• Why Millennials Will Swipe Left on Facebook's New Dating Service

    9 monthes ago - By Fortune

    On May 1, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the social networking site's foray into online dating. "There are 200 million people on Facebook who list themselves as single," Zuckerberg said at the F8 Conference in San Jose, Calif. " So clearly there's something to do here. "
    Within hours, stocks for Match Group-the parent company to OkCupid, Tinder, PlentyOfFish, and Match.com-had plummeted more than 20%. The Twittersphere was abuzz with speculation about Facebook's monopolization of online dating.
    For a moment, the end of the hookup app seemed imminent.
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