Skip navigation! Story from Best Apps. Tinder has been called the harbinger of the hookup-fueled "dating apocalypse. And as for Tinder, sure, it can be used for swiftly finding a one-night stand, but there are plenty of other apps that are better suited for that task. If your life is too busy to squeeze in the time-consuming intricacies of a longer-term relationship, or you're just looking for a little low-stakes fun tonight, you need a quick, surefire way to find a quality fling.
There are numerous dating apps and websites available on the Internet for both men and women. You can use these apps for finding casual encounters or one-night stands. Your life is probably too full and busy. There were dance clubs, and bars that worked just fine a few decades ago.
In an outbreak of hepatitis A among men who have sex with men MSM in Berlin and , patients frequently reported anonymous sex and use of dating applications to meet sexual contacts, hampering tracing and vaccination of contacts. Our objective was to evaluate dating apps and websites as a means of spreading prevention messages among MSM during the ongoing outbreak. Advertisements in different formats were placed on three MSM dating apps and eight websites for anonymous dating during three weeks in March and April We calculated frequency of ads shown and click-through rates CTR and investigated the independent effect of format and platform on the number of clicks using a negative binomial regression model.
Could an app be the future of sexual education? That's what the recent University of Tennessee graduates, who are the driving force behind sexual education app Hookup , are hoping. Launching in November of this year, the app will provide a platform for teens to ask questions anonymously, getting responses from experts and volunteers. According to their website there will also be games, how-to videos, information on nearby clinics, and a place to share stories about different sexual experiences.