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  • Zynga Exec Jumps Ship, Lands CEO Role At eHarmony

    Zynga Exec Jumps Ship, Lands CEO Role At eHarmony

    Jeremy Verba, a GM at social gaming company Zynga, has been appointed CEO and board member of online dating juggernaut eHarmony. At Zynga, Verba served as founding general manager of Treasure Isle, one of its top Facebook games. According to his LinkedIn profile, he was a member of Zynga’s executive staff since joining the company in December 2009. Prior to Zynga, Verba served as… Read More

  • RoundPegg, The eHarmony For Jobs, Not So Harmonious With eHarmony (Humor)

    RoundPegg, The eHarmony For Jobs, Not So Harmonious With eHarmony (Humor)

    When we recently wrote about a round of funding raised by RoundPegg, we dubbed it the ‘eHarmony for jobs’ in the article headline. eHarmony was none too pleased and actually wrote an email to us saying that the use of the name ‘eHarmony’ in such a manner could lead to genericization of the brand. Which tempts us to do it more often, of course. Anyway, we were almost… Read More

  • Flirtomatic reaches 3m users, out flirts Match and eHarmony in U.S. mobile

    Flirtomatic reaches 3m users, out flirts Match and eHarmony in U.S. mobile

    Mobile social network Flirtomatic (“the world’s number one flirting company”) today announced somewhat of a milestone: It’s passed the 3 million global user mark and, perhaps more noteworthy, recently surpassed 1 million users in the U.S. Furthermore, citing a study by the mobile media measurement firm Ground Truth, the London-based company says that over the summer… Read More

  • Flirtomatic Reaches 3m Users, Outflirts Match And eHarmony In U.S. Mobile

    Mobile social network Flirtomatic (“the world’s number one flirting company”) today announced somewhat of a milestone: It’s passed the 3 million global user mark and, perhaps more noteworthy, recently surpassed 1 million users in the U.S. Furthermore, citing a study by the mobile media measurement firm Ground Truth, the London-based company says that over the summer… Read More

  • Jajah Lands Deals To Give Love A Voice On Match.com, eHarmony

    Jajah Lands Deals To Give Love A Voice On Match.com, eHarmony

    VoIP startup Jajah has just scored major deals with eHarmony and Match.com, two of the web’s most popular dating sites, to provide online daters with semi-anonymous voice chat. The new features are part of Jajah’s ‘Platform for Dating’, which is also currently being tested on a number of other dating sites (though Jajah won’t name them, yet). The new feature offers… Read More

  • VirtualDatingAssistants.com Lets You Outsource Your Online Dating Life

    VirtualDatingAssistants.com Lets You Outsource Your Online Dating Life

    Although TechCrunch editor Michael Arrington recently posted an April Fool’s joke about hiring a matchmaker to find him a wife, matchmaking services are becoming an alternate (and pricier) way to find a mate (think Millionaire Matchmaker). For those guys who are looking to meet a lady but don’t have the time to devote to the due diligence, outsourcing the job is the obvious option. Read More