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(Riccardo and other Couchsurfing users quoted in this article asked to be identified by pseudonyms.) On the business front, the crowdsourced hospitality site has been experiencing a rough patch lately.After a controversial transition to a for-profit model in 2011, which brought million in funding in the past two years, growing pains have set in.Lindsell pretended to be a teenager and tried to set up a meeting with the girl, who was 13 at the time, after meeting her in a chatroom.He first tried to get her to telephone him and said if she found his voice odd it was because he was on cancer drugs.
Judge Richard Mc Gregor-Johnson told Lindsell, who was dressed in a green polo shirt and dark trousers: "Your actions stem from your own decisions and your own desires."He said: "Your obsession with young girls is a sexual obsession linked to an obsession about rape. No longer is it considered sad or weird to say you first met your partner digitally, a shift to the mainstream largely down to the success of one app: Tinder.Launched back in 2012, it burned into the spotlight and never swiped back, becoming a fixture on Home screens all over the world.In October, layoffs claimed an estimated 40 percent of the staff, and CEO Tony Espinoza announced his departure — giving an opening to competitors like Be Welcome and Hospitality Club.Although the company has initiated a doubling down on mobile, the experience of users like Riccardo might suggest another path to profitability. The almost decade-old Couchsurfing, which is available in 100,000 cities across the globe, is becoming the go-to hookup app for a certain class of young world travelers.