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Match Group Buys PlentyOfFish For $575M To Bag More Singles

A spot of consolidation in the online dating space today, with Match Group, the subsidiary of Tinder and OkCupid owner IAC, announcing it has agreed to acquire PlentyOfFish (POF) for $575 million in c

Plentyoffish CEO: We Were Hacked, Almost Extorted – So I Emailed The Hacker's Mom

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Two Companies That Said No To Social Media Scams

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Free Dating Sites Give Paid Sites A Run For Their Money

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/downtoearthlogo.png" class="shot2" /> <i>This post was written by guest contributor Mark Brooks, an analyst/consultant whose blog <a h

Niche Dating Sites Grow Steadily As Mainstream Ones Flail

This post was written by guest contributor Mark Brooks, an analyst/consultant whose blog Online Personals Watch summarizes the daily internet dating industry news. In the internet dating space, bigger

Jangl Powering Anonymous Phone Sex On PlentyOfFish

When it comes to connecting with new friends safely and privately, Jangl fits the bill. The “Social Communications Widget” lets you make calls, send SMSs, and leave voice mails without exp

Online Dating 2.0: Thirteen Sites To Find Love

Online dating is big business, drawing about 4 million U.S. Internet users daily in June 2006 (and 25 million monthly), and they spend a daily average of nearly 17 minutes each on these sites. That ad