Gay Internet Dating

Turkey Censors Grindr Gay Dating App

Dan Littauer | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK Tech
Dan Littauer

Gay dating app Grindr has been censored and blocked in Turkey, this Wednesday. Both the online database through its app and its website are now inaccessible in Turkey, reported KAOS GL, the main Turkish LGBT association.

Online Dating: Get Lucky

Sean Williams | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Sean Williams

Many of us will relate to Channel Four's new prime time drama series, Dates. Internet dating is no longer taboo. We're uploading hundreds and thousands of profiles. We're attracted by their search mechanisms which are more and more sophisticated.

A Festive Fling With the Neat and Tidy Guy I Had to Let Go

The Guyliner | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

Winter. Brrrr. Mulled wine and Christmas shopping, festive drinks, tinsel and coupledom. I'm not really thinking about what the festive period is going to be like without a significant other, but I am wary of starting something at this time of year.

An Eye-Opening Date With the Guy Who Couldn't Handle His Tequila - Or Me

The Guyliner | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

Being a Yorkshireman, and knowing what a pain in the arse they (i.e. I) can be, I tend to stay away from them as potential dates. The familiar accent and anecdotes about growing up in the north don't particularly interest me.

A Bromantic Date With the Straight Guy Who Gave Me a Taste of my Own Medicine

The Guyliner | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

We set a time and date over email, his communiqués making me laugh out loud (an occurrence all too rare) and then it is done. It is happening. My 50th date, my one-man Golden Jubilee, may be the oddest proposition of them all.

A Charming Date With the Guy who Drank Himself Under the Table and out of my Affections

The Guyliner | Posted 30.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

Just like objects in the rear view mirror can appear closer than they are, photos on an internet dating profile can look much more flattering than their real-world counterpart. The latest guy comes into my life during a late-night browsing session.

Standing Tall in a World Filled With Internet Dating Liars

The Guyliner | Posted 20.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

You didn't think that lying on the internet was restricted to hairy truck drivers pretending to be 11-year-old girls, did you? We all do it. It's a universal truth, generally acknowledged, that as well as using Jane Austen quotes to make feeble points, people on the internet will lie to you.