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Sean Rad Takes Another Swipe as Tinder CEO
Tinder

Sean Rad Takes Another Swipe as Tinder CEO

CEO Christopher Payne was not deemed a good 'fit' for the popular dating app.
Ray Hennessey
Match, Tinder to Go Public
IPO

Match, Tinder to Go Public

Media conglomerate IAC is planning an initial public offering for The Match Group, which includes Match.com, OkCupid and Tinder.
This Startup Is Building a Tinder for Athletes
Online Dating

This Startup Is Building a Tinder for Athletes

Sportsbuddy helps users find partners for soccer, tennis and other sports and allows them to coordinate group sporting events.
Catherine Clifford
Is Dating Becoming Just Another Networking Opportunity for Entrepreneurs?
Networking

Is Dating Becoming Just Another Networking Opportunity for Entrepreneurs?

The dating startup boom mean dozens of new ways to find both romantic and business partners.
Kate Taylor
Tell Us: Would You Swipe Right for a Networking Opportunity?
Networking

Tell Us: Would You Swipe Right for a Networking Opportunity?

Meshly joins the ranks of startups that aim to be the Tinder of professional connections.
Laura Entis
Lyft Is Playing in Tinder's Sandbox
Lyft

Lyft Is Playing in Tinder's Sandbox

The ridesharing app is trying out a new feature that allows carpooling passengers to rate and message each other after a ride.
Catherine Clifford
Tinder's Sean Rad: 'Who We Are as a Company Isn't Necessarily About a Swipe'
Tinder

Tinder's Sean Rad: 'Who We Are as a Company Isn't Necessarily About a Swipe'

The president of the popular dating app hinted at the company's future.
Nina Zipkin
Why You Should Polarize Your Client Base Just Like an Online Dating Site
Customer Loyalty

Why You Should Polarize Your Client Base Just Like an Online Dating Site

Sites such as Farmers Only and Christian Mingle have a customer filter built right into the names.
John Brubaker
The Dating App That Refused Mark Cuban's $30 Million Buyout Offer Just Raised $7.8 Million in Funding
Funding

The Dating App That Refused Mark Cuban's $30 Million Buyout Offer Just Raised $7.8 Million in Funding

Cuban asked the three sisters behind the dating app if they'd sell it to him outright, but they refused.
Laura Entis
6 Dating Apps That Are Putting a Fresh Spin on Finding Love
News and trends

6 Dating Apps That Are Putting a Fresh Spin on Finding Love

With Valentine's Day upon us, here are some new and emerging apps that offer something different from popular services like Match.com, Tinder and OKCupid.
Nina Zipkin
Apple Breaks a New Record: Your Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Apple Breaks a New Record: Your Weekly News Roundup

The latest on Apple, Tesla and why your search for love may be putting your employer in cyber security danger.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Hinge, the Less Random Tinder, Raises $12 Million
Online Dating

Hinge, the Less Random Tinder, Raises $12 Million

While Tinder is 'a game to play with,' Hinge is 'a tool to meet people,' says CEO Justin McLeod.
Laura Entis
Former Tinder Employees Are Launching a Rival Dating App
Online Dating

Former Tinder Employees Are Launching a Rival Dating App

It's called Bumble, and it's being marketed as Tinder minus the creep factor.
Laura Entis
This Tinder-esque Dating App Allows Users to Swipe Right Based on a Potential Match's LinkedIn Bio
Online Dating

This Tinder-esque Dating App Allows Users to Swipe Right Based on a Potential Match's LinkedIn Bio

By invitation-only, startup The League positions itself as a dating network for 'high quality' professionals looking for ambitious partners.
Laura Entis