Pickle is described as 'Different friends for different occasions. For making friends individually one by one, requests come in and you make an offer' and is a Social Network in the Social & Communications category. There are seven alternatives to Pickle for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, Online / Web-based, Android, iPad and Blackberry 10. The best alternative is Meetup, which is free. Other great apps like Pickle are Get Together (Free, Open Source), Bumble (Free), Surreal (Free) and uLouder (Free).
Helps groups of people with shared interests plan meetings and form clubs in local communities around the world. Joining an existing meetup is free. However each meetup group can charge dues. The mobile applications are free.
Bumble connects you to people around you. After two people mutually opt in by swiping right, they're added to each other's 'hive' of connections. The woman has to say something first within 24 hours or the connection disappears forever.
uLouder is a simple way to reach out to people around you. uLouder fills the gap with others nearby, connecting you with new people and friends surrounding you. - Have an urgent matter? Share it and get help from people around you.
citysocializer is the local, social life app to do more of the things you like with people going out around you. A place that combines having fun with new people offline, and a place to stay in touch with them online as your new network grows.