According to Facebook, the real-name policy stems from the position "that way, you always know who you're connecting with.
It can be easy to feel overwhelmed by all of the dating app possibilities, or by the prospect of dating in general, but if the blizzard that the East Coast just got hit with is any indication, people are out en masse in search of connection, and that is only more true as the temperatures drop.
In fact, winter storms and cold weather in general are the best time for dating, so now may be the time to jump into the fray.
The service had been banned because it failed to “comply with regulations”, an official told local news services.
It threatened that any other app that fails to comply with those regulations will also be banned.
These days, lots of dating apps pull your information from Facebook, allow you to add some additional stats, and get started on swiping and messaging from there, which means that the social media juggernaut is practically a requirement for online dating.