Liz Gannes

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Micro-Social Apps Team Up: Pair Acquires Cupple and Becomes Couple

Some consolidation happening in the private-mobile-apps-for-romantic-couples space — an idea that sounds nice, but is proving to be hard to grow. Tenthbit, which has a major $4.2 million in seed funding, acquired its competitor Cupple — which it cited as first to launch in the space — and changed its app’s name to Couple from Pair. Another competitor is Avocado.


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Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus