31 Jul '11, 1am

Can money buy you love? Website that lets users bid hard cash for dates with 'attractive' users stirs up controversy

Can money buy you love? Website that lets users bid hard cash for dates with 'attractive' users stirs up controversy

Members of WhatsYourPrice.com can browse profiles and pictures, including those of scantily clad women in seductive poses, before making an online offer. View more photos CAN MONEY buy you love? A Singaporean-born entrepreneur has stirred up a huge controversy in the United States over several risque online dating businesses he created that promote the idea that money can buy one love. The latest of these: WhatsYourPrice.com, launched in March 2011, lets 'generous' members bid hard cash - between US$20 (S$24) and US$100 - for dates with 'attractive' users. Read the full report in this week's edition of The Sunday Times.

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/...

Tweets

Dating site set up by S’pore-born man draws flak: Would you pay up to US$1,000 for a date with an attractive wom...

Dating site set up by S’pore-born man draws fla...

sg.news.yahoo.com 31 Jul '11, 3am

WhatsYourPrice.com is a portal that allows "generous" members to bid for dates with "attractive" … Would you pay up to US$...

SG guy creates 'sugar daddy' website: Guys can pay to date #hotgirls

SG guy creates 'sugar daddy' website: Guys can ...

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 31 Jul '11, 5am

Entrepreneurship going overboard? STOMPer boyslikesgirls does not think it is socially responsible for this Singaporean gu...

Bing Users Are From Internet Explorer; Google Users From Firefox, Chrome & Safari

Bing Users Are From Internet Explorer; Google U...

searchengineland.com 29 Jul '11, 6pm

While almost 75% of Bing visitors in North America use Internet Explorer, only about 40% of Google’s search visitors use t...

Domain Tools That Are Worth Your Money

dotweekly.com 29 Jul '11, 5pm

Every day I use several domain name scripts, software, tools etc. and many of those cost money. So I thought I would share...

More Netflix Users Watch On Gaming Consoles, Hulu Users On Computers

More Netflix Users Watch On Gaming Consoles, Hu...

reelseo.com 29 Jul '11, 3pm

Netflix and Hulu are often compared to one another, because they both offer streaming television and movie content. But th...

Techie's love affair with tablet pays off

Techie's love affair with tablet pays off

straitstimes.com 30 Jul '11, 6am

ST MOBILE EDITOR ZURAIMIE ISMAIL STRAITS Times (ST) Mobile editor Zuraimie Ismail's love affair with mobile tablet devices...

Google TV Turns Off Users: Will Price Cut Save ...

searchenginewatch.com 29 Jul '11, 4pm

Upon launch, Google TV ambitiously aimed to combine search, television, the Internet, DVR, music, and apps. The one missin...

As Google+ Controversy Rages, Linden Lab Launch Social Profiles

As Google+ Controversy Rages, Linden Lab Launch...

searchenginewatch.com 30 Jul '11, 7am

Two weeks ago , when I first wrote about the problems with Google+ and identity/pseudonymity, some people misunderstood. T...

Sample Email I Contact End Users With

dotweekly.com 23 Jul '11, 1am

Here is an exact email that I use to contact end users for domain names I have for sale. This may not be right for you and...

Ex-Hwa Chong JC boy is behind new 'sugar daddy' website which lets men pay for a date with women

Ex-Hwa Chong JC boy is behind new 'sugar daddy'...

tnp.sg 31 Jul '11, 3am

US-based dating website WhatsYourPrice.com categorises its users into allow members to offer US$20 (S$24) to even US$1,000...

Video spoof of S'pore causes stir online

Video spoof of S'pore causes stir online

asiaone.com 02 Aug '11, 2am

SINdie founder Jeremy Sing, 34, told my paper he feels that Singaporeans are "mature enough to laugh at ourselves", especi...

Malaysian football fans hack Singapore website

Malaysian football fans hack Singapore website

asiaone.com 31 Jul '11, 9am

SINGAPORE - A Singapore website dealing with used cars - Singapore Cars Online - was hacked by a group of Malaysian hacker...

Bing’s Market Share Is Dependent On IE Users, R...

searchengineland.com 29 Jul '11, 2pm

Bing has very slowly grown its market share since its launch in 2009, but much of that usage comes from being the default ...

Google Rolls Out “Page Speed Performance” See H...

thedomains.com 31 Jul '11, 12pm

Two years ago we released the Page Speed browser extension and earlier this year the Page Speed Online API to provide deve...