10 Stories Not To Miss On GDI This Week

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  1. 10 Things We Learned At GDI London 2016 & Spotlight On Startups – GDI wanted to put together a list of some of the most interesting takeaways from the dating industry events.
  2. The Match Group Sees Impressive Q3 Results Following Increase In Paying Online Daters – The impressive results show profits to have jumped since this time last year.
  3. 5 Things We Learned From Didier Rappaport At Last Night’s Q&A Session – Rappaport tackled some huge questions such as how he views the online dating industry, the best ways to grow and where Happn is headed.
  4. Paktor Group Secures Massive $32.5m In Latest Funding Round – The round was co-led by venture capital firm K2Global and media company PT Media Nusantara Citra Tbk.
  5. The League Launches In Boston & Chicago With Preview Party For ‘Handpicked’ Top 500 Members – The invitation-only exclusive dating app founded by Amanda Bradford first launched in 2015 in San Francisco.
  6. Former Barcelona Keeper Victor Valdes Promotes New Dating App Hola Dating On Twitter – Hola Dating is a new mobile product out of Tramontana Ventures.
  7. Check Out The Photos From The GDI London Conference And Spotlight On Startups Event – All of the photos can be found on the GDI Facebook page.
  8. Snap Interactive Files Lawsuit Against Snapchat Over ‘Snap Inc’ Rebrand – Snapchat recently announced it was rebranding to Snap Inc., saying the company was “bigger than one app”.
  9. New Dating App Hey There Lets Your Friends & Family Be Your In-App Wingman – Working exactly how the name suggests, Wingers can choose matches for their friends and even coach them on how to word messages.
  10. You Could Be Paying 22% More To Acquire Subscribers In US Swing States – Apps could also be shelling out as much as 65% more to encourage subscriptions in deep-blue states, compared to those in deep-red states.

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