News and Articles About Online Dating
The breach, which exposed the personal details of millions who signed up for the site with the slogan 'Life is short. Have an affair,' cost Avid Life Media more than a quarter of its revenue.
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The feminist dating app's opposition to traditional gender roles goes beyond who makes the first move.
3nder, the 'Tinder for threesomes,' scored some free media coverage with its campaign to get users to ship stinky socks to Tinder.
'Maple Match makes it easy for Americans to find the ideal Canadian partner to save them from the unfathomable horror of a Trump presidency,' the Maple Match website reads.
The company -- which owns multiple dating websites, including OKCupid, Tinder and Match.com -- said its average paid-member count increased 36 percent in the first quarter.
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'When we found out what Shannon was going through, we wanted to help and turn the experience into a positive one,' co-founder and CEO Sean Rad tells Entrepreneur.
'We both were trying to solve the problem of how do we use technology to get people to meet and connect in the physical world.'
Dating site customers are fickle, hard to please and will dump one site for another without explanation. Sort of like the worst person you've ever dated.
The company was originally going to be a dating site. Good thing co-founders Steve Chen, Jawed Karim and Chad Hurley listened to what their users had to say.
Looking back at the scandal surrounding the dating site for married people, the famed computer programmer wonders if anyone besides the CEO actually got laid.
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And great news -- entrepreneurs are considered sexy by members of both genders.
Chances are you, or someone you know, uses online dating sites or mobile apps.
The co-founder of Ohlala swears the transactions are all about making a real connection.
The move ends a feud between the dating site and a leading sexual health advocacy group.