The Tinder-Bumble Feud: Dating Apps Fight Over Who Has The Swipe

The Tinder-Bumble Feud: Dating Apps Fight Over Who Has The Swipe

In dueling legal actions, Match, which owns Tinder, alleges that Bumble infringed on Tinder’s intellectual home — while Bumble claims that argument is bogus. Cameron Pollack/NPR hide caption

In dueling legal actions, Match, which has Tinder, alleges that Bumble infringed on Tinder’s intellectual home — while Bumble claims that argument is bogus.

The popular apps Tinder and Bumble have actually upended dating tradition, all by having a swipe.

But Tinder’s moms and dad business states the similarities amongst the apps recommend another form of swiping — of tips.

In dueling legal actions, Match, which has Tinder, alleges that Bumble stole Tinder’s intellectual home. Read more