Posts Tagged ‘Tinder’

OkCupid Dating App Finds a CEO Match in Ariel Charytan

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based Match Group has found its match to lead OkCupid, the dating app that uses a high-tech algorithm to connect people based on deeper issues such as beliefs and interests.

“OkCupid provides a truly unique user experience based on helping

New Tinder Gold Premium Plan Helps Match Group Grow

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based Match Group is crediting Tinder’s new premium membership plan, Tinder Gold, with boosting its bottom line.

Match Group, which owns Tinder, OKCupid, and, said the Tinder Gold subscriptions increased sales 19 percent from last year, CNN Money reported.…

Peanut App Will Help DFW Moms Keep in Touch

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Michelle Kennedy spent five years working on dating apps from Badoo to Bumble so she knows what makes them appealing.

On Thursday, Kennedy was in Dallas to celebrate the North Texas launch of her latest geolocation-based app — Peanut.

These …

Dallas-based Nawkr Adds ‘Groups’ to its App

Posted by Lance Murray

Nawkr, the Dallas startup founded by Angel and Eric Armendariz, has expanded to include groups.

The smartphone app, which uses location-based technology to browse the profiles of people nearby who are similar to you. You can then browse those profiles …

Meeting People Can Be Awkward: Enter Nawkr

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

If you’re a curious sort of person, you might have experienced this situation: you’re out and about and you notice an interesting-looking stranger. Maybe he’s reading a book you enjoyed or designing something cool on his laptop. You want to …