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The Startup Roundup – 19th October 2018

Dating Startups

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Startup news this week:

  1. FeelingsLink Offers Mashup of Online New Generation Dating and Social Networking Website – This social networking platform aims to connect people and create new friendships or romantic relationships.
  2. Dating Startup Betterhalf.AI Raises $500,000 In Seed Funding – The new capital will be utilised in building AI capabilities and investing further in innovative technology and talent.
  3. LMDating has launched for Chinese Singles with Busy Schedules – Users are connected with a professional dating expert who helps match them with new partners.
  4. Relationship A.I. is revolutionizing the way daters make decisions – Singles are managing 2-6 apps at a time; Relationship A.I. helps people track and process their love life from first message to relationship. Open seed round.
  5. World Chess Launches Chess Dating App – From the owners of hookup app Pure, Mates uses dating and geo-location technology to find and connect new chess opponents.
  6. JWed Doubles Down on Its Jewish-Only Mission – Only Jewish singles are allowed on JWed so all new members are screened for authenticity and are actively removed if they don’t meet the criteria.
  7. Blindfold: Wanna Play? – Blindfold enables users to instantly break the ice and play fun games that will help them get to know their match in a fun and easy way.

Dominic Whitlock

Dominic is the Editor for Global Dating Insights. Originally from Devon, England he achieved a BA in English Language & Linguistics from The University of Reading. He enjoys a variety of sports and has a further passion for film and music.

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