AirDrop

The Curious Case of Using Airdrop as a Tinder Alternative

Back in 2011, Apple engineers masterminded an awesome feature called AirDrop. It’s intended to facilitate file transfers among supported devices. The process is amazingly simple and doesn’t require device pairing at all – it works out of the box and only takes a few clicks or taps to complete a file exchange. Since AirDrop uses a combo of Wi-Fi and Bluetooth protocols, the data transfer speeds are huge. Interestingly, some