The mobile dating industry has taken off. There are now apps catering to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, queer and trans communities, as well as those marketed to hookups, relationships and even marriage. Women, too, have had plenty to be pleased about in the industry recently. Whitney Wolfe, the co-founder of Tinder who left after filing a sexual harassment case, has now launched Bumble, which gives women — and only women — the power to choose potential suitors. Tell me why.
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Online dating is going mainstream. The study is based on a survey of 2, U. Young adults are leading the surge in online dating, with usage among to year-olds almost tripling since Pew's online dating study. Aaron Smith, author of the report, told NPR that mobile apps' appeal lies in their simplicity and " game-ified way of engaging with other people. Online dating is a big market. Here in the U. Match, whose portfolio includes OkCupid, Tinder and Match.
Forecast: U.S. mobile dating market revenue 2009-2017