#onlinedating | Marriage is a ‘great institution’ says Tinder’s Elie Seidman, boss of the world’s biggest online hookup service

He may be the world’s biggest matchmaker, but Elie Seidman makes for an unlikely cupid. The book-loving chief executive of Tinder, the online dating app, is seated in an armchair overlooking London’s drizzly West End. “I’ve never used Tinder myself,” he says, thoughtfully. “I mean, I’ve been on Tinder only…

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THIS IS THE LIFE: Perfect match

Cloverdale senior Arlean Friesen wasn’t the least bit surprised when her beau, William Newstater, got down on one knee and proposed on Boxing Day, less than a year after the 86-year-olds met through an online dating site. “We talked about everything under the sun,” the senior said of the countless…

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