Using Facebook, Hinge sends you a selection of friends-of-friends every day at noon.
The true intentions (“trints”), which can range from “let’s talk” to “coffee” to “romance” to “hookup,” aren’t revealed unless there is a successful match.
But singles can leave a hint if they’re feeling brave.
To qualify, an app had to have more than 2,000 reviews across the App Store and the Google Play store.
Applause found that, in general, the most popular US dating apps trailed other apps in quality by 23 points (out of 100).
Tinder is fast, fun and kind of addicting, which is why it seems more like a “hot or not” game than a site for true love connections.