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Jun 22, 2016, 07:30 ET SKOUT Survey Reveals the Benefits of Dogs in the Workplace

June 24 is Pet Sitters International's Take Your Dog To Work Day®, and according to a new survey by SKOUT, nearly half of people (46%) think...


Jun 20, 2016, 03:00 ET SKOUT bliver lanceret på dansk for at betjene den voksende brugerskare i Danmark

SKOUT, som er en førende global app, der hjælper dig med at møde nye mennesker og udvide din sociale omgangskreds, har i dag annonceret, at appen nu...


Jun 20, 2016, 03:00 ET SKOUT wprowadza polską wersję, aby zapewnić dostęp do aplikacji rosnącej liczbie użytkowników w Polsce

SKOUT, wiodąca na świecie aplikacja umożliwiająca poznawanie nowych osób i poszerzanie grona znajomych, informuje, że dostępna jest już polska wersja....


Jun 20, 2016, 03:00 ET SKOUT lanserer norsk versjon for sin voksende brukermasse i Norge

SKOUT, den verdensledende appen som hjelper deg med å møte nye folk og utvide ditt sosiale nettverk, kunngjorde i dag at appen nå er tilgjengelig på...


Jun 07, 2016, 07:15 ET SKOUT'S National BFF Day Survey Reveals Nearly Half of People Have a Best Friend They Met Online

To celebrate National Best Friends Day (June 8, 2016), SKOUT, the global app that helps you meet new people and expand your social circle, recently...


Apr 27, 2016, 07:15 ET SKOUT Celebrates Real Life Superheroes on National Superhero Day

Superheroes are typically fictional characters who heroically save the day, but SKOUT, the global app that helps you meet new people and expand your...


Apr 01, 2016, 07:30 ET It's National Humor Month! SKOUT Reveals The Power of Laughter In Your Profile Photo

Studies have shown that laughter is good for your health and happiness, and laughing with friends is even better for you than laughing alone. Today,...


Mar 11, 2016, 11:30 ET SKOUT Partners With SF-Marin Food Bank to Serve 20,000 People Facing Hunger

SKOUT, the San Francisco-based global app that helps you meet new people and expand your social circle, is marking the occasion of National Potato...


Mar 10, 2016, 11:00 ET SKOUT Celebrates "National Potato Chip Day" With Survey Results Revealing What Your Favorite Flavor Says About You

America's favorite snack has its own day of recognition on March 14 with National Potato Chip Day. SKOUT, the global app that helps you meet new...


Feb 15, 2016, 07:15 ET SKOUT Celebrates "Random Acts of Kindness Week" With Surprising Survey Results About How Kind We Are

This week is Random Acts of Kindness Week, and to celebrate, SKOUT, the global app that helps you meet new people and expand your social circle,...


Feb 02, 2016, 07:15 ET SKOUT's International Online Friendship Day Survey Reveals 3 out of 4 People Have Online Friends They Haven't Met In Real Life

Tomorrow marks the second annual observance of International Online Friendship Day, a moment to recognize the role online friends play in an...


Dec 14, 2015, 07:15 ET SKOUT New Year's Survey Reveals 2016 Trends and How Friends Can Help You Stick to Resolutions

'Tis the season for making New Year's resolutions so SKOUT, the global app that helps you meet new people and expand your social circle, recently...


Oct 13, 2015, 07:15 ET Skout's Halloween Survey Debunks the Myth That Black Cats are Bad Luck

Black cats are a classic symbol of Halloween, and as the holiday approaches, Skout, the global app that helps you meet new people and expand your...


Sep 14, 2015, 07:15 ET Skout Reveals the Top 10 Friendliest College Towns in America

This month thousands of college students across the country headed back to campus. Skout, the leading global app that helps you meet new people and...


Aug 17, 2015, 07:15 ET Skout's National Friendship Week Survey Reveals How Far People Will Go to Support Their Friends

People will go to great lengths for love, but what about for friendship? How devoted to their friends are most people? In celebration of National...


Jul 01, 2015, 07:15 ET Skout's International Kissing Day Survey Reveals That Nearly 1 in 5 People Would Rather Kiss Their Pet Than Their Significant Other!

In honor of International Kissing Day on Monday, July 6th, Skout recently surveyed nearly 5,000 people in the U.S. and found that people love to...


Jun 04, 2015, 07:15 ET Skout's "National BFF Day" Survey Reveals That Most People Think They are Better Looking Than Their Best Friend

With National BFF Day right around the corner (June 8, 2015), Skout, the leading global platform for meeting new people and expanding your social...


Apr 09, 2015, 07:15 ET Skout's National Grilled Cheese Day Survey Reveals What Your Grilled Cheese Sandwich Preferences Say About You

One of America's favorite sandwiches, the grilled cheese sandwich, enjoys its very own holiday on Sunday, April 12 with the observance of National...


Mar 19, 2015, 09:15 ET Skout Offers Unique "Global Friendship Ambassador" Summer Internship in San Francisco

San Francisco-based startup Skout, the leading global platform for meeting new people, is offering a unique summer internship within its marketing...


Feb 04, 2015, 04:15 ET Skout Reveals Global Friendship Trends in Celebration of International Online Friendship Day

Today marks the first-ever observance of International Online Friendship Day, a moment to recognize the role online friends play in an increasingly...


Jan 15, 2015, 07:00 ET Skout's Travel Feature Surpasses 10 Million Global Journeys

Traveling the world is easier than ever for tech-savvy Millennials who rely on mobile apps to facilitate everything from finding a place to stay to...


Nov 12, 2014, 05:20 ET Millennials Weigh in on "Friendsgiving," Shopping on Thanksgiving and Holiday Traditions in New Survey From Skout

In recent years, enjoying a traditional Thanksgiving meal at home with family has given way to trends like "Friendsgiving" and shopping in retail...


Oct 14, 2014, 07:30 ET Sexy Is Out, Funny Is In! Skout Survey Reveals Top Social Media-Inspired Halloween Costumes

Millions of Americans will attend Halloween parties with friends this year, and everyone wants their costume to stand out from the rest. A recent...


Sep 02, 2014, 07:30 ET Skout Survey for National Women's Friendship Month Reveals That Friends Trump Romantic Relationships

In honor of National Women's Friendship Month, which is observed during September, Skout, the leading global social network for meeting new people,...


Aug 01, 2014, 08:23 ET Skout's International Friendship Day survey reveals 76% of people have a good friend they have met online, but never in person

It's widely recognized that friendships are important, boosting everything from a person's happiness to health. International Friendship Day,...