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Hookup App Scruff Celebrates Five Years

PERSONAL TECH | By John McDonald | Aug 2
Scruff bills itself as one of the largest gay dating apps in the world. The company celebrated five years of existence last week and SFGN interviewed one of its founders.

AIDS Groups, App Reps Discuss Outreach

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Nov 4
Hookup apps like Grindr and Scruff are working with the San Francisco AIDS Foundation and other health organizations to educate users about HIV and other diseases, encourage testing, and reduce stigma.

Tips and Tricks from the Gen-Y Tech Guy

PERSONAL TECH | By Anthony Lanni | Oct 26
Undoubtedly, in the current age of technology, social networking has redefined the cultural norm in which we interact and socialize with our peers. At times we can be overwhelmed by information overload. Where to begin? How about right here?

Sex Fit Gadget Tracks "Ins and Outs" of Your Sexual Stamina

MUSIC | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 29
In the vein (pun intended) of fitness tracker gadgets like FitBit and Jawbone comes SexFit, a vibrating cock ring made by the UK-based company Bondara that increases pleasure while tracking thrusts per minute and calories burned.

Track Your Health With the Sexual Activity Calendar

PERSONAL TECH | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 17
Boston area pharmacist Dr. Sarah Russo announced the release of a new product, The S.A.C. App,™ which helps you track your sexual health and wellness.

Seattle Suspect May Have Targeted Victims on Grindr or Jack’d

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 3
Ali Muhammad Brown, a suspect in the murders of two gay men in Seattle on June 5, may have met his victims on a social networking app like Grindr, reports KIRO TV today.

Out-Fit Challenge Mud Run Supports Family Equality Council

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 19
On June 21 in New York’s Tuxedo Ridge Ski Center in Tuxedo Park, the Out-Fit Challenge Mud Run will bring together members and friends of the LGBT community to benefit the Family Equality Council.

UK Warns Adults About Underage Teens on Hookup Apps

PERSONAL TECH | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 11
The United Kingdom’s National Crime Agency issued a warning to adults to be careful they are not hooking up with teenagers when using dating applications, like Grindr. Delicious: When Technology Tastes Good

PERSONAL TECH | By Richard Frisbie | Jan 21, the first gay app approved for ages 12 and older, was released at a food and technology panel discussion at The OUT NYC.

MISTER Named ’Gay App of the Year’ at NYC’s Odyssey Awards

MISTER, the gay app for grown men, has been named the Best Gay Adult App by Odyssey Magazine. The fast-growing gay app, which targets men in their thirties and over, beat out more established apps like Scruff and Grindr for the award.

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