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But that doesn't mean all dating apps are created equal.
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.
"So, we're running a very small test in the Facebook app to make that easier.
We look forward to hearing people's feedback.” According to Mr Dubé, the feature differed from Tinder by trying to match people who are already Facebook friends, but “didn't just show me potential love interests... Facebook has been busy ripping features from other popular apps over recent months, with Snapchat being targeted particularly heavily.
The now infamous infidelity dating site Ashley Madison, which was one of the most expensive, was also the lowest-scoring online dating service, with a score of 37.