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A file photo of a DNA double helix in an undated artist's illustration released by the National Human Genome Research Institute to Reuters

A Harvard geneticist is creating a dating app that matches users based on DNA, and people are worried it’s eugenics

Harvard geneticist George Church said his dating app concept could prevent genetic disease, but critics say the concept is discriminatory.
Andrew Wang created a Twitter account dedicated to his homemade tortellini to win over a girl on Tinder.

A 21-year-old won over his Tinder match by making a Twitter account just to show her his homemade pasta

Since Tinder doesn't allow users to send pictures to each other on the app, Andrew Wang told Insider he had "no choice but to make a Twitter account."

Forget ‘opposites attract’ — these are the common traits most likely to net you a match on a dating app

Similarities in educational background, religion, and even initials can make a match more likely, according to a new study.

Have a secret crush? Facebook is offering to be your wingman with Dating feature launched in Singapore and Malaysia

You can indicate secret interest in up to 9 of your Facebook friends - and that's on top of the strangers you are matched with.
Going to the movies used to be easier.

15 ways life was better 50 years ago

Technology hasn't made everything easier. Fifty years ago, it was easier to get through airport security, and it was cheaper to go to the movies.
Ervin Jackson and Chentel Dancer.

Police arrested a duo for allegedly used a dating website to attract men and rob them

Police in San Antonio arrested a duo they say used the online dating service PlentyofFish to lure dates and rob them.
Almost 84% of millennials prefer to find love in real life, according to a 2018 survey by The Tylt.

21 people reveal why they don’t use dating apps — and how they meet people instead

People have various reasons for not using dating apps, from saying they're a waste of time to preferring natural, in-person chemistry.
Mandy Ginsberg, Match Group CEO.

IGNITION 2018: Hear from Match CEO Mandy Ginsberg on the $12 billion online dating market that she’s tasked with defending from Facebook and Bum...

Hear from Match CEO Mandy Ginsberg at IGNITION as she discusses critical threats and opportunities in the immense online dating market.
The dating app Toffee is expanding.

A dating app just for people who went to private school is launching on Android

The dating app Toffee, which caters exclusively to the privately educated, is coming to Android in September. It is also expanding globally, despite the widespread criticism that it's elitist.
London's 10 most eligible singles, according to dating app Hinge.

The 10 most eligible singles of 2018 in London, according to the dating app Hinge

Dating app Hinge has released its list of London's 10 Most Eligible of 2018, based on the 10 people between the ages of 25 and 30 who receive the most 'likes' on the app, and it turns out their interests range from memes to McDonald's.