The social media behemoth used predominantly by baby boomers and their friends is attempting to sexy up its image with a dating app. Facebook Dating launched on Friday in the United States, a facebook dating new zealand for those 18 and older. Exclusive private school dating app launches in Aus, one step closer to NZ The platform, reportedly displayed as a separate tab on the mobile app, seeks to match users with common interests who aren't already friends.
Similar to pre-existing dating apps Bumble and Hinge, you can then send a cutie a 'like' and a corresponding message. According to The Verge, there's also a 'secret crush' feature which lets you express interest in up to nine Facebook friends or Instagram followers.
A progressive move for the app is a 'shield' feature for friends and family members to keep tabs on you when meeting a new person. You can share details of an upcoming date using Facebook Messenger, as well as sharing your live location. According to Facebook the product will reach Europe early next year, Facebook said, but no word on when it will be available for Australian and New Zealand users.
Facebook is launching a new dating feature to help connect online friends in more ways than one. If you've been consistently dropping hearts. Facebook have just launched in Columbia, Facebook Dating, a new some wierdos amongst it but hey, we can't wait to give it a go here in NZ! Facebook has delayed the launch of its new dating feature in Europe, after a last-minute visit by officers from the Irish Data Protection.