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The Meet Group Reaffirms its Commitment to Industry Leading User Safety

Posted by fidest press agency su domenica, 16 giugno 2019

The Meet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEET), a leading provider of interactive livestreaming solutions, today reaffirmed its commitment to industry leading user safety for its more than 15 million monthly active users.The Meet Group makes user safety a top priority, devoting more than 45% of its entire workforce to regulating the content of its apps. The Company employs a variety of human and technological filters to monitor all visual content. The Meet Group has also developed a proprietary textual-monitoring threat detection system that programmatically detects possible safety issues and alerts its safety team of potential abuses.The Meet Group has a zero-tolerance policy for abusive behavior among its users and encourages its members to report abuse, with a simple, one-click reporting feature. Users on its popular Live feature can appoint other users as “Bouncers” to help moderate their broadcasts. The Company removes more than 3,000 user profiles per day as part of its content review process. The Meet Group also provides its users with various privacy-setting options that allow them to manage who can see their profile and make contact with them. The Meet Group also allows its users to block specific profiles entirely.
As part of its safety commitment, The Meet Group promptly and proactively reports instances of abusive behavior and inappropriate content posting to the proper authorities. In addition, the Company promptly and proactively reports potential safety issues (such as self-harm or potential suicidal behavior) to local authorities.
The Meet Group screens new daily registrants against databases of known sex offenders in the United States and regularly screens all active users against these same lists, blocking registrations and activity from known sex offenders.
The Meet Group has taken numerous steps to educate its users about the dangers of online activity, and in particular, the potential dangers of meeting a stranger in person. The Company prominently displays safety messages to every new user of its mobile apps. The Meet Group never pinpoints users on a map, or gives their exact locations.The San Francisco City Attorney said The Meet Group’s safety and privacy practices “set an industry standard for all social networks at a time when they are increasingly accessed through mobile devices.”The Meet Group also participates proactively in industry safety efforts, including serving on the members group of the Family Online Safety Institute alongside representatives of the largest global technology companies.

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The Meet Group to Speak at RTC and CHina CHat Conferences

Posted by fidest press agency su domenica, 9 settembre 2018

The Meet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEET), a public market leader in the mobile meeting space, announced today that CFO, Jim Bugden and SVP of Engineering, Richard Friedman will speak at RTC September 7-8, 2018 and newly appointed VP of Livestreaming, Lauren Hallanan, will speak at CHina CHat September 20-21, 2018. RTC, also known as Real Time Web Solutions Conference, explores the countless ways companies are expanding their footprints through the use of real-time communications. The event will take place at The Great Wall Hotel in Beijing, China where Bugden will present on the social-entertainment trends in North America on Friday, September 7 at 2:30 pm and Friedman will keynote on the main stage at 9:30 am on Saturday, September 8.”I am very excited by the opportunity to talk about our video use case in front of this audience who helped create the standards that make it possible,” said Friedman. “We could not have scaled from one US application to four global brands without this technology.”
CHina CHat is a 2-day conference dedicated to WeChat and China digital marketing for international companies and is located at The Place in Shanghai, China. Hallanan is scheduled to participate in a panel discussion and host a break out session focusing on the influencer marketing industry in China on Friday, September 21.“CHina CHat attracts hundreds of the top minds in China’s social media and tech industries,” said Hallanan. “I’m looking forward to strengthening relationships and making new connections. It will be a great opportunity to share the growth of The Meet Group with the China community.”Before joining The Meet Group, Hallanan worked as a livestreaming consultant for The Meet Group giving an insider’s perspective on the growth and success of Momo and other Chinese livestreaming applications. Hallanan was also a top streamer on a number of Chinese platforms from 2016-2017 when she lived in Beijing, China. In her new position, Lauren will continue to advise on product and also manage external outreach related to the company’s livestreaming platform.

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The Meet Group Announces Launch of Live Video on Lovoo in Austria

Posted by fidest press agency su venerdì, 18 Maggio 2018

The Meet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEET), a public market leader in the mobile meeting space, today announced the launch of live video on its Lovoo app in Austria. “We are thrilled to bring live video to Lovoo,” said Geoff Cook, Chief Executive Office of The Meet Group. “We’ve been building our video platform for more than a year-and-a-half, and we are pleased to bring this compelling product to Lovoo’s European audience. Lovoo is our largest app by daily active users, providing a meaningful opportunity for us to continue to grow video revenue.
“Since launching Live in Austria yesterday, we’ve already seen 15% of users engage with the product, a level comparable to what we had seen in the early days after launching Live on our MeetMe app,” continued Cook. “As I’ve indicated previously, we plan to follow our Austrian rollout with an expansion to France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and Switzerland on a country-by-country basis throughout the second half of 2018, with France expected to launch next in June.“Our progress growing live video monetization continues to be strong. We look forward to bringing the benefits of our compelling product roadmap to our entire user base.”
The Meet Group (NASDAQ: MEET) is a portfolio of mobile social entertainment apps designed to meet the universal need for human connection. We leverage a powerful live-streaming video platform, empowering our global community to forge meaningful connections. Our primary apps, MeetMe®, LOVOO®, Skout®, and Tagged®, keep millions of mobile daily active users entertained and engaged and originate untold numbers of casual chats, friendships, dates, and marriages. Our apps, available on iPhone, iPad, and Android in multiple languages, use innovative products and sophisticated data science to let our users stream live video, send gifts, chat, and share photos. The Meet Group has a diversified revenue mix consisting of in-app purchases, subscription, and advertising, and we have offices in New Hope, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Dresden, and Berlin. For more information, visit, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.

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