Tinder Asks ‘Does This Bother You’?
The dating app says its new machine learning tool can help flag potentially offensive messages and encourage more users to report inappropriate behavior.
On Tinder, an opening line can go south pretty quickly. Conversations can easily devolve into negging, harassment, cruelty—or worse. And while there are plenty of Instagram accounts dedicated to exposing these “Tinder nightmares,” when the company looked at its numbers, it found that users reported only a fraction of behavior that violated its community standards.