27th March 2015
Hacker tricks straight guys on Tinder into flirting with eachother 9
2:59 PM — A computer programmer has designed an exploit to that uses hook-up app Tinder to trick straight men into flirting with eachother.
23rd March 2015
Wife asks internet for help after finding husband on Grindr 43
2:54 PM — A mother has asked for help on Mumsnet - after catching her husband using a gay hookup app.
15th March 2015
This app helps you pee, and 6 other stories you might have missed 1
7:44 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
11th March 2015
DC Comics superhero to join Grindr 24
6:03 PM — A DC Comics superhero is set to join Grindr is an upcoming comic book.
9th March 2015
This iPhone app could help solve a real problem for transgender people 13
1:05 PM — An iPhone app has been created to provide a network of toilets where transgender, intersex and gender nonconforming individuals are free to pee in peace.
2nd March 2015
Tinder’s premium service will charge older people more 28
4:12 PM — Tinder has announced plans for a new premium service - which will charge a higher subscription to people who are over the age of 28.
25th February 2015
Watch: Conan O’Brien joins Grindr 4
3:17 PM — TV host Conan O'Brien has signed up to gay hook-up app Grindr.
16th February 2015
Uber customer: Drivers gave me a low rating because I’m gay 17
10:14 AM — An Uber customer from London has said drivers from the cab firm Uber have given him a bad rating because he is gay.
11th February 2015
Madonna joins Grindr to chat to fans 27
11:51 AM — Madonna is set to join gay hookup app Grindr... to chat to a few lucky fans.
7th February 2015
Meet the iPhone app that could test you for HIV in 15 minutes 5
3:50 PM — Researches have developed an iPhone app and dongle that can test people for HIV and syphilis - and get results within 15 minutes.
22nd January 2015
WATCH: What would it be like if guys acted the same in real life as they do on gay apps? 10
1:11 PM — Gay dating app Jack'd, has released a video which comically asks the question of what it would be like if guys acted the way they do on gay apps.
5th January 2015
Grindr is ‘fuelling’ spread of STIs, charity warns 23
5:30 PM — A charity has warned that hookup apps including Tinder and Grindr are fuelling a boom in sexually transmitted infections.
10th December 2014
Grindr users name Hillary Clinton ‘Ally of the Year’ 8
7:42 PM — Users of gay hookup app Grindr have voted Hillary Clinton 'Ally of the Year'.
5th November 2014
Tinder co-founder Sean Rad sacked as CEO 3
5:22 PM — Tinder co-founder Sean Rad has announced that he has been ousted as the company's CEO.
27th October 2014
Taylor Swift praises fan who promoted her album on Grindr 2
3:05 PM — Taylor Swift has responded to a fan who took to a hookup app to tell people to download her new album.
10th October 2014
Watch: Mean Girls star records hilarious Sam Smith gay hookup parody 7
12:26 PM — Mean Girls star Daniel Franzese has recorded a parody of a Sam Smith song, about trying to get a gay one-night-stand to leave.
4th October 2014
Artist defends projecting Grindr chats from unsuspecting men into public streets 7
6:49 PM — An artist has rejected criticism of a stunt in which he projected his flirty Grindr chats with unsuspecting men onto a wall in a public street.
Queen’s staff bringing home men from Grindr could pose ‘security risk’ 31
2:34 PM — A huge number of the Queen's staff are inviting people they meet on hookup apps back to royal residences, it has been warned.
1st October 2014
Why are Grindr and Hornet users being auto-redirected to William Hill? 3
12:07 PM — Gay apps like Grindr and Hornet have been criticised by users for auto-redirecting to the William Hill app in the iTunes app store.
6th September 2014
Men jailed for four years over Grindr blackmail 8
4:30 PM — Two men have been jailed for four years each, after using Grindr to blackmail gay men into paying large sums of money.