Stories by Jevan Hutson

Expert Voices

What dating apps are doing to fight bias

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Illustration: Rebecca Zisser/Axios

Dating platforms are rolling out design features to mitigate the impact of offline prejudices migrating onto dating apps.

Why it matters: Though online dating can connect us to types of people we wouldn’t ordinarily meet, bias and discrimination among users can turn people away from dating altogether.