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How Grindr Is Changing the Way We Connect

AUSTIN, Tex. — It is easy to write off Grindr — a location-based dating application for gay men — as a hookup application because, well, that is what it is. But the company, which is approaching its fourth anniversary, has amassed more than five million users who spend on average 90 minutes each day using the application. Billions of messages… Read more →

Disruptions: Digital Era Redefining Etiquette

Byron Smith for The New York Times Some people are so rude. Really, who sends an e-mail or text message that just says “Thank you”? Who leaves a voice mail message when you don’t answer, rather than texting you? Who asks for a fact easily found on Google? Don’t these people realize that they’re wasting your time? Of course, some… Read more →