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Americans who've been on it include Elijah Wood, Zach Braff, Matthew Perry, Teri Hatcher, John Cusack and the designer Alexander Wang.
'X' him (because an X and a heart are Raya's version of left and right swipes). Among them: Cara Delevingne and Samantha Ronson (ex of Lindsay Lohan and DJ sister of Mark), plus actors Bonnie Wright ().
For 20 thrilling seconds over the shoulder of a Raya member, I have a keyhole view of the dating app for A-listers, and, oh my word, it's fun. After Kelly Osbourne's profile was exposed, Raya introduced a banner that popped up when users tried to take a screenshot, threatening expulsion from the app if the picture appeared anywhere public.
First, there's a Hollywood actor, aged around 33 - not that hot, but very talented. Although the members I spoke to were discreet, all admitted they'd been shocked by how high-profile some were.
Ivydate The plum-colored homepage of Ivy Date displays the torsos of a classy dancing couple, the woman with a bare back.
These torsos went to Harvard is the gimmick of this online dating service, founded by two former students of the university who are surprisingly not the Winklevoss twins.
First off, Tinder the app requires you to have a Facebook account in order to enable it, and you have to be over 18.
Once enabled, you can set up a concise profile that consists of a 500-character bio and up to six images (we suggest always including a photo).
Which does not sound incredibly impressive, but I am not an expert.
'There's a weird number of actors and musicians,' said one male member in LA.
And then there are the directors, writers, agents, photographers, models and yogis - people the Raya founders describe as 'in the creative industries' - as well as, more recently, Arsenal players, basketball players and girls. Only one is named: PR man Mike Mc Guiness, founder of the LA-based Co-Op Agency.
Tinder actually has one of the best user interfaces of any dating app around.
The photos are large, the app is — comparatively speaking — svelte, and setting up your profile is pretty painless. Also, no one can message you unless you have also expressed an interest in them, which means you get no unsolicited messages.