Whatever the equivalent of carpal tunnel syndrome is for thumbs, sometimes the repetitiveness of swiping the same pool of people on apps like Tinder can hurt. Whether you're a canine lover or a wannabe astrologer, there's room to roam free on these eight new apps, ahead.
And the answer is yes, they've just downloaded a different app.
The meet-cute app is designed to help people offer up tasks that they'd like to do with other people, including museum nights, comedy hours, and cocktail meet-ups in your area.
There's also a nifty interactive Date Map that lets you track who is else is vibing in the area and wants to chat/get tacos/hang out at a cafe. Tastebuds gives you the option of adding your favorite artists and easy messaging to schedule listening parties for new releases.
The app also operates on a series of questions, though the prompts read more like icebreakers (they're designed to sound like first-date bar questions).
Beats thinking up prompts like "Sexy is..." on your own time!
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It's a humbling experience to be on the other end, and we have to give it up to the app for their new "no ghosting" rule, which deletes an interaction if your guy hasn't replied to your initial message within 24 hours.
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crop=1xw:1.0xh;center,top&resize=768:*" /The dogpark of online apps is Tindog, a new way to judge people (JK) based on their preference for dogs (little dogs v. Big perk here is you don't have to weed out the "dog people" as you do on Tinder, but instead have a sea of fellow canine lovers in your area to go on dark park dates with.
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