Virtual dating fun, but comes with risk

‘Hey, how’s your quarantine going?’

As bars, clubs and restaurants are shuttered to help slow the spread of coronavirus, people are finding new ways to engage in social interaction.

Some millennials are turning to apps like Tinder, where users can look for relationships based on photos and a short bio.

Newbury Park resident Travis Shelley, 28, said he’s been using the app just to find people to talk to, and that he’s found a match with some he’d consider meeting in person once the shelter-in-place order is lifted.


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