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10 apps supporting long-distance love

After your holidays are over, is your newfound love thousands of miles away or has your partner been transferred to the other end of the country? No need to panic, these 10 dedicated apps for couples are designed to help improve your long-distance love experience. They will help you feel closer, while having fun, and communicate more intimately than on standard social media.

Couple

A mini social network just for two, where you can update your private timeline with Instagram-style filtered photos, have audio or video chats, or, if you are feeling flirty, share ephemeral messages like with Snapchat. To feel even closer, you can also create drawings together at the same time and play ThumbKiss…

>> download the app for Android (free)
>> download the app for iOS (free)
>> use Couple online

Without

Created by a boyfriend who was separated from his partner after she had been transferred to the other side of the country, Without enables you to swap selfies with loving words or captions without any interference. It also makes more frequent exchanges easier thanks to its prewritten messages and simple design. To avoid any surprises, a Bluetooth detector will even tell you when your loved one is close to you.

>> download the app for iOS (free)

HUG!

Feel like a little virtual hug? HUG ! literally transforms emoticons into hugs. Hold your smartphone next to your heart, select your emotion (happy, curious, excited, etc.) and the app will send a weaker or stronger hug with a sweet vibration to the other side of the planet.

>> download the app for iOS (free)

Loklok

Here is a simple and effective way of remembering your loved ones’ good memories. With Loklok installed on your smartphones, you can both leave notes directly on the other person’s phone lock screen. You can sketch a drawing or write in color and add an image or photo. So it is now impossible to say that you have not seen your messages.

>> download the app for Android (free)

Samba

To check out your loved one’s reactions to your video love messages, you need more than just likes. But what if you could instantly see what they are feeling? As soon as they receive a video, Samba automatically records a video of their reaction and sends it back to you. If in doubt, do not take offence straightaway…

>> download the app for Android (free)
>> download the app for iOS (free)

DabKick and Watch2Gether

What about a little cinema session for you and your loved one? DabKick and Watch2Gether enable you to watch an online video or photo slideshow while syncing in real time with anyone anywhere in the world. Curled up on your own sofa, you will be able to take a break or share your reactions live thanks to its integrated chat feature. For French speakers, MycircleTV is also available online.

>> download DabKick for iOS (free)
>> download Watch2Gether for Android (free)

Bond

Unlimited calls, email, Facebook, instant messaging, there are so many different ways to keep in touch. To navigate your way around them and ensure you do not lose touch with the people who are most important to you, Bond sends you an alert when they have not been contacted for a long time. For instance, you can simply configure your preferred means of contact depending on the time and frequency of the exchanges you want.

>> download the app for iOS (free)

Boyfriend Log

Despite all the attention and affection, it is not easy to know if your long-distance relationship is going to last. Could it be in a downward spiral? Are they really the right person for you? Boyfriend Log records your emotions and thoughts in a calendar using colors and icons. Enabling you to check how your relationship is developing at a glance.

>> download the app for iOS (free)

Shryne

If your love story has taken a turn for the worse, Shryne is there to comfort you. To ensure you no longer come across any messages or photos of your ex, while still keeping a trace of your good times, Shryne enables you to archive and index all your digital data linked to a contact. Text messages, emails, photos or videos, your exchanges with your ex will be “frozen” for a while to give your heart time to heal.

>> download the app for iOS (free)

published on 12.26.16
by The editorial team

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published on 12.26.16
by The editorial team

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