Verdict: Great for people that need help with organising a great especially with the interactive Date Map which lets you track who is else is wants to meet for a pint or deep and meaningful conversation at 1am.The USP: If you're dog-obsessed here is where you can rest assured you're in good company.The USP: Gives you the chance to tell your friends (rather than strangers) that you want to sleep with them.Pros: There is a strange thrill in being able to 'swipe' that acquaintance you've always fancied, asking them for a date (up) or telling them you want to sleep with them (down). Cons: It pulls in every single woman who happens to be your friend on Facebook, even if they haven't joined Down yet (your cowardly come on will be waiting for them if they ever do), making it rather pointless.Verdict: The more you think about it, the less sense Down makes.Isn't the whole point of internet dating that you can meet someone new?
As a result there is now no end of apps with the same aim of helping you fall in love and live happily ever after, or at the least find someone to hang out with next weekend.The app has a pretty positive score on the Apple store, with 400 ratings giving it a 4.3 out of 5.So, even though there are plenty of other apps that facilitate quick and easy encounters, there’s clearly a demand for something dedicated to purely casual connection that isn't Craigslist.You'll need to use the lock each each time you open the app.Casual X obviously caters to a pretty specific segment of users.Yes/No; While it is free to use, POF offers premium services as part of their upgraded membership, such as seeing the date and time a user viewed your profile and allowing you to see whether a user read and/or deleted your message.Tinder may have rock solid reputation for being the hookup app, but there's a new player in town.Whether it's matching you on your favourite interests or finding someone who you share mutual friends with.Here, we take the biggest alternatives to Tinder and give them a spin to find out what (if anything) they do differently and what sets them apart.CEO Michelle Li founded the app after she noticed many of her friends in the market for simple hookups weren’t having luck.She noted in a statement, “Those who use Tinder to find partners for casual sex with no strings attached often find the experience confusing and frustrating when they are matched with people who are looking for serious relationships." Casual X works much like the plethora of other dating apps, with standard swiping and matching functionality. Those in search of meaningful, long-term relationships that end in marriage and children need not apply.