PINK NEWS - July 15 - Previously, only premium users could receive push notifications when another user messaged them. Now all users in the UK will get push notifications automatically, rather than just paid-for Grindr accounts. Users in most of Europe and the US have already been able to access this function regardless of whether they pay for the service. Grindr has been running since 2009, with millions of using the app around the world. The app recorded ~10M downloads in 192 countries last year and 5M monthly active users.