Internet dating app Tinder gains popularity among university students

Internet dating app Tinder gains popularity among university students

Lisa Aragona/Daily Bruin Senior Staff

By Amy Lee

There’s a unique types of swiping happening on campus that doesn’t include dining halls.

Predicated on a “hot or otherwise not” concept, Tinder is an on-line relationship app that matches people in the area by having users swipe directly to show interest or perhaps a swipe kept to reject. Since its inception 17 months ago, Tinder, as well as other internet dating apps such as for instance Grindr, Hinge and Twine, has received a presence that is growing university campuses.

Developed by USC alumni and co-founders Sean Rad and Justin Mateen, Tinder was launched at universities, beginning at their alma mater. Continue reading Internet dating app Tinder gains popularity among university students