San Jose: Facebook is going to introduce a new dating feature in the app.
Mark Zuckerberg, CEO Facebook, said that the company is looking to introduce dating service for people. He further elaborated that there is a huge market for dating service as around 200 million single people are present on the social network.
Mark Zuckerberg said that the company is significantly emphasizing on the user privacy. He said that confidentiality is the sensitive issue for people who utilize online dating platforms. Mark further added that it will be a good feature for our app users. He said that the feature is not just for casual hookups but, will be also helpful to find meaningful relationships.
Facebook is facing intense criticism from people for the latest data breach scandal. In addition, the scandal is also enforcing Cambridge Analytica to shut down its business.
Analysts believe that this move can give tough time to leading dating apps such as OkCupid and Tinder.