Feb 05, Dating Apps — Before installing one, you should know the difference between an app and oops. Thousands of dating apps are already there on the Google Play store. But, when it is a question of security, privacy, money, and of course, finding an online partner for whatever purpose you are looking for, you cannot rely on every app with an erotic. There are several other things that matter. And, after using it for nearly three weeks, here is what I found.
No lengthy profile forms with mandatory input columns; write as much as you want. No mobile phone confirmations. An easy to use User Interface; no special skills required. Free version has a lot to offer. You can try your luck as long as you want. More than million users. Perhaps, this is a reason, why most of the social media apps LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook are of using blue as their theme color.
Females do initiate chat This is a wonderful app. In a few minutes after launching my profile, I got nearly 20 chat request from females. A lot of luck. Signing up process Signing up process is very easy. It gives you multiple options for signing up. You can use your existing Google account that you might have configured on your phone. Signing up using your Facebook is the second option. If you are not handy with any of these options, you can opt for the third option; creating a profile using default signing up the process of the app.
Interesting Features Partner preferences You are free to fix your partner preferences on the basis of gender, location, age, ethnicity, and viewing preferences. Who checked you out This app can tell you, who checked you out. So, at least, I know who is accessing my profile, unlike other social media apps. Interested This is an amazing feature.
All you need to do is — click on the interested icon, and the app will show a list of some people you might be interested in. Once you click on tick mark, it sends a chat request to them. And, there you go. As easy, as scratching your nose. Another Online Dating Application Buzz This is another feature, where you can make a buzz and it will be shown to the people in the category. You can leave a message for the entire Skout community. Be watchful for what you ask.
I tried this app on many different hours; this community never sleep. Be it any hour of the day, you will find someone to talk. Overall, Initially, I was quite happy with the app. But, after coming across the dark sides of the app that are really scary, I decided to uninstall it. So, no matter, if you edit your location preference, this app is going to give you wrong results. In addition, despite declaring my preferences for partner ethnicity and gender, it keeps showing me wrong people, who are a thousand miles away from me.
Insecure Signing-up procedure I know, in order to fetch as much as user information this app can, developers have kept the signing procedure free from any sort of verification.
The primary focus of these kinds of apps is collecting user data and using it for further marketing strategies. But, while doing so, they are not only risking their investment who knows if I am using a right email or not , they are also putting user information at a huge risk. I was shocked to learn that there is no security check. Anyone can have a fake profile very easily. And, it will allow you access to thousands of users. If you are into paid sex kinda stuff, this app is for you.
A lot of girls are using it for advertising their services. As I said, there is no privacy check. So, fake profiles are countless. Sometimes, you can six different profiles in a row with the same picture. Seriously, sharing pictures with the app can put you and your privacy in trouble. This seems like a place full of spams, bots, and losers.
They keep forcing you to upgrade to the premium version. Data Consumption Soon after using this app for a few hours, I realized, it literally drained a lot of battery, sucked a lot of internet data and I noticed phone overheating as well. Sometimes, this app used to pass through a long round of buffering before it actually loads the profile page. The competition is going really tough in online dating and survival is not easy. You seriously need to work around these flaws, if you want a few more five-stars for your app.