An apology from our CEO pic.twitter.com/QLPCwQABJF
— jackd (@jackd) April 18, 2017
Jack’d, the staple dating in Black gay circles has come under fire from their erasure of Black-Black men in their ad campaigns to their gps locating features that were barely planetarily accurate, much less geographically accurate.
But now, after apologies have been shed, a new interface has been introduced, what was black is now white, so to speak, Black gay Twitter is still reacting.
From their new ad settings:
So either I gotta pay or waste 29 seconds to see who viewed me:
— the other adrian . (@start_riots) October 23, 2017
The bugs they still haven’t worked out;
jackd has plenty of black and brown men but the app crashes too much
— Nude Law (@nigelraps) October 24, 2017
jackd BEEN trash y'all just realizing this?
— Aphrodite's Son (@GoldenDemigod) October 14, 2017
Anyone else keep receiving new messages on @jackd but unable to see it??? I have a dozen or so new messages but I can’t seem to find them. FIX. THIS. SHIT!!!
— Pharaoh ♑ 1/18 (@Pharaoh_Breeze) October 23, 2017
To features nobody even cares about.
— 🖤 He's Sidity ♠️ (@HisNameBAko_) October 13, 2017
The men are still weird, but that couldn’t be Jackd’s fault.
The bullshit I've been dealing wit this is why I don't do jackd pic.twitter.com/MYBptBb9GA
— Chazie B (@chazieb1) October 23, 2017
Your king is not on Jackd boo.
— Joshua (@HisMajestyJT) October 13, 2017
men used to say the craziest things to me on jackd in forms of a compliment.
— Xavier D'Leau (@XavierDLeau) October 24, 2017
this man sent me a nude on jackd once that made me throw up in my mouth. i knew it was time to go
— Masc Off (@__Huss) October 24, 2017
Even so, some people didn’t even realize Jack’d was still a thing.
Why yall use jackd?
— Joshua (@HisMajestyJT) October 17, 2017