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2 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

No Defense Against Yelp Post, Attorney Says

A Sacramento attorney claims in court that he was defamed in a Yelp review of his law office posted by someone he never saw or did business with.


Related Topix: Startups, Social Software

2 hrs ago | The Real Deal

Another big tenant at 11 Madison Avenue: Yelp moving in

Yelp has signed a 10-year lease at 11 Madison Avenue, a deal that was first reported by The Real Deal .


Related Topix: Startups, Financial Services, Credit Suisse Asset Mnagement Income Fund

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Fast Company

New Yelp Data Tool Might Help Us Find The Next Big Food Craze

Now that cronut mania is fizzling out, foodies have been on the hunt for the next buzzy pastry craze.


Related Topix: Startups, Business News

4 Keys To Scoring Amazing LinkedIn Recommendations

What do others say about this product or that? Does someone we admire and trust rave on and on about it? Think for a moment about Yelp.


Related Topix: Social Software, Startups

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Tech Leaders Tell Interns What They Wish They Knew At Age 20

Hundreds of Bay Area interns lined up on Tuesday to hear some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley share what they wished they knew when they were 20 at a recruiting event called Internapalooza .


Related Topix: Eventbrite, AirBnB, Startups

Ask MetaFilter

What are these colored lights in the Yelp building in SF?

Idle curiosity filter: the Yelp building on New Montgomery street in San Francisco has a room in its upper stories with these colored lights .


Related Topix: Startups


Your Chance to Win an iPad Mini and 1 Year of Free Wi-Fi

Making your next career move can be daunting, especially if you don't have the tools to help you search.


Related Topix: Arts, Graphic Design, Startups

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Entrepreneur Magazine

Meet the Yelp for Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

After California legalized the sale of medical marijuana, hundreds of thousands of people were left hunting down doctors willing to give them prescription cards and searching for local dispensaries--which have the habit of closing abruptly or being buried with invisible signage.


Related Topix: Marijuana, Startups, Internet, Science / Technology, Marketing, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Irvine, CA

Sat Jul 19, 2014

KTVU Oakland

State pulls 'Hostess' karaoke bar's liquor license amidst complaints

The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control on Friday ordered the indefinite suspension of Paper Moon, a karaoke bar in San Bruno that police said attracted too many service calls, an official said.


Related Topix: San Mateo County, CA, San Bruno, CA, Startups

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Boy Genius

Restaurant finds its service is slower because you're spending too much time staring at your phone

If you find that service at your favorite restaurant isn't as speedy as it once was, don't blame your waiter - instead, blame all the people who spend tons of time messing around on their smartphones when they go out to eat instead of looking at a menu and ordering their food.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Startups, Craigslist, Restaurant Management


The Brandery Accelerator Launches Its Latest Class

The class included companies developing products ranging from a location-based iPhone app that's looking to make Yelp hyperlocal on mobile devices, a company making a wearable device programming toolkit, to a water use sensor and mobile app to reduce customers' water bills.


Related Topix: Instagram, iPod touch App, Yelp, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone, Startups, Cincinnati, OH, Marketing

Sports of Yore

Blogging: Social Media OR Search Tactic?

Let's examine how these 2 approaches differ since it has an impact on your blog's content, presentation and results.


Related Topix: Blog News, Marketing, Startups


New 'Nevada Beer' to benefit local nonprofits

"There were more businesses interested in having Nevada Beer than we could supply," says Michael Tragash, Yelp Reno Community Manager.


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Startups, Restaurant Management

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Appreciating IP before it's gone - a filthy photo show

Before the rooms are renovated at IP/Quad/Linq, I perused the Yelp photos section for the famed resort.


Related Topix: Startups

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Naperville Sun

Top 5 wedding venues in Naperville, according to Yelp

Choosing your wedding venue can be one of the biggest decisions you make when planning your big day.


Related Topix: Naperville, IL, Startups

Seeking Alpha

The Federal Reserve Uses Small-Cap, Social Media Stocks To Display Vigilance On Valuations

The Federal Reserve took an intriguing step in its latest Monetary Report by singling out small-cap, social media, and biotech stocks as having high valuations.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Biotech, Science / Technology, Startups

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Yelp Complains About Google Results For Restaurants Years After...

The CEO of Yelp, Jeremy Stoppelman, has gone to regulators in Europe over Google, filing a complaint against the way the search engine organizes results of searches for restaurants and restaurant reviews.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Mon Jul 14, 2014


Find out what's going on around you - and escape the tourist traps - with this app

Check out this article! MapHook, a social discovery application, just launched a major upgrade for iOS allowing people to quickly search find and share information about places, events, and trending news near them.


Related Topix: Social Software, Startups


Google Maps For iOS Gets An Update

Yelp has been complaining about trying to compete with Google for years now, but recently, it became an official complainant against the company in its ongoing antitrust case in the EU.


Related Topix: Startups, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Sys-Con Media

Zephyr Agents Dzhibrailova and Gullicksen Rank in the Thousand

REAL Trends, Inc, in conjunction with The Wall Street Journal, just published its ninth annual THE THOUSAND list of America's top 1,000 real estate sales professionals and teams.


Related Topix: Pacific Heights (San Francisco, CA), Real Estate, Startups, UC Berkeley, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA


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