Dating Gets Complicated In The Time of Coronavirus: ‘Things Were Going Alright Until I Sneezed’
Others have been opting for virtual dates.
“Went on a virtual Hinge first date, played monopoly through an app and Facetimed,” one dater said. “Honestly, worked out pretty well, considering.”
Bumble told Mediaite the app can provide a great outlet for those who may be concerned with meeting people in person, with ways to stay connected to real people without having to meet in the physical world.
Bumble has “seen users begin to mention COVID-19 and Coronavirus more and more in their profiles,” but “usage has remained steady,” a representative said.