The Startup Roundup – 3rd April 2020

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Startup news this week:

  1. Kaimzz: Relation Matters – The app ensures matches are compatible with each other by virtually placing them in different dating scenarios to see how they would react.
  2. Quarantine Together: Get close even when you can’t be close – Users are helped to combat isolation by getting one match every evening for text conversations and video calls.
  3. Project brings New York singles together through blind video speed-dating – The project called ‘NYC Virtual Dating: Catch Feelings, Not COVID’ pairs residents for 15 minute video and audio calls.
  4. Speed Dater: UK’s Favourite Singles Events Site for Speed Dating – The company usually hosts offline events but has now moved to virtual dating during the current coronavirus outbreak.
  5. Simply Dating: Meet Beautiful Russian and Ukrainian Women – This site lets people meet matches all over the world without leaving their home.