Tinder heats up Winter Olympics

Feb 14, 2018, 07:19 IST | A Correspondent

The weather at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics might be freezing cold, but it's become the hottest dating spot on the planet right now

The weather at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics might be freezing cold, but it's become the hottest dating spot on the planet right now. Data released by widely used app Tinder showed a 348 increase in overall usage. In fact, users in the Olympic Village are giving away right swipes like hotcakes.

In addition to the overall spike, Tinder has recorded a 644 per cent hike in its matches during the ongoing event. Tinder is also granting users in the Village in South Korea free access to their members-only service, Tinder Gold, during the games.

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