Grindr Creator Releases Blendr: Will Most Likely People Utilize The Random Hookup App?

Grindr Creator Releases Blendr: Will Most Likely People Utilize The Random Hookup App?

Today, the creator of Grindr keeps founded an innovative new application Blendr that replicates Grindr's template, with one crucial angle: it permits ladies to register, also.

Grindr creator and Chief Executive Officer Joel Simkhai states that Blendr, which launched regarding iphone 3gs and Twitter on September 8, isn't about hookups, but relationships.

"We've looked at social media and believed that it wasn't extremely social," Simkhai mentioned in an interview. "With Blendr, we are getting 'social' into social networking. You appear at fb and show points, nevertheless are unable to truly meet new people. With Blendr there won't be any better method to make brand-new buddies."

There is cause to be suspicious of Simkhai's reported purpose, considering that Grindr, which claims to be "quick, convenient, and discerning," is more dating site than social network. But Simkhai says that Blendr and Grindr don't have a lot of in accordance in terms of objective or reason: Blendr have "evolved from Grindr, they may be cousins," he says.

"Grindr is all about one interest, that is certainly being gay," Simkhai mentioned. "which is just one single certain interest. [For Blendr] we've introduced hundreds of interests . This can be a friendship application, this can be a conference app. Continue reading "Grindr Creator Releases Blendr: Will Most Likely People Utilize The Random Hookup App?"