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  • Technology has completely changed the way we date
  • Technology has completely changed the way we date
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What comes after Tinder?

Tech can’t change the way we love (yet), but it has changed the way we date. Globally, 91 million people use dating apps, with Tinder boasting 50 million users. But swiping has become boring. So what’s filling the gaps in the market? And how do people want to find love in 2015 and beyond?

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Technology can’t change the way we love (yet), but it can change the way we date. Online dating has gone from being shameful to trendy in a matter of years. There are currently 91 million dating app users worldwide, two-thirds of whom are men, with 70% aged between 16 and 34. [1]

Tinder revolutionised the market when it burst on to the scene in 2012. The app now boasts an estimated 50 million users and has made over a billion matches. [2] But if there’s one thing to learn from the rise of one-click wonders, ...

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