Bumble is often described in the press as a "feminist" dating app.I'm not sure it's feminist as much as it simply reverses gender roles and makes women make the first move.I wasn’t going to do it in the dating space at all." Bumble works like this: you download the app, set up your profile, and start swiping.If you mess up and accidentally swipe left when you mean to swipe right — swipe right meaning that you're interested in someone — you can shake your phone to undo it.I was expecting to hate it (I am lazy, so the idea of an app with the premise of me having to send a ton of messages was unappealing), so I put it off and reviewed it last intentionally.The most annoying part about dating apps is breaking the ice.
Dating apps, for their part, have tried combating this in a number of ways.
There’s a lot of room to be negligent and nasty to each other," Wolfe told Business Insider earlier this year.
"I figured, whatever I do next I want to narrow that down.
Applause found that, in general, the most popular US dating apps trailed other apps in quality by 23 points (out of 100).
That's a big difference, and perhaps indicates that people take out their dating woes on the apps they use.