FROM THE WEB: The Impact Of Mobile Apps On Modern Dating


The online dating industry is fast becoming dominated by smartphones and mobile technology, catalysed by the modern day need to form relationships simply, quickly and virtually.

And with the growing reliance on mobile apps to help someone find love ceasing to end, many of the old-fashioned dating experiences are facing a rapid extinction.

As part of Vice’s Love Industries series, Slutever’s Karley Sciortino travels around the world to explore the many ways that mobile dating apps have replaced the more traditional ways of finding love.

Throughout the episode, Sciortino speaks to a number of the dating industry’s key innovators, to find out their views on the growing “commercialisation of love”.

The video also looks at the many advantages of mobile dating apps, including the positive development the mobile revolution is having on gay communities around the world.

Watch the full video here.