(Wolfe and Tinder have since settled their lawsuit, and Mateen is no longer with the company.) Wolfe’s current venture is Bumble, a self-proclaimed feminist dating app where women have to make the first move.
Users swipe left (or “no”) and right (or “yes”) on profiles of potential partners.
Are there other ways you think gender roles play out in dating apps?
For young women right now, we work crazy hours, and we’re busy, and we’re exhausted, and we’re also motived and ambitious.
The story behind it is actually very serendipitous.
In the eight months since its launch, Bumble reports to have ballooned to over 500,000 users, whom the company said spend an average of 62 minutes per day in the app.
On 15 December 2008, James Limm, Managing Director of Jelsoft, posted the v Bulletin 4 Series Development Update with significant differences from the August announcement.
We have some very exciting plans for Businessballs.
Initially, it was designed solely as a rewrite of UBB, in PHP using My SQL, and was meant only for their own forum.
However, as time progressed, it proved to be a complete rewrite.
Kevin Sours, Don Kuramura, and Ray Morgan took Darby's place as lead developer, product manager, and general manager, respectively.