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Oct 09, 2014, 09:00 ET
National Coming Out Day falls on October 11th and users of the popular gay app Jack'd speak up on the importance of coming out. (PRNewsFoto/Jack'd)

Jack'd users speak in favor of National Coming Out Day, but one-third have never heard of it before!

 Jack'd, the most popular gay dating app in the world among 18 to 30 year old gay men, today announced findings from a user poll on attitudes...

Jun 11, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Jack'd Community Announces the Best and Worst Cities for Gay Pride

In celebration of Gay Pride month, Jack'd, the fastest growing gay app in the world among young gay men, conducted a comprehensive survey and today...

Jun 05, 2014, 13:24 ET
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Michael Sam, Frank Ocean and Iggy Azalea Voted as Top New Gay Icons for 2014 by Jack'd Community

 Jack'd, the fastest growing gay app in the world, today announced that its members voted Michael Sam of the St. Louis Rams as the top new gay...

May 08, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Younger gay men say, "I do" to Obama and Marriage Equality

 Jack'd, the fastest growing gay app in the world among young gay men, today released the findings of a community survey conducted among its...

Apr 02, 2014, 13:47 ET
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Jack'd Surpasses Two Million Android Users Leading to a Community of over Five Million

Jack'd, the fastest growing gay social app among young adult gay men, announced today that it has reached more than two million Android users in...

Mar 27, 2014, 03:01 ET
68 percent of respondents say they would be open to marrying a guy met on the Jack'd app.  (PRNewsFoto/Jack'd)

Days Before Legal Marriage In The UK, Jack'd Survey Finds Younger UK Gay Men More Likely To Get Married Than Older Counterparts

 Jack'd, the fastest growing gay app in the world among young adult gay men, today released the findings of a community survey conducted...