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10 Stories Not To Miss On GDI This Week


  1. Tinder Is Suing 3nder Over Name & Branding Similarities – The threesome app is being ordered to cease operations because of possible “confusion” between the two services.
  2. Four Dating Brands Join ODA As Regulatory Body Pushes Mobile Influence — Mobile startups Rendeevoo, HerSmile, Clocked and established player D8 Worldwide have joined as members.
  3. Apple Now Only Takes Two Days To Approve New Apps — Apple has shortened its review process, according to developers submitting apps to the store recently.
  4. Happn Hits 200,000 Users In India After One Week, Company In €40m Funding Talks — The company is very keen to push its presence in the market, seeing India as one of its “key” regions for growth.
  5. These Are The Best Locations For Senior Dating In The UK — New research by mature dating site Older-Dating.co.uk looks into the dating habits of senior singles across the nation.
  6. Twitter Relaxes 140 Character Limit So Pictures, Videos and @names No Longer Count — Twitter announced the plans saying it wants users to “be able to do even more” with their Tweets.
  7. Match Explores Dating Habits Of LGBTQ Singles In US With New Study — The dating company surveyed more than 1,000 US LGBTQ singles aged 18 to 70 about their dating lives.
  8. Maple Match Helps US Singles Fleeing Trump Find Love In Canada — The interesting new app was founded by Joe Goldman, a 25-year-old education researcher based in Texas.
  9. New French Law Saves Employees From Excessive Work Emails After Hours — The article aims to stop French companies with 50 employees or more emailing workers outside of normal hours.
  10. OkCupid Has Hired A New CEO — Former CEO of Oyster.com and entrepreneur Elie Siedman has just joined the public dating company.


Danielle White

Danielle is a Junior Reporter at Global Dating Insights. Originally from Reading, she has studied Multimedia Journalism at Bournemouth University and has a passion for writing and reporting. She enjoys travelling and likes to spend her free time socialising with friends and attending music events.

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