Posts Tagged: Momo

Chinese flirting app Momo reportedly targets December for US IPO

It’s no secret that Chinese flirty chat app Momo has been flirting with the idea of a US IPO for some time now. Back in May there were...

  • September 30, 2014
  • at 10:49 am
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Social media in China beyond WeChat and Weibo

Life beyond WeChat and Weibo: 15 niche social networks in China

They’re not meant to replace WeChat or Weibo – indeed, many of these specialist social apps integrate with the country’s top social ne...

  • August 6, 2014
  • at 9:58 am
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Chinese flirting app Momo shuts down its English version, which you didn’t know existed

Momo, the popular Chinese flirting app that recently crossed the 100 million download mark, has announced that it will shut down its inter...

  • June 18, 2014
  • at 4:56 pm
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7 must-read tech stories in China this week

More Chinese companies head West this week as Alibaba files for IPO and dating app Momo preps for its own.

  • May 11, 2014
  • at 6:17 pm
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Momo app linked to prostitution in China

Linked to prostitution, China’s favorite flirty chat app slammed by state media

Momo is China’s top chat-and-flirt app for connecting with people in your area. But some workers in the sex industry find it to be a great...

  • April 18, 2014
  • at 5:34 pm
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This menstruation calendar app just landed $15 million in funding, and it’s quickly turning into a social network for women

Meet You, a Chinese social lifestyle app for women, just announced that it received $15 million in Series B, reports Tencent Tech (hat-tip T...

  • January 16, 2014
  • at 8:05 pm
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China’s flirty Momo app quickly doubles user-base, now chats up 80 million people

China’s flirty Momo app quickly doubles user-base, now chats up 80 million people

The China-made find-and-flirt app Momo has reached 80 million registered users. It’s another big milestone for the app since it launch...

  • November 13, 2013
  • at 4:01 pm
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Avalable, a Facebook for Thai singles

At this rate, there won’t be any more singles left in Thailand soon! Dating app Noonswoon seems to be taking off, and now there’s anothe...

  • August 9, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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A Whole Lot of Flirtin’ Going On: Momo Reaches 50 Million Users

The China-made find-and-flirt app Momo has reached 50 million users. As revealed on Momo’s official Weibo page, the huge milestone com...

  • July 8, 2013
  • at 3:13 pm
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You appear to be trying to get laid. Would you like to check out this noodle restaurant?

A new update to Momo’s app for iOS heralds the arrival of the startup’s mobile advertising platform. But is it an awkward fit?

  • August 15, 2014
  • at 5:48 pm
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China’s top flirting app Momo passes 52 million active users, lets members rate each other

China's top flirting app released version 5.0 this week, adding a new user rating system that lets users rank their peers based on a 5-star,...

  • July 11, 2014
  • at 11:50 am
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WeChat and other messaging apps forced to ‘clean up’ as China’s latest web crackdown continues

China’s web crackdown in the past couple of months has been wide-ranging, extending from pornography to the spread of online rumors.

  • May 28, 2014
  • at 12:21 pm
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China's top flirting app reportedly prepping US IPO as value rises to $2 billion

China’s top flirting app reportedly prepping US IPO as value rises to $2 billion

China-made Momo is reportedly preparing a US IPO that could happen later this year.

  • May 9, 2014
  • at 5:19 pm
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Flirty Chinese chat app Momo passes 100 million registered users

Momo, the Chinese mobile social network, announced over the weekend that it has amassed over 100 million registered users. Of that group, 40...

  • February 10, 2014
  • at 2:18 pm
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Chinese high school students exposed to prostitution through WeChat

The latest scandal surrounding WeChat in China concerns one of the app’s defining features: ‘People Nearby’. Tapping this functi...

  • November 19, 2013
  • at 4:34 pm
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Momo dating app adds social gaming

On China’s Momo, you can now play games as you flirt

Chinese dating app Momo is the country’s biggest flirting app with over 50 million users. Now its users have one more way to bond with som...

  • November 5, 2013
  • at 9:01 pm
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NoonSwoon Helps Singles in Thailand Meet Their Match Through Facebook Friends

“All the single ladies (and gents), now put your hands up!” Alright, not to go too crazy with Beyonce’s song but if you’re single an...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Momo: With 40 Million Users, China’s Top Flirting App Adds Stickers, Virtual Currency, and VIPs

Momo, China’s top flirting and hook-up app, has updated to v4.0 on both iPhone and Android and added a bunch of new features – all o...

  • June 28, 2013
  • at 10:41 am
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