What Are Dating Apps Doing to Protect Their Users?by@propublica
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What Are Dating Apps Doing to Protect Their Users?

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Natalie Dong, then a 21-year-old engineering student, said she had been raped in her home by a man she had met on a different dating website. She contacted Tinder, Coffee Meets Bagel, Hinge and Tinder to report what happened. All three platforms apologized and informed her they had banned the accused user. Experts say online dating companies routinely fail to anticipate abuse and implement safeguards to prevent it. Despite pledges to shield users from sexual predators, the companies have done little to abide by them.
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