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#LadiesChoice: Coffee Meets Bagel revamps its women-focussed dating platform in Singapore

The 'anti-Tinder', Coffee Meets Bagel wants to make it easier for women (and men) to find people who want a serious relationship 

Paktor bags US$10M to disrupt online dating in Japan and Korea

Singapore's answer to Tinder will also ramp up sales and marketing efforts in Indonesia and its O2O services in its 7 existing markets 

How gaming is increasingly fertile ground for online dating

Massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs) may be the new social frontier for an increasingly alienated digitalized generation 

Chinese Tinder-like Tantan rakes in US$32M Series C

The company recently came under fire when Larry Salibra revealed security flaws and censorship issues 

How the digital age is rewiring how we date

The first step of our love lives now begins on an app 

Chinese gaming studio buys majority stake in Grindr

The investment comes out of a country still grappling with society's acceptance of homosexuality 

It's a Match! Taru Kapoor is Tinder's first international country head

The popular dating app, which claims to have users in 196 countries, has announced its official launch in India 

The 4 most awful gaffes of 2015

Tinder's Sean Rad made international headlines with his pre-IPO interview disaster, but even that was not the worst blunder of 2015 

What not to do: 4 CEOs who badly messed up

CEOs can be polarising figures and such power can take a toll at times -- at work and in the media. Here are insights from top CEOs who ventured to the dark side this year 

11 apps to help you find love (or solace) on Single's Day

You don't have to fly solo on November 11 with the help of these dating platforms 

App Users of Asia: How my Tinder photo got me swiped right

e27 features a weekly story of users’ most unforgettable experience with their favourite app. This week, one user explains how he found his Tinder match 

40 brands that rock at word-of-mouth marketing

Word-of-mouth marketing is the buzzword on every company's mind. Learn how to leverage it for your company with this comprehensive guide 

Swipe up if you 'Super Like' someone on Tinder; only in Australia for now

Keep swiping left and right, but dating app Tinder wants you to swipe up too, with a special 'Super Like' token available for launch period 

Singapore dating app Paktor swipes right into a US$7.5M Series B

Paktor will use funds to bring in new blood and expand its presence in Asia, with a goal of hitting 15 million users by next year 

Chinese Tinder clone Tantan raises US$5 million in Series A

The round was led by Bertelsmann Asia Investments. Funding will be used to increase out-of-app, real life conversations 

Malaysia's Shoppr raises US$400K seed investment

The money will be used to ramp up development speed in order to increase engagement and interaction, as well as to hire talent 

Paktor raises Series A round; offers olive branch to competitors

On the same day Paktor announces its Series A round, the Founder shares a message of cooperation, not competition, with e27 

Wavoo wants to pull in one million users in less than a year

From the developer of controversial hook-up app TristUp, Wavoo is Indonesia's answer to Tinder