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Google Buckles to Indonesian Officials Blocking Gay Dating App

Google has reportedly buckled to pressure from homophobic Indonesian officials removing one of the world’s most popular gay dating apps from its online store. According to...
Grindr

New Transgender And Gender Non-Conforming Options For Grindr Users

Gay dating giant Grindr has unveiled an update with new options for users who identify as transgender and gender non-conforming. Now offering customisable gender identity and...
Source: Jaybird RUN

The Freedom To Run Makes Jaybird the Top of the Class

I've always been one that needs a good running soundtrack or at least a great conversation in my ears while I'm pounding the pavements...
Gender-Neutral Emojis

Gender-Neutral Emojis On The Horizon With New Apple iOS

(Image via Apple.) Apple is set to release hundreds of new emojis with the latest iOS Update, including gender-neutral characters from all corners of the...

Mobile Gaming App to Teach People What It Feels Like To...

The Victorian Government is under fire for spending $300,000 on a mobile phone game app that will teach people what it feels like to...
Uber supports same-sex marriage

Uber Encourages Drivers to Update Enrollment Before Same-Sex Marriage Plebiscite

Ride-sharing giant Uber has got behind marriage equality this week by reminding their drivers to enroll or update their details on the electoral roll...
Rela

Suspicious Shutdown of Lesbian Dating App in China

With over 6.5 Million users, the Chinese dating app Rela has been disabled and shut-down, leaving users both puzzled and frustrated. Established in 2012, Rela had claimed...
Grindr

You Will Never Guess Who Has Completely Bought-Out Grindr

The iconic gay dating app Grindr is now under the complete control of one shareholder and it's probably not who you would expect. Launched in 2009,...
Ben Gerrans and Nick Pool at the Wonderboom Launch (Ultimate Ears/ Life Without Andy)

Pint-sized Wonderboom Lands At Wintry Launch

The revolutionised the Bluetooth speaker market and now Ulitmate Ears(UE) have downsized their own speaker, without losing any of the "boom" sounds that you...
Apple iPhone RED

RED iPhone Raising Money and Awareness For World AIDS Day

In an Apple first, the tech giant had released a RED version of their latest iPhone to raise money and awareness of HIV and...