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But this is only the first step into the future of contextual mobile dating.
In a next step, a combination of motion, GPS and beacon location data is used to bring people together at festivals, colleges, malls, gyms and many more places,” he tells Tech Crunch.
“We see great potential in increasing the chances of a meet-up by passively connecting people in the right context on behalf of our Insta Connect feature.
If you and one of your matches are detected to be skiing in Arosa on the same day, both get notified and suggested a place to meet up.
Premium features are yet to come; for now the app is entirely free to use.
On the market expansion front, Blinq’s initial focus is German-speaking countries — with a plan to launch in Munich in Germany in January, followed by major cities in Germany and Austria.
These work with an in app feature called Insta Connect which lets users opt in to be notified if any of their dating matches or singles that fit their criteria happen to be hanging out at the same location.
Thus far Blinq has mostly rolled out the Bluetooth i Beacons in Zurich, as part of its pilot, and is still very much in a learning phase with the proximity technology.