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Grouper users no longer have to wait for a date with iPhone app launch

Meet the 10 startups presenting today at the ER Accelerator demo day in New York

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The Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA), a NYC-born accelerator founded in Summer 2011, has just concluded its fourth demo day following 10 presentations from the 10 startups in its winter class. Here’s what you need to know about the 10 young companies demoing today: 1. Acquaintable Acquaintable claims it is “Bringing the Social Graph to Online Dating.”...
Meet the 10 startups presenting today at the ER Accelerator demo day in New York

How online ruined dating ... forever

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From OkCupid to Match.com, Grindr and Tinder, dating just isn't what it used to be. FORTUNE -- It was iconic 80's rocker singer Pat Benatar who popularized the phrase "love is a battlefield." But it has been the ubiquity of the mobile Internet that realized it. A few weeks ago,...
How online ruined dating ... forever

3 million people have now backed a Kickstarter project

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Today, the crowd funding and product juicing site Kickstarter announced that, as of yesterday, 3 million people had backed a project on the site. The announcement comes after its launch in the UK on October 31st. Kickstarter has currently launched 78,497 projects and raised $362M in ‘successful’ donations. There are...
3 million people have now backed a Kickstarter project

The Newsstand App On Your iPhone Isn't So Useless Anymore (AAPL)

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The Newsstand app on your iPhone or iPad typically goes unused unless you have a lot of news apps and magazines designed specifically for it. But if you're an organization freak or just want to utilize the empty space, try this neat trick to fill up your Newsstand app with...
The Newsstand App On Your iPhone Isn't So Useless Anymore (AAPL)

VC Reveals The 'Most Sought After Startup Deals Right Now'

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Many startups are having a difficult time convincing investors to give them money right now. But as any investor will tell you, the best startups are having no problem getting funding. So, which new companies are attracting VC dollars in droves? "Tinder and Wanelo are the most sought after deals...
VC Reveals The 'Most Sought After Startup Deals Right Now'

Bang With Friends Goes Mobile With Apps For iPhone And Android

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Bang With Friends (BWF), the social network that helps enable sexual encounters with your Facebook friends, released new apps for iPhone and Android this week. Now users of the popular service can see who's "down to bang" on the go. New to the app also adds ability to hang out with...
Bang With Friends Goes Mobile With Apps For iPhone And Android

Kickstarter Record Breaker, USA Underwear Maker Flint And Tinder Gets $850K Seed Round From Zappos' Tony Hsieh, Lerer And David Tisch

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Hold on to your pants: the rush to fund innovative fashion companies that are building out their businesses online continues apace. Flint and Tinder, a maker of premium, made-in-the-USA men’s underwear that first had its debut on Kickstarter, has now raised a seed round of $850,000 from an impressive list of...
Kickstarter Record Breaker, USA Underwear Maker Flint And Tinder Gets $850K Seed Round From Zappos' Tony Hsieh, Lerer And David Tisch

50M Matches Strong, Hot Mobile Dating App Tinder Is Ready To Go Global, And Move Beyond Flirting

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Digital dating is nothing to scoff at; it’s a big business, and it’s changed a lot of lives — mostly for the better. Yet, while dating has seen enormous progress during the Digital Era, there’s still a lot garbage out there, and the space is still mostly dominated by a...
50M Matches Strong, Hot Mobile Dating App Tinder Is Ready To Go Global, And Move Beyond Flirting

Renewing faith

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What do you do when you’ve lost faith? Perhaps it’s lost faith in your religion, in the spiritual practices that once brought you comfort.. Perhaps it’s lost faith in your community, in the people around you that once inspired you. Perhaps it’s lost faith in yourself, looking in the public...
Renewing faith
Happy Valentine's Day: Top Dating Apps For iPhone, iPad And Android

With New Social App Swoon, People Discovery Is a Thumb-Flick Away

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And like that, it’s as easy as a flick of the thumb to decide on turning a virtual relationship into a face-to-face meeting. I’m talking about Swoon, a new, real-world, Android-based discovery app, created by the social company Tagged, which launched on Friday morning. The concept is about as simple...
With New Social App Swoon, People Discovery Is a Thumb-Flick Away

10 Apps To Make Sure You're Not Alone On Valentine's Day (AAPL)

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Lonely of the world - fear not! If you're feeling unloved right now and have no one special in your life, then yeah, there's an app for that. In fact, there are ten apps for that.OKCupid A mainstay of the dating scene, OKCupid has been connecting people since it was...
10 Apps To Make Sure You're Not Alone On Valentine's Day (AAPL)
Meet the 28-Year-Old CEO of Bang With Friends

Sorry, But This 'Snapchat' Song Is Your New Jam

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Nice granite countertops. Instagram has its own Fat Joe joint, and now Snapchat has its very own eponymous theme song. It’s from a group called Jump Smokers, featuring DaOutsidaz and Jamie Drastik, and you will never, ever be able to get the chorus–”Snapchat, baby girl, gimme Snapchat”–out of your head...
Sorry, But This 'Snapchat' Song Is Your New Jam

Coffee Meets Bagel launches its dating service in Chicago, DC and LA after passing 640K matches

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Coffee Meets Bagel, an online dating service which sends users just one “match” everyday at noon, appears to be doing quite well at the moment: one year in, the service has passed 640,000 matches and is launching in Chicago, DC and LA with a couple of new features. Originally only...
Coffee Meets Bagel launches its dating service in Chicago, DC and LA after passing 640K matches

There Is Now A Socially Acceptable Way To Call Someone Ugly Or Attractive, And It's Sweeping College Campuses

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A new dating app called Tinder was recently brought to our attention. A "normal" person at Business Insider told us about it, and said all of her roommates and college-age friends use it. A few have found dates on it. (By "normal," we mean someone who isn't gadget obsessed, and...
There Is Now A Socially Acceptable Way To Call Someone Ugly Or Attractive, And It's Sweeping College Campuses
You're not gonna Like it: Facebook's new search struggles with the real world

Normal, Non-Geeky People Are Running Rampant On A New Dating App, Tinder

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Today, one of our "normal" colleagues approached us about a new app all of her college-age friends and roommates use. It's called Tinder. (By "normal," we mean a non-gadget-obsessed person who isn't an early adopter of new technology) Tinder is a simple dating app that anonymously finds out who likes...
Normal, Non-Geeky People Are Running Rampant On A New Dating App, Tinder

After Convincing 5,578 People To Buy His Underwear On Kickstarter, Jake Bronstein Almost Walked Away

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When Jake Bronstein posted his first Kickstarter campaign, he wasn't expecting much. He set up a $30,000 goal on the crowdfunding site. He just wanted to test the waters and see if his idea for a made-in-America underwear company had any legs. It did. After 30 days, Bronstein's concept, Flint...
After Convincing 5,578 People To Buy His Underwear On Kickstarter, Jake Bronstein Almost Walked Away

Booting Up: PayPal is 'Kinda Thinking About' Using Bitcoin

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Googlers? (Photo: ConferenceBike) The bizarre tale of Google’s takeover of Provo’s fiber network is getting even weirder. The search giant billed the Utah city $500,000 to locate where the wires are hidden since the company that installed them didn’t keep proper records of where they were buried. [Ars Technica] Matthew Keys,...
Booting Up: PayPal is 'Kinda Thinking About' Using Bitcoin
How An App That Helps Gay Men Hook Up Changed How You Use Your Phone

T-Minus one week until Glimpse shakes up social discovery

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This sponsored post is produced by Glimpse. In April, we announced the return of Glimpse: The social discovery conference to San Francisco, and this week the near-final lineup was announced. On Wednesday, June 12, many of the leading names in social discovery will take the stage at the Bently Reserve to uncover what social discovery...
T-Minus one week until Glimpse shakes up social discovery

Hugely Popular Dating App Tinder Just Launched A New Killer Feature

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Tinder, the extremely popular iPhone dating app, just launched a new matchmaking feature. Matchmaker allows users to create a match between any two of their Facebook friends for any reason. Once the couple has been matched the two friends can then chat in Tinder without sharing contact information, unless they choose...
Hugely Popular Dating App Tinder Just Launched A New Killer Feature

TNW Hack Battle Day 1: Here are some of the best hacks so far

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We’re here in Amsterdam for TNW Europe 2013, and what’s a better way to kick things off than with a massive hackathon? The main conference begins tomorrow, but the Hack Battle is already in full force. We’ve invited 100+ developers together for 36 hours of non-stop coding, heaps of free...
TNW Hack Battle Day 1: Here are some of the best hacks so far

Tallygram, OKCupid's Foray Into Friend Finding On Facebook, Hits The Deadpool

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Tallygram, a Facebook-based friend finding app created by dating site OKCupid, has shut down, saying that the community never grew large enough to sustain the site. Tallygram, which originally billed itself as “a better way to surf Facebook,” first opened for business in November 2012. Now the site, in a...
Tallygram, OKCupid's Foray Into Friend Finding On Facebook, Hits The Deadpool

Tinder: Finding Traction On Campuses, Hatch Labs' New Dating App Makes It Easy To Break The Ice

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Regardless of what you think about digital dating sites, they encourage us to close our computers and get out there and meet new people. In short, they bring people together. The problem is, of course, that there are infinite variations on social and mobile dating, from compatibility engines and social,...
Tinder: Finding Traction On Campuses, Hatch Labs' New Dating App Makes It Easy To Break The Ice

APP WATCH: Tinder, a New Take on Hot-or-Not

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Tinder is a free flirting app for the iPhone that launched in September last year and is starting to catch on quickly. Here's a look at one of the faster-growing apps on the Apple App Store....
APP WATCH: Tinder, a New Take on Hot-or-Not

Dating Apps: They're A Sausage-Fest, Flurry Finds

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Like a terrible San Francisco tech party in a poorly lit SOMA bar filled with awkward khaki- or T-shirt clad guys, men outnumber women by almost 2:1 in dating apps, mobile analytics startup Flurry found. They ran an analysis on the 20 top dating apps, which had about 17...
Dating Apps: They're A Sausage-Fest, Flurry Finds

Hookup app Tinder wants to change its image

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The mobile dating game that lets you rate people by their looks is trying to shift into a tool for business networking. By Daniel Roberts FORTUNE -- Nope. Nope. Nope. YES! Nope... That might be your thought process while using Tinder, a mobile app that offers up photos of people...
Hookup app Tinder wants to change its image
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?