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“I’ve held onto Tinder because it’s used more internationally,” she says.
“I used to travel abroad alone for work a lot and would just get super bored.
The truth is, no app embodies the “necessary evil” aspect of swiping the way Tinder does.
Iliza Shlesinger, in her new Netflix special, , has a bit about online dating.“We didn't have to hide those facets of ourselves, and that made it easier—at least for me—to feel good about just getting to know him and figure out that we had a genuine connection.” Hinge may seem like it plays second-fiddle to the likes of Tinder, but it has a pretty elite user base (99 percent of its daters went to college, for example).Hinge’s CEO compared his app to Facebook, versus Tinder’s Myspace—sometimes for interface reasons (Hinge is aimed at the college-educated set) and sometimes for class reasons (much has been written on the ways dating app algorithms may favor white people).But then, “I woke up one day and decided I wanted to have a threesome, and that’s how I came to download Feeld,” she says.She noted that the app immediately felt easier than Tinder or Bumble.“None of the men seemed cute enough, and a lot of them were exactly as gross and Air-Drop-a-dick-pic-slimy as the stereotypes go,” she explains.Sick of typical dating but still wanting to take the guesswork out of meeting people, she started to feel like she had to settle.It describes itself as a place to “meet open-minded couples and singles near you,” making it the premiere app for unicorns and those who want a more openly kink-friendly app experience.While that may sound pretty niche, Veronica*, 35, who lives in Queens, says Feeld became her favorite dating app.And because, as we've established, the dating rigamarole kind of sucks in general, that means a lot of people have opinions about it.But you have to hand it to Tinder, they really did change the game (for better or worse).