Month: September 2014

Sun Tzu and the Art of Dating

Surprising at it might seem, Tinder does not come naturally to me. Indeed for anyone past forty (cynics would say 25) the computer game analogy is meaningless. I still dream of PacMan, a game that managed to be both cute…

Tinder and the illusion of real life

One of the USPs of Tinder, espoused by its founder, is that the dating experience it offers is ‘like real life but better.’ That does not sound like an inspired piece of marketing to me. I have no idea what…

Tinder Live: A commentary of sorts

Today we have a treat. I am going to Tinder live for you. Saturday morning, London time and there’s a good chance quite a few Tinderellos have woken up and thought, “Why is there no woman here to suck my…

Tinder 6: The guy who got horny very quickly

Mostly, you swipe left. Sometimes you swipe right with reservation. Occasionally, you swipe right and hope they deliver the guy to your door. Josh fell into the latter category. There was something about him that resonated immediately.  He was easy…