For the would-be power couples. Bumble says those claims are bogus, designed to drive down Bumble's worth and "poison Bumble in the investment market," according to Bumble's lawsuit. Billed as an app for people looking for an affair, it does not boast about the number of connections made. Made by women, it's supposed to be a more controlled environment where women can limit their visibility. Users ask questions first and then sees photos of their potential match only after they match. The app linked to the well established website.
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Their dispute sheds new light on how the patent system is grappling with invention on the Internet.
In the process, Match has accused Bumble of "almost every type of [intellectual property] infringement you could think of," says Sarah Burstein, a professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Law whose research focuses on design patents.
Match says its lawsuit is anything but baseless — detailing, in hundreds of pages of court documents, numerous similarities between the two apps.
And whether the courts swipe right for Tinder or Bumble, the challenge of finding the right balance will continue.
Made by women, it's supposed to be a more controlled environment where women can limit their visibility. From former Tinder employees, only women can initiate a conversation with a man in a bid to be "less creepy and shallow. It's hard to have a simple test for what's an abstract idea, and what's a software invention.
As ofSean Rad. From OKCupid to Bumble, a variety of online dating apps still elbow for superiority, but look at the numbers and the verdict is clear: Tinder wins.
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He had high hopes for Bumble. One of the central questions revolves around Tinder's patented system for connecting people over the Internet. The app uses geolocation to let you know if potential matches are nearby.
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