Modern dating modern woes

April 3, 2019

It is a free app but it also has features that you can pay for such as Bumble Boost, which unlocks the ability to swipe through profiles that have already liked you. Bumble has two other modes, which you can switch to called BFF, where you can make friends with people of the same sex and Bumble Bizz, which allows you to network.


Finding love: the cunning craft of matchmaking

March 20, 2019

When you touch Ireland’s last traditional matchmaker’s 160-year-old matchmaking book with one hand and close your eyes for seven seconds, envisaging love, legend has it that you will fall in love within six months.


The rise of tv dating shows

April 4, 2018

Love is something we all want to find. It is also something we want to watch people find. We love a good love story. This, perhaps, is one of the fundamental reasons for the huge


A girl’s guide to moving on

October 18, 2017

Róise McGagh and Aoibhin Mary Bryant give their top tips for dealing with a break up. Some new rules and some old.


Tinder: Tried and Tested

April 19, 2017

Tinder has formed the basis of many relationships over the past few years, but it’s a tough app to crack. Elsa Anderling talks us through the benefits of dating through Tinder.

Student Life

The daunting dangers of dating online

November 16, 2016

Last month, a woman fell to her death in Australia while trying to escape from a man she met on Tinder. Warriena Wright fell from her date, Gable Tostee’s, 14th floor apartment balcony after an

The Hype

Mantalk #8

March 19, 2014

This week Craig claims he knows how to talk to girls and Seán is sick of our elitist attitudes…