Another said the app has become "a travesty." "Filled with bots that can unblock themselves and violate your privacy," the user wrote.
"Makes you wonder what else these illegal bots can do." that it will soon release an update that requires users to verify their accounts by providing a valid email address and creating a password.
But even as they have fueled its rise, the disposable profiles have also made Grindr easier to spam.
Competitors like Scruff and Jackd have long required users to create an account, and seem to be less prone to spam. Verified accounts may help Grindr with its spam problem — but they’ll also make it feel more like the competition.
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