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# online-dating - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Looking for love in lockdown? Facebook Dating has launched in Ireland

Facebook said Dating had been built with “safety, security and privacy at the forefront”.

# online-dating - Sunday 5 April, 2020

Poll: Would you ever go on a 'virtual date'? Online Dating This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you ever go on a 'virtual date'?

People have been told to stay at home, but that doesn’t mean they can’t still go on dates.

# online-dating - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Love in the time of coronavirus: Texting all day? Going out for dinner on Zoom?

Whether it’s long-term love or a casual date, people are still searching for romance during this time.

# online-dating - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Garda warning over 'romance scams' after victim loses €48,000 in just over a year

The online scammers convince victims that they have met their perfect match, before asking for money.

# online-dating - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

'I was shaking. I felt so lost and miserable': Sextortion victim on how online con made his life hell

A new TG4 documentary is examining the concept of online shaming.

# online-dating - Monday 8 October, 2018

Online dating scammer who tricked ‘vulnerable’ woman into giving him €18,950 gets suspended sentence

Alan Custy pleaded guilty to the scam and has repaid the money.

# online-dating - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Out of your league? Study shows most online daters seek more desirable mates

The majority of people in the analysed dating networks contact other people who are 25% more desirable than themselves.

# online-dating - Sunday 5 August, 2018

From The Daily Edge Just 8 thoughts you'll have while trying to find the love of your life on Tinder Tinder Turmoil

Just 8 thoughts you'll have while trying to find the love of your life on Tinder

‘Is that ANOTHER dick pic?’

# online-dating - Monday 18 June, 2018

Meath man convicted of raping woman he met on dating app

Gardaí arrested Martin Sherlock following a “sting” operation in which officers arranged to meet him as he was selling a phone through Done Deal.

# online-dating - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Creator of Tinder-style app for polygamists 'just wants to help' unmarried women

The app Ayo Poligami has attracted 56,000 users since its launch in April.

# online-dating - Monday 24 April, 2017

Poll: Have you tried online dating? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you tried online dating?

Your daily bite-sized ballot break.

# online-dating - Friday 14 April, 2017

Japan court upholds death sentence for 'black widow' who killed three boyfriends

Kanae Kijima killed the three men through carbon monoxide poisoning, by burning charcoal briquettes after giving them sleeping tablets.

# online-dating - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Catholic group fails to shut down 'immoral' infidelity dating site

The site called its court win a “victory of freedom of speech over religious bigotry”.

# online-dating - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Looking to meet people online? Then be a humble, "real" person

The authors found viewers judged people who were perceived as overly bragging about themselves, their looks, or their accomplishments as less trustworthy.

# online-dating - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Dating website apologises for calling red hair and freckles 'imperfections'

People were not happy with Match.com’s campaign.

# online-dating - Friday 1 April, 2016

Poll: Have you ever dated someone you met online? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you ever dated someone you met online?

Have you found love on the Internet? We want to know…

# online-dating - Thursday 10 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge This guy completely lost it over text when his Tinder date cancelled Online Dating

# online-dating - Saturday 6 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 facts of life if you met your other half online Plenty Of Fish

11 facts of life if you met your other half online

It’s the new ‘normal’.

# online-dating - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Founder of 'white people' dating site says he's not racist as he dated a black woman once Backlash This post contains videos

Founder of 'white people' dating site says he's not racist as he dated a black woman once

Where White People Meet has been causing controversy in the US.

# online-dating - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge The 17 greatest Tinder smackdowns of 2015 I'm Yelling Tinder

The 17 greatest Tinder smackdowns of 2015

“Is that Ryan in your picture?”

# online-dating - Sunday 20 December, 2015

It's very Irish to be ashamed if you don’t stumble upon love by some act of serendipity

“Actually admitting that we would be happier in a relationship seems to be an emotional hot potato,” says Rena Maycock.

# online-dating - Thursday 15 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge This woman wrote a book featuring all the morto messages she’s been sent on OK Cupid They Really Said This

# online-dating - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge This girl freaked a guy out on Tinder by informing him that women pee A Wee Problem

This girl freaked a guy out on Tinder by informing him that women pee

Dammit gals, our secret is out.

# online-dating - Monday 5 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge 11 times online dating was just the worst Not OK Cupid

11 times online dating was just the worst

Nooooooo.

# online-dating - Monday 3 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge This guy has taken his Tinder game to a whole new level of cringe Dear Tinderella

This guy has taken his Tinder game to a whole new level of cringe

Ground, swally us up.

# online-dating - Monday 27 July, 2015

'Fancy a ride?': People tell us why and how they use Tinder

Our readers talk hooking up, finding love and REALLY bad dates.

# online-dating - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

This man built a startup with zero funding and kept everything when it sold for $575 million

His dating site, Plenty of Fish, has been picked up by Match for a very tidy sum.

# online-dating - Saturday 11 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge 11 people who came on WAY too strong Cling Ons

11 people who came on WAY too strong

Grade A cling ons.

# online-dating - Monday 22 June, 2015

It's a jungle out there – how do you date successfully in modern Ireland?

The rules of engagement for dating, both in Ireland and around the world, have changed.

# online-dating - Sunday 24 May, 2015

A website that helps people find affairs has been hacked - along with personal information

Bad news if you’re cheating on your spouse.

# online-dating - Friday 15 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 mistakes Irish lads constantly make on Tinder Swipe Right

10 mistakes Irish lads constantly make on Tinder

Asking women if they’re “horny” :(

# online-dating - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 of the best burns ever dealt out on Tinder Shot Down

10 of the best burns ever dealt out on Tinder

It’s a jungle out there.

# online-dating - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 17 Tinder bios that will make you want to stay single forever Swipe Left

17 Tinder bios that will make you want to stay single forever

It’s a jungle out there.

# online-dating - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Dublin people think they're really sexy

A study found Dublin people are most likely on dating profiles to say they are sexy.

# online-dating - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Is your name one of the most attractive in online dating?

Is your name one of the most attractive in online dating?

Gimme dem swipes.

# online-dating - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Seek muscular male with quality rump? Irish bulls could soon be online dating

Unfortunately love will remain virtual, with no long walks or passionate moments in a field.

# online-dating - Thursday 8 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 struggles everyone who has tried online dating knows all too well Swipe Right

8 struggles everyone who has tried online dating knows all too well

Love is a battlefield.

# online-dating - Sunday 4 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Looking for love in 2015? Tonight could be your lucky night Oh What A Night

Looking for love in 2015? Tonight could be your lucky night

Tonight, January 4, is expected to be the biggest night for online dating sign-ups all year.

# online-dating - Thursday 1 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here's how Connect 4 could get you a date on Tinder Missed Connections

Here's how Connect 4 could get you a date on Tinder

YOUR TURN.

# online-dating - Monday 3 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge This Instagram account is collecting the absolute worst men on Tinder Bye Felipe
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