Profile updating failed grindr

18 Jan

When you’re looking for romance online, you’re right to be cautious about fake accounts using someone else’s photos and information.

But what happens when you’re the one whose image and info is repeatedly being misappropriated by an ex, resulting in scores of amorous suitors showing up on your doorstep?

This is accomplished through a user interface that displays a grid of representative pictures of men, arranged from nearest to farthest away.

(...) The largest and most popular gay mobile app community in the world currently available in 192 countries."(en.wikipedia.org) Grindr has been informed independently by different people about issues in their system, allowing anyone find out the exact position of their users.

See, contrary to the assumption of many (including a Business Insider coworker or two), deleting the Tinder app off your phone doesn't mean you have deleted your account.

Here's how you really delete all the online dating accounts you're sick of: To repeat: Deleting the app does not delete your account.

Matthew says that his ex would use these profiles to set up dates with other men, then direct them to Matthew’s address. 2016, as many as 16 men a day came knocking on Matthew’s door or place of work, expecting to hook up.

So I sent a warning to 100.000 Users in those countries.(Grindr fails in protecting the privacy and so do they in spamprotection.) First official statement from Grindr arrived: It's no a bug, it's a feature!To delete your account for real, navigate to the Settings pane, select App Settings, scroll down and select Delete Account.You’ll then see a message that says "Account successfully deleted" if it worked.Families of the victims of the “Grindr killer” are suing the London Metropolitan Police because they say the police failed to take the cases seriously due to homophobia.Stephen Port, 41, was convicted of murdering four gay men – Anthony Walgate, 23, Gabriel Kovari, 22, Daniel Whitworth, 21, and Jack Taylor, 25 – who he found through Grindr.