Online Life

Why Brands Should Look at Tinder, Twitch, Vero and Other Niche Social Networks

There's nothing wrong with being the big fish in a smaller social pond.<p>Americans are getting further away from traditional forms of broadcast media. More than 10% of the U.S. population have never subscribed to a cable or satellite television service. Meanwhile, the number of Americans moving on …

Tinder

I asked my Mum to talk to my Tinder matches and this is what happened

On Friday night, my love life sank to new depths when I got dumped by a guy who wasn't my boyfriend. Don't ask me how it happened because it's still too raw. I'm a decent person. I replace the toilet roll when it runs out in the flat. I always wait for the loud part in the movie before opening my …

Relationships

Congress Must Step In to Save Net Neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission, led by Trump’s hand-picked chairman, has voted to undo our hard-won net neutrality protections. This means …

Net Neutrality

Why Are Trans People Being Banned From Tinder?

The dating app won’t really explain why it keeps happening.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>A number of trans people have come forward with complaints that their Tinder accounts have been suspended or banned without reason.<p>Recently, YouTuber Kat Blaque brought attention to the issue with …

Tinder

Magid: An HP laptop that’s also a tablet and doesn’t weigh you down

I was at the Wall Street Journal’s All Things Digital conference in June 2010 when Steve Jobs said “When we were an agrarian nation, all cars were …

Laptops

January 7, 2018 Will Be Online Dating's Busiest Day of The Year, So Here's How To Have Better Conversations With Your Matches

As 2017 comes to an end and we look toward 2018, hoping that it will be better, many people may be examining their relationship. Or, if they're not …

Relationships

'Empires of EVE' Creator's New Podcast Tells Online Gaming's Lost Stories

'The Secret Lives of Virtual Worlds' aims to bring to life the personal histories of online communities.<p>Strange things happen in the world of online games. Guilds appear from nowhere, perform gameworld changing events, and then recede back into nothing. Glitches are discovered, exploited, and …

Podcasting

Online shopping for procrastinators

There are just a few more days until Christmas, but don’t panic if you haven’t purchased all the gifts you need yet. Consumer Reports says online …

Portland, OR

If You Run Out Of Swipes On Dating Apps, Here Are 5 Things To Do Instead

If you ask me, dating apps are the real MVP. They're there for you when you're bored, lonely, horny, drunk, or all of the above. They make it …

Relationships

Building A Rock Star Culture Within A Remote Online Business

Building an internal rock star culture is vital to the long-term success and growth of any business.<p>While this can be hard to achieve with a physical in-person workplace, the challenges become exacerbated when you have a remote team scattered around the world. Despite the challenges, it’s arguably …

Management

Sentencing adjourned in Tinder sexual assault case

The sentencing of a 36-year-old man who was found guilty of sexually assaulting a woman he met via the Tinder app, has been adjourned until next year.<p>…

Crime

The inability of Ajit Pai and Republican FCC commissioners to make a fact-based case for repeal of popular net neutrality rules will be a problem for GOP

3:20 PM ET, December 14, 2017<p><b>Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr. to retire as New York Times publisher on Dec. 31 but remain as chairman, as his son, Arthur G.</b> …

Ajit Pai

UPS Can’t Keep Up With All That Online Shopping

United Parcel Service Inc. delays got worse last week as the world’s biggest package delivery company struggled to cope with a surge in online …

eCommerce

Without Net Neutrality, News Organizations Could Pay the Price

<i>This article previously appeared in the Medium publication of the Global Editors Network, and is cross-posted with permission.</i><p>The never-ending debate …

Net Neutrality

Dating 5 warning signs that you are not doing things right when internet dating.

1. Your profile has not been viewed<p>If your profile has not been viewed you are definitely doing something wrong!<p>In the first couple of weeks of …

Relationships

Tinder’s Super Likeable Feature Is Helping You Swipe Right on Better Matches

The world of dating apps is so constantly in flux that if you blink, you could quite easily miss a major development. New platforms are introduced all the time, and existing platforms are regularly innovating (have you seen this video feature on Coffee Meets Bagel?) to ensure that singles …

Tinder

Ranked: The big banks with the best online banking service in Europe - BBVA beats Barclays and Lloyds

UK retail banks are falling behind their counterparts on the continent when it comes to their online banking services, new research indicates.<p>Spanish …

Banking

Owens Realty declares $0.10 dividend

Owens Realty (NYSEMKT:ORM) declares $0.10/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.<p>Forward yield 2.5%<p>Payable Jan. 12; for shareholders of …

Business

Online Dating Site – Simple Tips to Impress Your Potential Partner

Thanks to the Internet finding a like-minded partner has become a lot simpler process these days. There are several free online dating sites …

Psychology

Best Credit Cards

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Personal Finance

NatWest Bank spat prompts web security changes

<b>NatWest Bank says it will enhance the security of its website, following a spat with security experts who spotted a vulnerability.</b><p>Several researchers had asked why some banks used encrypted HTTPS connections for online banking, but not on their main customer-facing websites.<p>When security expert …

Information Security

Why Online Dating Sites Hold Such an Importance in Today’s World!

Today, in this rapidly modernizing world where we like to do each and everything online whether it is shopping, communicating, enhancing our …

Psychology

Protecting Students’ Online Privacy: An FTC & ED Joint Workshop on EdTech

Katherine E. ArmstrongSarah L. PheasantJurisdiction: All FederalType of Law: Communications, Media & InternetPublic Education & Services

Law

This College Student Used Tinder To Sell A Lamp And Dudes Sent Her The Weirdest Messages

What a ~bright~ idea.

Tinder

New online banking scam this festive season

Banking customers advised to be careful during the festive season.<p>A new banking scam whereby fraudsters remotely take control of your PC over the …

Banking

Plenty of Fish adds new conversation features to differentiate itself from Tinder

Match Group, which houses a large portfolio of dating app brands – including most notably, Tinder, Match, and OKCupid – is prepping a notable upgrade to one of its older brands: Plenty of Fish. The dating service, often dubbed ‘POF’ by its users, was founded in 2003 then sold to Match Group in 2015 …

Technology

New Tinder feature a game changer

Introduced in a blogpost, ‘Feed’ will not only let you know when you make new matches, but also show you updates of any of your matches’ activity on …

Tinder

Turns out you can sell your lamp on Tinder. You just have to watch out for ghosting.

Sometimes when you're bored, an amazing idea just hits you and you instantly become wealthier in the most unexpected way. It usually has to do with …

Relationships

Tinder is on Its Way to Becoming Facebook for Dating

By adding a Feed.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Apps<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>“Welcome to the world beyond the …

Facebook

A Guide to Online Dating

Free Website Content » Society » Dating Articles<p>If you have never been to online dating, you must take following steps to find your soulmate now<p>Given …

Relationships