Dating apps make forming connections that are meaningful hard

Dating apps make forming connections that are meaningful hard

A UMD student swipes through prospective matches in the dating application Tinder.

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Internet dating has always seemed strange in my opinion. As an individual who didn’t obtain a smartphone I met and got to know in school until I started college, my romantic relationships were always with people. With apps like Tinder and Hinge, all dating essentially becomes rate dating — even if you’re just pursuing one individual at the same time, it is most likely the person you’re following continues to be speaking with numerous individuals.

A brand new dating app exclusive to University of Maryland students, called TerpMatch, makes it much simpler to date individuals you know to varying degrees. Continue reading “Dating apps make forming connections that are meaningful hard”