Monthly Archives: September 2019

I Played KFC”s Weird Colonel Sanders Dating Game So You Don”t Have To

Two weeks ago, KFC stunned video game fans by announcing a brand new game featuring the company’s mascot, Colonel Sanders. Things got even weirder when the game was revealed to be a dating simulator with Colonel Sanders as a valuable sidekick. I am still shocked to confirm that “I Love You Colonel Sanders: A Finger […]

Match.com sued by the FTC for false advertising, months after the dating site announced its fight against scams

Match Group, Inc., the parent company of Match.com, is being sued by the Federal Trade Commission for … [+] allegedly used fake accounts to coerce users into subscribing. 2015Getty Images The Federal Trade Commission announced on Wednesday that it is suing Match Group, the parent company of major online dating sites such as Match.com, OKCupid […]

KFC spices up the Colonel with a dating game, drawing horror and fun

KFC pitchman Colonel Sanders joins the dating scene, in the latest example of how brands are trying to woo new generations of consumers. The real-life Colonel Harland Sanders, known for wearing eyebrow-shaping glasses, a black western bow tie and snow-white hair, died in 1980 at the age of 90. The 67-year-old fast food chain’s iconic […]

And it’s a game! OkCupid CTO is redefining the dating game with Data science, CIO News, AND CIO

OkCupid is an online dating, friendship and social networking platform based in the United States and operating internationally. The company was founded by four Harvard mathematicians in 2004, who believed in the power of questions that can lead to meaningful connections. OkCupid claims to be the only dating app that runs on an algorithm that […]

Looking for love? Facebook is getting into the dating game

It wasn’t too long ago that you were laughed at if you told someone you were taking the online dating game – but attitudes have changed, and now even Facebook is getting in on the action. Now available in 20 countries (excluding New Zealand and Australia), Facebook Dating wants to become a matchmaker. With the […]