There are, of course the traditional drinks-and-a-movie kind, but far more of us are opting for the no strings sex variety – or ‘Netflix and Chill’ hook-up.Here’s our definitive guide to the best apps for no strings sex. It asks to link to your Facebook to access your location, photos, interests, plus ‘friends’ who are signed up too.Verdict: Good for couples or f*** buddies who want to spice things up in a safe way. It finds your Facebook friends and friends of your Facebook friends.You can choose those you’d want to date and those you’d prefer just to do the dirty with.Verdict: For the brave and brazen only as there is little anonymity.Lowdown: Always wanted a threesome but never known where to find that special (extra) someone? 3nder works much like Tinder; log on through Facebook (there’s an option to change your name), choose the composition of your group (2+1, or 1+1+1) and swipe through hundreds of potential matches in your area.Verdict: Popular with young professionals (we came across a mix of 20-something chefs, builders, students, musicians and lawyers) who aren’t shy when it comes to no strings sex.Lowdown: Its ‘radar’ system obscures where you are and you have to ‘wink’ at users before they can view your profile.
Pictures of guys swiping onto your screen in your area and you press a green heart if you fancy him or a red cross if you don’t. You can only access the files if you AND the other person(s) involved enter passwords. Your photo and tagline are only displayed for an hour at a time, which also means you’d better move fast.
The idea behind this is that only you and your partner can watch your previous bedroom antics together. Once you’re a member, you submit a request and state whether you’re looking for a man or a woman and where you’d prefer to meet. Lowdown: Down is an updated version of Bang With Friends.