The never-ending search for true love has helped the top dating apps generate more than 0 million in revenue so far this year, according to Newzoo’s Global App Intelligence.Tinder, the spark that set the industry alight, remains its brightest star.
It uncovered the shocking: Los Angeles is the top city in the world for Tinder users to Passport into (and you all pretend you can’t stand us ... Surely the Spaniards are laughing right now, over their croquetas de jamón.
It highlighted the things that bring us together, like Drake, pizza and sitcoms from the early 2000s: Perhaps what it teaches us most of all, is that we are one world, with many quirks—some in common, some not—ever-curious to find out what’s around the bend.
With so many places to begin, it’s the bios that Doreen harps on.
We start with B, a green-eyed, greasy-haired dreamboat in a motorcycle jacket. But Doreen would toss this Noah Centineo-level heartthrob left. As Doreen puts it, B’s bio is evidence that he’s not looking for a relationship, which I am. Distracted by his Elvis-like hair, I failed to recognize that all B wants his matches to know about him is that he’s never going to stop doing what we see him doing in his pictures: traveling to desolate mountain ranges and cuddling with pitbulls.
I’m hesitant to respond, because it seems like a copy-and-paste kind of line. Ruth — as evidence, Doreen suggests that L is trying to see if I have a sense of humor, too.
You can’t put a price on love, but you can certainly put a revenue figure on the mobile dating industry.Having revolutionized the dating game with its now ubiquitous swiping mechanics, it’s no big surprise to see it dominate on i OS.On a global stage, however, it is under threat by Badoo, which is currently topping the charts on Android. Avocados make their way into the hearts and stomachs of citizens around the world. The Year in Swipe uncovered many things about the world we live in. What they say is true: If you want to know a generation’s true character, give them Tinder. The data don’t lie—this is one good-looking planet, full of pizza vibes and possibility.What if all these guys are vampires — not the sexy kind — who want to suck the remaining hope out of my heart? She has also provided empowering wisdom and a mountain of tissues.