A Detroit man has been charged in an attempted robbery and shooting that left one gay man dead and another critically injured. The incident is the latest in a string of attacks against gay men targeted through a popular LGBTQ dating app. Prosecutors allege the victims were targeted due to their sexual orientation and that Nelson, 26, used Grindr to "locate the victims," according to the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office. Nelson was arraigned Friday on charges of first-degree murder, felony murder, assault and using a firearm during a felony.
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LGBT people have always traveled even before tourism was a major industry. But now, more than ever our community is taking to the skies, roads and rails to explore more new places with major improvements in visibility. In fact, now the availability of information is almost overwhelming, and it can sometimes be difficult to know where to turn for the best advice, information and resources to make the most of your trip. Regardless of whether you're looking for gay hookups or use these apps regularly, many of them have useful features that you can use when you travel. Though not all are designed to be true hookup or dating apps, they all have features that will assist you in making the most of your trip. Grindr was launched in and has become the largest gay hookup site and social networking app for gay, bi, trans and queer men. Grindr is used globally, and they have millions of daily users in nearly every country in the world.
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The app allows members to create a personal profile and use their GPS position to place them on a cascade, where they can browse other profiles sorted by distance and be viewed by nearby and faraway members depending on one's filter settings. Selecting a profile photo in the grid view will display that member's full profile and photos, as well as the option to chat, send a "tap," send pictures, video call, and share one's precise location. For its first anniversary on March 25, , Grindr released the app for BlackBerry devices.
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