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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
There is a tablet-optimised version of the app available. This gives a much better user experience than using an app designed for a phone on a tablet.
Signing in with your Facebook account can be faster and easier if you don’t want to spend time filling in a registration page.
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store (rating from all versions), showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.
You can see who is near to your location, making it easier to meet up.
When you log in with Facebook, it will let you know if you and another user have communal friends. This is useful if you want to find people connected to your circle, or even to avoid meeting people who are connected to you.
Behavioral matchmaking engines monitor the behaviour of thousands of users in order to spot common patterns. This knowledge is then used in helping you to find a match, without having to fill in lots of lengthy questionnaires and so on.
You can search through singles using filters such as age, education, height or even body type. It is useful if you are looking for something specific.
This feature is aimed at creating real life meet ups, and fast. You can use it at events such as a concert, or even at a coffee shop to see if there are any singles about.
You can benefit from quickly browsing profiles and deciding yes or no - eg. swiping right to "like" a user, or swiping left to "take a pass.”
If there's a mutual match, ie. someone you like also likes you, then you will be notified straight away.
You can see when someone has opened your message, so you know whether or not it has been read yet.
With this feature you can see who visited your profile and who may have an interest in you.
This helps you to quickly and easily let someone know that you are interested in them.
You can delete past messages, for example if they contain confidential or private information.
You can see when someone is typing a reply, which can prevent confusion.
The app has chat rooms where you can interact with large groups of people.
This means that you have to add or accept contacts before being able to message. It prevents strangers sending you unwanted messages.
With favorite contacts you have quick access to the people who you communicate with most.
You can change your privacy settings so that not all content is available for public viewing.
The app lets you upload your favourite pictures directly from Facebook.
If you need to find something specific, you can search your data for certain keywords.
You can export the data from your app to an email address, so you have a copy of it and can forward it on to another person if needed.