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SKOUT has received million in investment from Andreessen Horowitz and has been funded by early-stage investors including Jan Brandt, former vice chair of AOL; Jarl Mohn, founding president and CEO of Liberty Digital; and Hans Akerblom, founder and chair of Scandinavian Leadership AB.
The social discovery service, founded in 2005 to connect users on mobile devices, has posted better-than-anticipated financial results for the second quarter of 2016.
Skout capitalizes on its users' smartphone GPS technology to find someone near them while they're out and about.You can choose to chat, "flirt" via games, send private messages, be alerted when someone new is nearby, as well as see who is checking you out and adding you to their "Hot List." One of the first location-based dating applications developed, more than 5 million users have signed up for Skout since it launched in 2009 [source: Li].In May 2010, Skout launched the first i Pad app of its kind, revolutionizing dating for the mobile and digital age [source: Katims]." /Parents need to know that Skout is a flirting app used to meet and chat with new people.Skout is the global network for meeting new people.Skout apps are also available for the i Phone and i Pod Touch, as well as Android phones.If you think it's a little creepy to track people around you, you're probably in the minority.Skout says more than a million messages are sent to its users daily, and the app's average user spends 40 minutes a day using the service [source: Manninen].The typical Skout user is in his or her 20s, looking to flirt and have fun rather than have a serious relationship [source: Rosenbloom].Also, teens can't send pictures in private messages.They earn points for using the app and responding to ads.