21st May 2015
Pastor told gay teen to ‘kill himself’ before his own Grindr profile leaked 24
1:06 PM — An anti-gay pastor who was outed via Grindr this week previously told a gay teenager to kill himself, it has been alleged.
19th May 2015
Anti-gay pastor discovered on Grindr 25
5:21 PM — Reverend Matthew Makela has resigned from his church in Midland, Michigan after being found on the gay hook-up app.
9th May 2015
Is Grindr for sale? Hook-up app reportedly looking for a buyer 10
1:15 PM — There are reports that gay hook-up Grindr could be for sale.
30th April 2015
The guy who polls Grindr users on their voting intentions is back for the general election… 2
12:22 PM — Tumblr user Tom Court, who last year polled hundreds of Grindr users on their Scottish independence referendum voting intentions is back, and asking users their intentions ahead of next week's general election.
28th April 2015
Randy Boehning, voted against gay rights, outed via Grindr 31
4:38 PM — A North Dakota Republican politician was discovered sending explicit pictures on the Grindr hookup app.
20th April 2015
Grindr CEO: We’re very proud of users in countries where being gay is illegal 27
4:44 PM — Grindr CEO Joel Simkhai has said he is "very proud" that the app has users in countries where homosexuality is illegal.
18th April 2015
‘Are you trying to die?’ – does this Grindr prank on straight guys go too far? 11
11:18 AM — A prank which sees women get details from straight men and then give it to a 'gay' friend to use against them has gone viral, but is it offensive?
12th April 2015
Someone has actually made an opera based on Grindr
4:44 PM — An opera based on hook-up app Grindr could soon be heading to a theatre near you.
1st April 2015
Update: Nick Clegg isn’t on Grindr and Tom Daley won’t be joining One Direction 7
3:21 PM — As you might have noticed - a couple of the stories posted earlier today might not be what they appeared.
Nick Clegg to join Grindr for election campaign 10
6:31 AM — Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg is reaching out to voters in an unconventional way - through hook-up apps Grindr, Hornet and Scruff.
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.
25th March 2015
Six of the most read PinkNews stories about Grindr
6:33 PM — To celebrated the 6th birthday of gay lifestyle app Grindr, PinkNews brings you the six most read Grindr stories from the past six months.
24th March 2015
WATCH: He let his mum read out his Grindr messages and she took it well 24
11:55 AM — A YouTuber has conducted a social experiment involving his mum and his Grindr account.
23rd March 2015
Wife asks internet for help after finding husband on Grindr 44
2:54 PM — A mother has asked for help on Mumsnet - after catching her husband using a gay hookup app.
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.
5th March 2015
An aspiring rabbi is using Grindr to promote Shabbat 3
2:21 PM — Matt Green, a student at Hebrew Union College in New York, has been given a university grant to engage members of the community on the Grindr app.
London: Thief uses Grindr to steal iPads and iPhones from men
10:28 AM — A thief who used Grindr to target men looking for sex and then stole from them has been jailed.
3rd March 2015
A Sydney man who stole from victims he met on Grindr has been jailed 2
5:02 PM — A man has been sentenced to at least 17 months in jail after he stole from men he met on Grindr.
1st March 2015
Watch: This is what happens on Grindr at a right-wing conference 22
4:14 PM — The Conservative Political Action Conference has come under fire for its approach to gay issues - but that didn't dissuade Grindr users at the event.
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.