Tinder now has 4.1M paying users, expects $800M in revenue this year

Facebook Dating is no challenger to Tinder-owner Match Group (NASDAQ: MTCH), which posted third-quarter earnings per share of 44 cents on Tuesday. The company, which owns several brands of internet dating services, including Tinder, Hinge, Ok Cupid and PlentyOfFish, surpassed analyst’s forecasted revenue of $437 million, reporting Q3 revenue of…

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A Bizarre 1940s Psychology Experiment Inspired One Of The Most Popular Apps In The World

It’s no secret that dating apps like Tinder have an addictive quality. Users can spend hours swiping right, swiping left just to feel the rush of dopamine and the sense of validation that comes with a match – in fact, one study found that roughly half of millennials use dating apps to swipe…

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