Grindr Originator Launches Blendr: Might Female Utilize A Random Hookup Application?

Grindr Originator Launches Blendr: Might Female Utilize A Random Hookup Application?

Grindr, the extremely profitable, male-only location-based hookup facilitator for homosexual, bisexual and gay-curious guys, holds opted 2 million customers in two many years. Now, the originator of Grindr have actually founded a software Blendr that replicates Grindr’s template, with one crucial attitude: it allows girls to register, at the same time.

Grindr inventor and chairman Joel Simkhai says that Blendr, which demonstrated throughout the new apple iphone 4 and myspace on Sep 8, will not be about hookups, but friendships.

a€?we have actually checked social networking and believed it was not extremely private,a€? Simkhai mentioned in work meeting. a€?With Blendr, we’re putting a€?social’ into social networking. You appear at Twitter and you’ll express factors, nonetheless may not fulfill new people. With Blendr there will be no much better approach to help to make brand-new buddies.a€?

There clearly was cause to be questionable of Simkhai’s claimed objective, because Grindr, which pledges becoming a€?quick, convenient, and discreet,a€?