Brian Norgard, Chief Product Officer at Tinder stated "With the addition of video, users have a new way to express themselves while also gaining key insights into the lives of potential matches".
The company says it will evaluate how users respond to Loops before making a decision to roll it out to other markets and are now being tested for iOS users in Canada and Sweden.
To get an account on the app, prospective users need to either log in with their phone number or their Facebook account. "We anticipate Tinder Loops will lead to even more matches and conversations and look forward to seeing how our users creatively adopt the feature", he added.
A Tinder and City-branded blimp was flown over Manchester to launch the sponsorship today, while the app switched its colours to sky blue in tribute to their new beau.
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Tinder operates in almost 200 countries, across more than 40 different languages and with millions of users using its app every single day.
Similar mobile dating apps Bumble and OkCupid (which, like Tinder, is an Match Group company) did not appear to be affected by the new privacy rules despite their requests for personal user information like birthdays and friends lists. Facebook has been rushing to fix its relationship with users, and prevent any future misuses of data by third-parties. "Tinder requires you provide additional Facebook permissions in order to use a Tinder account". Well, you can of course loop it.
We reached out to Tinder and Facebook alike in hopes of shedding some light on this issue and will keep up with any updates. This is the first time the dating app gets into video.
It also temporarily stopped single people from finding true love on Tinder.
If you organise a date on someone's behalf, you'll have to give them a full briefing to bring them up to speed with who they're going on a date with and what they should do and say on their date.