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The App: Taffy The Pitch: "The chat-first way to meet new people"What we think: The more you get to know someone, the more you see the real them, right? Your photo and all other users' photos on the app remain blurry until a series of messages are exchanged.Instead of swiping based on looks, you'll see "catchy headlines" and short bios that will hopefully pique your interest and lead you to kick off a chat. The App: Cuddli The Pitch: "Find That Geeky Special Someone"What We Think: Cuddli targets Marvel fan communities and those who prefer to spend their weekends playing Magic.If the 24-hour mark is approaching without a message, matches can request another 24 hours.It's definitely an ego boost thinking, rom-coms around here, so it's nice to envision the tables turned.)Another fun Bumble feature is backtracking.
It's an easy conversation starter (hey, which pastries do you usually get at Ceci Cela?Say you by mistake swiped left or right too soon — no worries!Just shake your phone and it'll take you to the previous profile.The App: Bumble The Pitch: "We're changing the rules of the game."What we think: Bumble is the Sadie Hawkins dance of the dating-app world; if a match happens, the only way to chat is if the girl makes the first move. If the female doesn't say anything within 24 hours of connecting with someone, that person disappears and the connection is lost.If a connection with someone of the same sex is made, each has one day to spark a conversation before the connection is deleted.
), but few people on the app actually started or responded to conversations, which was frustrating.