ARTICLE TOP ADStep aside LinkedIn, there’s a new player in the professional social media game. LinkedIn was first established in 2002, and since then has had little to no competition, that is until recently. Ex-Tinder employee Ryan Ogle, has co-founded and launched a new app called Ripple. This mobile-only platform is meant to be the Tinder for professional networking. Instead of swiping potential partners, you can now swipe through potential business partners.