Dating apps thrive during pandemic. Top 5 hit $100m in monthly revenue

Global dating app usage continues growing during the pandemic, despite concerns that people would avoid meeting with strangers in times of isolation and lockdown. According to data presented by Finaria.it, the combined revenues of the top five dating apps globally hit $100 million in January. As the most-profitable dating app Tinder generated $64.6 million in revenue…

Two thirds of Brits embarrassed by websites they visit

A survey of 1,123 UK adults carried out by gadgets and technology e-tailer, LaptopsDirect.co.uk, found that 62% of Brits would be embarrassed if people knew about the last website or app they visited. The research revealed the websites which Brits are most embarrassed about visiting, with pornography sites not surprisingly topping the list (56%). In second…

Men twice as likely to share location data than women, claims report

Men are more willing to share their location data freely compared to women, according to a new survey from The Manifest, a business news and how-to website. Twice the number of men (35%) share their location with dating apps than women (16%). Men are typically less cautious about sharing their data on apps. The higher…