Grindr Creator Launches Blendr: Might Ladies Utilize Random Hookup App?

Grindr Creator Launches Blendr: Might Ladies Utilize Random Hookup App?

Grindr, ab muscles profitable, male-only location-based hookup facilitator for homosexual, bisexual and gay-curious men, likes registered 2 million customers in two years. These days, the creator of Grindr possess launched another software Blendr that replicates Grindr's template, with one essential angle: enables lady to join up, furthermore.

Grindr originator and Chief Executive Officer Joel Simkhai says that Blendr, which based from brand new iphone and fb on September 8, is not about hookups, but relations.

a€?we need examined social network and thought that it was not excessively private,a€? Simkhai talked about in work interview. a€?With Blendr, we are putting a€?social' into social media. Your show up at fb and you can show factors, however can not undoubtedly meet new people. With Blendr there will not be any benefit method to produce current friends.a€?

There is certainly cause to be skeptical of Simkhai's mentioned reason, given that Grindr, which pledges getting a€?quick, convenient, and discerning,a€? ...