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New research from the Pew Research Center shows that in the past two years, the percentage of US adults who had used a dating app tripled.But that doesn't mean all dating apps are created equal.When you open it on your phone, you're greeted by a collection of other users with whom you've physically crossed paths with throughout your day.Download Happn (i OS, Android) Ok Cupid uses a comprehensive profile and a series of questions to determine what "percentage" you'll match with someone.Applause found that, in general, the most popular US dating apps trailed other apps in quality by 23 points (out of 100).That's a big difference, and perhaps indicates that people take out their dating woes on the apps they use.
It's more explicitly focused on just hooking up than most dating apps, though it has the option to "get date" or "get down." Download Down (i OS, Android) Tinder was the app that set off the dating app craze.It is definitely for a crowd that is more serious about finding a lasting partner.Download Match (i OS, Android) Lulu isn't a traditional dating app, but rather, a girls-only app that lets women rate men anonymously.It quickly became a smash hit, and recently sold a majority stake to a Chinese gaming company.
Download Grindr (i OS, Android) Zoosk recently had to lay off a third of its staff after being crushed in the market by apps like Tinder.In particular, Hinge, one of our favorites, did not fare well.