Grindr app doco takes two students from Christchurch to Cannes

PROVIDED Screenshots of a student documentary, The Grind, selected at Cannes An R-18 documentary on gay men in Christchurch using the Grindr dating app won two students entry to the prestigious Cannes Film Festival. The eight-minute documentary, Milling, was the work of CPIT’s Bachelor of Broadcasting Communication students Annabelle Dick and Kyan Krumdieck. “We were trying to come up with …

New ‘Christian Tinder’ app seems to miss the point of religious dating

This week brought an update many might have predicted: Young Americans are less religious than ever, as about 35% of adult millennials identify as “non-religious,” according to the Pew Research Center. What does this mean for the dating scene? For religious millennials, that means they’re an increasingly rare breed, making dating in the mainstream a difficult balancing act. Collide is …

The “Sex free Tinder” app brings people together for spoons and hugs

The app says it wants to help people you “just want a hug” Cuddles: New app says it’s bringing people together for a ‘sexless spoon’ A new “sexless” app has been launched to find suitable people for spooning sessions. While some people are fortunate enough to enjoy an intimate spooning session with their partner, it seems others just can’t find …

Tinder application: the easy-to-win dating “game”

2013 Tinder Champion (Photo: File) Tinder is a new game for people with smartphones and faces. Well, it’s not technically a game; it’s sort of a dating app, but it behaves like a game, asks if you want to “keep playing” and generally seems to have positioned itself somewhere between Angry Birds and Grindr. The idea behind Tinder is that …

Tinder App for Hookups – Tinder Dating App Sex

When I was a young high school student, my friend and I grabbed an image from a quick Google search for “hot girl” and put it on JDate for a social experiment. The results may explain my cynical attitude towards dating as an adult: While chatting with various men, we misspelled easy words, made glaring grammar mistakes, made the Hot …