Gay dating software
In August 2013, Grindr released an updated version of the app which requires users to create an account.
Grindr says this was done to reduce spam and improve portability.
In 2011, added the Best Dating App category, and out of all the nominees, Grindr is the only exclusively gay app to be nominated – not to mention the first gay app to win the coveted title of Best Dating App.Grindr was the first gay geosocial app to launch in the i Tunes App Store and has since become the largest and most popular gay mobile app community in the world. Though based in the United States, the app quickly gained worldwide popularity through word of mouth and various media outlets.On June 18, 2012, Grindr announced that it had officially hit 4 million users in 192 countries across the globe.Additionally, both Grindr and Blendr were selected as Official Honorees of the 2012 Webby Awards for award-winning work in the Social (handheld devices) category.Out of nearly 10,000 entries received from all 50 US states and over 60 countries, the Official Honoree distinction is awarded only to the top 15% of all work entered that exhibits remarkable achievement.