For me, there’s still a weird stigma attached to online dating, but I decided to put that aside (all for the sake of research! East Meet East is advertised as the “#1 dating site for Asian urban singles”.I can see how this is appealing, whether you’re Asian-American or someone who emigrated here later on in life (like me).Try searching our database and you will see instantly.3.Customized Matches every week, delivered to your inbox We know you’re busy, so we’ve done the hard work for you.”” Thus she went ahead and founded East Meets East.The New York-based service that is currently active in six cities in the U. Rather than Tinder, Tokioka describes it as a matchmaking service.We know what matters to Asian Americans when it comes to dating Our searchable profile options are like no other – because it’s completely catered to the Asian American community.We tell you the age at which the person arrived in the US, languages and dialects spoken, education, occupation and hobbies to help you pinpoint the perfect match.
There’s an innate understanding of a culture that isn’t often understood by Westerners (or at least not without some explanation).The company is working on artificial intelligence to help make matches more relevant.East Meets East is free for women, but men who want to join are charged per month.That’s to say that users find each other through shared likes, activities and interests and, if they like what they see, they can message the other person.It is geared towards ‘romance’ rather than ‘hooking up.’ The service is available on the web and an i OS app, with an Android app likely to come some point in early 2017.East Meet East is an Asian dating app for Asian & Asian American singles in North America and beyond.We have successfully connected many Asian & Asian American singles in the US, Canada, and other international cities and countries.And then, of course, there’s the relatability factor.I moved to the US in my early teens (oh hey, adolescence), and it was devastating to leave behind the friends I’d had since childhood. ” Hi, I’m Jen2 and I’m really bad at the dating game. We’re all so busy with our lives these days, from managing our careers to meeting social obligations, that trying to find time for ourselves is nearly impossible. So when I was asked if I’d like to try out East Meet East (an Asian dating site) and write a review1, I thought “What do I have to lose?