Spark Networks SE is a global dating company with a portfolio of brands designed for singles seeking serious relationships. The deal increased Spark's global monthly paying subscribers to over 1 million. Initially launched in , ChristianMingle. The site serves singles who are looking to date and marry within the Christian faith. Christian Mingle has over 9 million registered members.
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Ashley Madison , or The Ashley Madison Agency , is a Canadian online dating service and social networking service marketed to people who are married or in relationships. It was founded in by Darren Morgenstern, with the slogan: "Life is short. Have an affair. The company received attention on July 15, , after hackers stole all of its customer data —including emails, names, home addresses, sexual fantasies and credit card information—and threatened to post the data online if Ashley Madison and fellow Avid Life Media site EstablishedMen. By July 22, the first set of customer names were released by hackers,  with all of the user data released on August 18,
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Woo Media was an online chat and video social network which offered a variety of interactive sites that provided live social entertainment through a computer or mobile device. Woo Media was created by Stephen Stokols , an American entrepreneur, technologist and executive in after a conversation with his sister about the difficulties using an online dating service. Previously, Stokols served as the Vice President of new revenue opportunities at BT Group where he was responsible for evaluating applications of browser-based voice and video technologies. Upon launching the website at TechCrunch40 in ,  the founding product, WooMe had an initial 1, users. The company broadened its focus over the past 5 years and, at the time of its sale, included additional websites of various interactive video experiences including one on one online chat experience WooMe.
Prior to the internet , it operated via dial-in. It was founded in , making it the oldest of the existing online dating sites. It is owned by Avalanche, LLC. Members would complete a questionnaire which consists of several multiple-choice items as well as some essay questions where users fill in more specific information about themselves, such as "What are your hobbies and interests?