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For some, Bumble is far more a feminist statement than dating app.

It was created by Whitney Wolfe, one of the co-founders of Tinder, after she left the company, and it puts women in the driver’s seat.

It works by connecting you with people you have crossed paths with – they might work in the next building or get coffee from the same cafe.“Happn uses hyper-location and works in real time,” founder Didier Rappaport told .“It’s not like Tinder — sure, the swipe is clever, good marketing, but Happn has more to it.

It’s instant and simple, but allows people to express themselves and build a more substantial profile.”Happn is free for i Phone and Android.

All matches are initiated by women, giving them the power to decide who they do and don’t want to have a conversation with.

It is available for free on both Android and i Phone.

A casual swipe to the left or right may have come to define the Australian dating scene, but for most of the world’s singles who are ready to mingle it is about much more.

According to data released to the BBC by App Annie, Tinder is not the world’s most popular dating application, despite its astronomical rise in popularity in Australia.

The app works by connecting you with friends of friends on Facebook, so you can connect over something more intimate than a cheesy pick-up line.“It helps people meet naturally, like how they would in real life through friends at things like house parties, dinners or weddings,” Hinge creator Justin Mc Leod told in April.“When people are in a social network, then it’s a little bit different.