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Tinder use soared alongside other popular dating apps during the pandemic and is expected to continue to grow.

It may not come as a surprise that dating app use surged during the pandemic when many had to swap the benefits of in-person dating for on-screen connections. Bumble revenue swelled to $337.2 million in 2020 compared to $275.5 million, Hinge revenue tripled in the same period and Tinder users broke two records from January to March of 2021.

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The University of Texas is officially moving its football program to the SEC in 2025 following a Board of Regents decision. (Texas Football.Facebook)

The University of Texas System Board of Regents officially accepted the SEC's invitation Friday morning, making the Longhorns officially SEC members effective July 2025.

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Texas is moving to the SEC after a formal invitation from the conference. (Texas Football/Twitter)

Representatives of the Southeastern Conference voted unanimously (14-0) to formally invite the University of Texas and the University of Oklahoma to the prestigious football league.

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Austin Mayor Steve Adler is requesting city require employees to get vaccinated. (Steve Adler/Twitter)

Facebook is the latest of several employers in Austin to begin requiring vaccinations for their employees.

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