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‘All Discrimination Comes from Ignorance.’ Meet the Chinese Ex-Cop Creating a Global LGBTQ+ Community

TIME
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The ex-cop behind China’s largest gay dating app

AFP
2021-01-13/by bluecity
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China’s largest gay dating app Blued announces acquisition of Finka, pledges donation towards HIV prevention

CGTN
2020-11-25/by bluecity
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How a Chinese gay dating app blazed a trail to the US stock market

NIKKEI Asia
2020-10-16/by bluecity
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100 people transforming business — Ma Baoli

Business Insider
2020-09-10/by bluecity
20200826-Reuters

BlueCity, owner of China’s biggest gay dating app, buys lesbian platform

Reuters
2020-08-26/by bluecity
20200709-Bloomberg

Chinese LGBTQ Dating App BlueCity Shares Jump in U.S. Debut

Bloomberg
2020-07-09/by bluecity
20200709-South-China-Morning-Post

Founder of Chinese gay dating app Blued optimistic about overseas expansion after US listing

South China Morning Post
2020-07-09/by bluecity
20200709-Reuters

Chinese gay dating app BlueCity focused on Asia after IPO

Reuters
2020-07-08/by bluecity
20200630-Global-Dating-Insights

Blued Hosts Virtual Pride Event ‘#StayProud’

Global Dating Insights
2020-06-30/by bluecity
20200624-Broadway-World

Todrick Hall to Headline Virtual Pride Event #StayProud

Broadway World
2020-06-24/by bluecity
20200624-RADII

How a Closeted Police Officer Created the World’s Largest Gay Dating App

RADII
2020-06-24/by bluecity
20200617-TechCrunch

China’s gay dating app Blued eyes Nasdaq IPO to expand overseas

TechCrunch
2020-06-17/by bluecity
20200305-The-New-York-Times-Magazine

How a Dating App Helped a Generation of Chinese Come Out of the Closet

The New York Times Magazine
2020-03-05/by bluecity
2019.07.11-ANI

Blued launches India’s first anti-cyberbullying campaign for the LGTBQ community

ANI
2019-07-11/by bluecity
20190220-Hindustan-Times

Love is Love: How Blued is making finding love online easier for same-sex couples

Hindustan Times
2019-02-20/by bluecity
20180618-South-China-Morning-Post

Meet the ex-cop behind China’s largest Grindr-style gay dating app

South China Morning Post
2018-06-13/by bluecity
20180613-Inkstone

The world’s most popular gay dating app is made in China

Inkstone
2018-06-13/by bluecity
201801-Open-for-Business

Open for Business, strengthening the economic case

Open for Business
2018-01-10/by bluecity
20171201-CGTN

Gay social networking app helps raise HIV/AIDS awareness in China

CGTN
2017-12-01/by bluecity
20170516-Attitude

“A BOLT FROM THE BLUED: HOW THE WORLD’S MOST POPULAR GAY APP TRANSFORMED THE LIVES OF QUEER MEN IN CHINA”

Attitude
2017-05-16/by bluecity
20161216-The-New-York-Times

Building a community and an empire with a gay dating app in china

The New York Times
2016-12-16/by bluecity
20150524-Forbes

This Chinese Policeman Built The World’s Top Gay Dating App, Now He Wants More International Users

Forbes
2015-05-24/by bluecity
20150129-The-Economist

An ex-cop’s connection: A former policeman helps gay people find partners

The Economist
2015-01-29/by bluecity
20050108-Reuters

China dating app helps gay men banish the blues – and AIDS

Reuters
2015-01-08/by bluecity
20141210-Bloomberg-Businessweek

World’s Largest Gay Dating App, Born in China, Now Attracts Global Investors

Bloomberg Businessweek
2014-12-10/by bluecity