But there’s still room left for innovation in other markets, he says.
Which is why Ok Cupid is bringing location to the mix with the latest version of its mobile apps.
The app would allow users to connect with new people around them, not miles or states away.
However, there is also an "x country" setting in the Search Criteria page that allows travelling users to set up a date before getting to their destination.
What location-based ideas can be used to enhance your app or fuel your startup? Location-based apps/location-aware apps are apps that offer various services depending on user’s location as identified using GPS or data from the cell tower and Wi-Fi.
There’re several types of this kind of services out there: 1.
The bonus of Ok Cupid is that you can set up the feature to only send these broadcasts to people who are personality and interets matches for you in your location.Location-based search for various services and places: restaurants, time tables for public transport, health professionals.For example, Zomato location app lets you view menus, photos and reviews for restaurants nearby which is handy if you’re looking for a place to eat in a new city: 2.No problem, ‘app’ him up the next day to continue the conversation. Double The dating app as seen on Dragon’s Den, Double takes the awkwardness out of that first date by allowing you to bring a friend – even the profiles are plus one.Certainly more relaxed than an intense one on one – allowing for the fact that four people are organised enough to sync there diaries, which cancels me out. Happn While most apps are often seen as poor imitations of Tinder, Happn seems to be the one that’s created a niche of its own and by connecting you with people you ‘cross in the street’, it adds an element of real life fate to the impersonal world of virtual dating.