Mobile dating networks
A steady of increase of mobile application usage over the past few years has contributed to the rise of mobile social networks, as well as to the diversity of usage of mobile social networks.
Currently, as the use of mobile social networks increased, the location-based services within the mobile social network has also been increasing.
Technologies used in this generation are application-based, pre-installed on mobile handsets. The introduction of 3G and camera phones added many features such as uploading photos, mobile search for person based on profile, and contacting/flirting with another person anonymously.
Similar to there being many online social networking sites, such as Facebook and Twitter, there are just as many social network on mobile devices.
All the features in third generation are advanced in this generation of social mobile networks.
The features of this generation include the features of the third generation, the ability to hide/mask one's presence, asynchronous video conversation, multi-point audio chat conversation with one button, and multiplayer mobile gaming.
The services in this generation can be used with pay-as-you-go plans; subscription-based plans were still popular as networks increased their scale to become content distribution platforms.
Fourth generation began in 2008 and reached in 2010.