For online dating, age is no bar

For online dating, age is no bar

Do you know the oldest male user on TrulyMadly, a dating app, is 67 years old? Plus, 32 percent of the active user base on the app is 30 years and above and 10 percent is above 35 years of age.TrulyMadly has five million users, out of which one lakh are paid subscribers.These numbers signal…

Why having too many choices is making us miserable

Why having too many choices is making us miserable

Log onto Netflix, and you’ll be presented with a menu of nearly 6,000 titles. Create an OkCupid account, and you’ll have the chance to connect with five million other active users. Search for a new toothbrush on Amazon, and you’ll be bombarded with over 20,000 options, ranging from manual to mechanical, from packs of three…

Just blame it on millennials

Just blame it on millennials

Speaking of disposable income, millennials don’t seem to have much of it. While those social media companies give you stuff for free as long as you leave them your data, companies that make real things insist on being paid.  (C R Sasikumar)“The automobile and components industry has been affected by BS6 and the mindsets of…

10 First Date Dealbreakers We Can All Agree On

10 First Date Dealbreakers We Can All Agree On

Ahh, the nerve-wracking first date. Rarely do we take a gamble on that guy or girl from OKCupid, meet up for drinks and find ourselves pleasantly surprised. Most times…well, most times fall into the “other” category. Take it from me, I’ve been out with some winners, and I mean that in the most sarcastic way…

Tinder Owner Match Is Now Facing a DOJ Investigation

Tinder Owner Match Is Now Facing a DOJ Investigation

(Bloomberg) — Online dating company Match Group Inc., which was sued by the Federal Trade Commission earlier this week for allegedly deceiving consumers, is now facing a Justice Department investigation.Match said Friday in a regulatory filing that it received a grand-jury subpoena on Sept. 26 for documents relating to some of the marketing-related claims in…

OkCupid Gives The Straight Dope On Gay Dating

OkCupid Gives The Straight Dope On Gay Dating

Big news from OkCupid: Gay people are not trying to convert straights over to their side. A new round of data from the online dating site found that gay users are pretty much the same as straight users when it comes to looking for love online. OkCupid combed through information from its more than four…

19 Women Accused a Gynecologist of Abuse. Why Didn’t He Go to Prison?

19 Women Accused a Gynecologist of Abuse. Why Didn’t He Go to Prison?

The doctor reached a plea deal with the Manhattan district attorney, who is facing renewed criticism over his handling of the case.Robert A. Hadden, a gynecologist in Manhattan who sexually abused his patients, avoided prison time and received the lowest sex offender status.CreditJefferson Siegel/New York Daily NewsThe Manhattan district attorney’s office shocked a state judge…

Stock Market News Today: Sept. 25, 2019

Stock Market News Today: Sept. 25, 2019

Match gets sued, and Beyond Meat faces competition. After a rough Tuesday, the stock market had recovered by Wednesday afternoon, with all the major indices posting gains after President Donald Trump commented that a U.S.-China trade deal could arrive sooner than expected. The market appeared to ignore the impeachment inquiry against Trump launched by the…