The Startup Roundup – 7th September 2018

Dating Startups

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Startup news this week:


  1. Offers Brand New Matchmaker Service Free for a Limited Time – is famous for offering an exceptional local dating experience.

  2. Ranks Top 3 Countries for Meeting Single Muslims – According to, the USA, South Africa and the UK have the most single Muslims eligible for online dating.

  3. Browser Changes the Dating App Game Through the Power of Geolocation – A 100-yard geo-fence is created around users if they’re in a location for three minutes, to show potential matches in the immediate vicinity.

  4. LoveBlock ICO (DDD Token): Blockchain For Online Dating Security? – The platform improves security and increases engagement by decentralizing the dating process.

  5. RealBlackLove Dating App Opens Equity Funding Round – RealBlackLove is for relationship-focused black singles and is looking to raise another $184,600.

  6. Lists Top 3 Countries with Plenty of Users Looking to Date a Cowboy – The USA, Canada and South Africa have the most amount of users on the website.

  7. Elegant Introductions™ Matchmakers Seek to Improve the Dating Scene Through Collaboration – Worldwide Matchmaker will be a centralized database where matchmaking companies of any size can share their resources.