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10 Stories Not To Miss On GDI This Week


  1. We Meet The UK Startup With Ex-Match Exec Funding Building A WordPress For Dating Apps — We spoke to M14 Industries founder John Kershaw about his latest venture.
  2. Tinder Launches ‘Swipe The Vote’ Campaign To Help Young Brits Learn More About EU Referendum — The app has teamed up with Bite The Ballot to build an in-app game which asks UK users to answers questions about the UK and Europe.
  3. Twoo Founders Appoint Chief Operations Office As New CEO — Its current COO, Joost Roelandts  will commence his new role as Chief Executive from 1st July 2016.
  4. Agile Wings Expands Dating Portfolio With Acquisition Of Love Systems —The purchase marks the firm’s second big acquisition within the dating sector in the past six months.
  5. London-Based App Quinn Uses AI Tech To Create A Unique Profile-Building Experience — The app gets to know every user by asking them questions from a library of over 200.
  6. Tinder Under Fire In Norway Over ‘Unfair’ Terms & Conditions —Norwegian Consumer Council has accused the app of failing to fulfil its promises about the sharing and storing of its user data.
  7. EliteSingles Pushes Global Rebrand With Launch Of Revamped Australian Site — The site now uses its new company logo which it has rolled out globally over the past two months.
  8. A Day In The Life: Ilja Terebin, CEO of Mint — The dating app’s Chief Executive shares his best advice and productivity tips in our latest Day in the Life interview.
  9. MeetMe Celebrates Record Revenue Results For Q1 Of 2016 — The dating company recorded a 15% year-on-year increase in total revenue to $13.3m for the three months ending 31st March.
  10. How To Get All The Eyes On Your Dating App — An interesting new guest opinion article by Appnext’s VP of Advertising, Kobi Edelstein.


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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