyonce and Jay-Z aka The Carters new …

Love Island

5 Tips Marketers Can Glean From Hemingway to Improve Their Storytelling Strategy

Why do so many brands botch their storytelling? Stories are a powerful tool. By making us feel something—not just think something—they make …

Advertising Industry

Dating app Badoo prepares to ditch the swipe feature after users label it 'shallow'

A leading dating app is set to remove its swiping function after new research revealed 68 per cent of Brits aged 18-30 think it’s a shallow way of …

Apps

Dating site Match launches Lara, an artificial intelligence-powered chatbot that lives inside Google Assistant

Global market leader Match has teamed up with Google to launch its dating chatbot Lara across the Google Assistant network, after a successful run in …

Lifestyle (UK)

Badoo plans to drop the swipe from its dating app as it tests live video broadcasts

Is it time to swipe left on the swipe? Badoo, a UK-based dating app with some 388 million users globally — whose majority-owned app Bumble is currently being sued by Tinder in part for its use of swiping — says that it will be removing the gesture from its own app as a way to let users browse …

Apps

Dating app Badoo is swiping left on its swipe feature, in favour of live video streaming between users

Popular dating app Badoo is going to remove its traditional swiping feature and replace it with video streaming Badoo Live, in an attempt to …

Apps

This Dating App's Lookalikes Feature Is Actually Super Creepy

As a single millennial on the internet, I've been around the dating app block. While I've long-since given up on them, occasionally I give in and …

Apps

Julks' Home Run Propels Bandits to 2-1 Victory

Cedar Rapids scored their only run of the night off of reliever Leovanny Rodriguez in the eighth. Akil Badoo drew a one out walk and then moved to …

Cedar Rapids

Man convicted of raping woman he met on dating app

He then stole the woman’s phone as he left her house, a court was told.

Crime

Whitney Wolfe Herd doesn’t care what she’s supposed to do

It’s 4:55pm Central Time on a Tuesday at Bumble headquarters in Austin, Texas. Whitney Wolfe Herd, the 28-year-old founder and CEO of the woman-led dating app is showing me around the nearly four-year-old startup’s office before we sit down to talk.<p>Our first stop is the standard startup watering …

Apps

SEMrush Study: Everything You Wanted To Know About Online Dating Websites

With spring in the air, SEMrush decided to collect and analyze data to discover the most popular dating websites, both in terms of the amount of …

Online Dating

Who tops the list of sexiest job

3 weeks ago<p>Dating app Badoo combed through local users’ data to find the sexiest jobs. Women most want to date bartenders and photographers, beating …

Top 10

Dating app reveals the sexiest jobs

Do you have the right résumé for finding … love?<p>Dating app Badoo combed through local users’ data to find the sexiest jobs. Women most want to date …

Top 10

These are the most attractive UK regions, according to the world’s largest dating app

Badoo, the world’s largest dating app, has revealed the most successful regions in the UK when it comes to dating.<p>Analysing their UK database, the …

Northern Ireland

A quarter of millennials are looking to date someone significantly older than them — here's why

• <b>Many millennials are looking for someone significantly older on dating sites, according to Badoo.</b>• <b><br>Over a quarter of 18 to 24-year-olds said they would</b> …

Relationships

A quarter of millennials are looking to date someone significantly older than them

Everyone's heard the rule that you can only date someone younger than you if they are "half your age plus seven."<p>If the results of a recent survey are anything to go by, this rule has been well and truly thrown in the garbage.<p>According to research from the world's largest dating app Badoo, many …

Social Sciences

Badoo adds Live Video chat to its dating apps

European dating giant Badoo has added a live video chat feature to its apps, giving users the chance to talk face-to-face with matches from the comfort of their own home — and even before agreeing to go out on a first date.<p>It’s claiming it’s the first dating app service to add a live video feature, …

Apps

Londoners are more afraid of commitment, dating experts reveal

Smartphone dating apps and work pressures are causing more Londoners to avoid committing to relationships than singles elsewhere in the UK, according …

Relationships

Are you a midlife dating app addict?

Recently, I was talking to my friend Jo about her life as a 40-something singleton. Her marriage broke up two years ago – since then, she cheerfully admitted, she has become an online dating obsessive: “I’m now signed up to so many apps, I can barely remember which ones I’m on.”<p>She listed them; …

Relationships

A Large Percentage Of Millennials Are Willing To Date Someone Older

Long Story Short<p>Cougars, silver foxes, vixens — whatever you want to call 'em, millennials love 'em (apparently).<p>Long Story<p>Do you have an age that's an absolute cut-off for what you'd date? Many people use the half my age plus seven rule, but that's archaic and based on nothing anyways. For over a …

Relationships

Singles say people with these hands-on jobs are the sexiest

Chefs, hairdressers and nurses who work with their hands are among the most attractive jobs, a dating study finds<p>Singles love someone who’s good with …

Money