He is said to have murdered the men between June 2014 and September last year at his home in Cooke Street, Barking.
Police did not initially link the deaths together, but launched a major investigation under the Homicide and Major Crime Command after Mr Taylor’s body was discovered, leading to Port’s arrest.
Two victims were robbed at knifepoint, in separate attacks, by a group of four men after making contact through the gay dating app.
It is believed that the same group of men were involved in both of the incidents.
" "I messaged most people fortunate enough to appear on my grid, and when that wasn't showing anyone new, I'd start messing about with filters to expand my reach," Court said.
Of the 1024 people he message, he got 436 responses.
In 2012, Grindr instigated a call to action for the U.
Stephen Port, 41, allegedly killed Anthony Walgate, Gabriel Kovari, Daniel Whitworth, and Jack Taylor by giving them a lethal overdose of the party drug GHB.
Port denies four counts of murder, four alternative counts of manslaughter, ten counts of administering a poison with intent to stupefy or overpower to allow sexual activity, seven counts of rape, and four counts of assault by penetration.
For the first time gay dating app Hornet and China-based app Blued have entered a global cooperation.
LONDON — Grindr wouldn't be the first social network you might think of using to run a political poll, but a blogger in Scotland has been contacting people on the gay dating app ahead of the UK general election to see what way they're going to vote.
Tom Court asked more than 1,000 people on Grindr in Scotland how they intend to vote in the upcoming election on May 7.
“We share a vision to bring gay apps outside of the first generation hook-up model, and into digital homes for the gay community.” “Gay apps have always been looked upon as siloed divisions of the same global community,” adds Christof Wittig, the CEO of Hornet.