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In 2014, the app got angel funding from GSR Ventures, and the next year landed millions of US dollars of pre-A financing led by IVP, SOSVentures, and Linear. Picking up the “swipe” feature from Tinder, users swipe left for “nope” and right for “aloha” to get matched with other nearby men.
Aloha, Blued’s major rival in China, is especially known for its friendly UI design for photo sharing, making it more than a dating app with Tinder and Instagram-like features rolled into one.
For the growth of the live streaming sector in 2016, Blued ranked the 13th among all the Chinese apps (of all verticals) which had live streaming features, according to a Cheetah Global Lab’s report released earlier this year.
However, there’s one thing that the app needs to be more mindful for the live streaming feature: Zank, Blued’s past rival, got closed down (in Chinese) by the authorities in April due to its explicit content during live streaming and has yet to re-open.
Blued boasts over 27 million registered users, about 20% of which are overseas users, according to its official website.
The China-born app is ambitiously eyeing overseas market in particular.
It has opened offices in Europe and Southeast Asia, covering over 190 countries and regions, and is available in 11 languages.
Founded by a team of gay women, the startup launched in 2012, and the app came out in 2013. Its 34-minute mini-movie, Aloha is a social networking app designed for gay men.It’s worth noting that Les Park’s parent company also rolled out an LGBT “marriage service” app, Queers, a networking app for gay and lesbians to find partners for sham marriages or “marriages of convenience.” Rolled out in December 2012, the L is one of the major lesbian location-based dating apps in China.It’s interesting to note that the L has also produced its own web drama to bring in more users just like LESDO.However, the basic Bluetooth protocol does not support this relaying - the host software of each device would need to manage it.
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