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16 hrs ago | OakLeaves

Top Oak Park bars, according to Yelp

"Love the fact that it mirrors the traditional Sushi bar style in Japan. It definitely creates an intimate feel" - David T., Oak Park "Beer selection is the best, and the lobster roll beats out the fancy places like Hugo's" - Michael S., Golf Lunch at a fabulous place! Perfect weather.

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Related Topix: Oak Park, IL, Startups

21 hrs ago | JK on the run

Yelp piles into Google EU antitrust case with formal complaint about local search

Competition commissioner Joaquin Almunia was already facing resistance in his quest to wrap up the long-running Google antitrust case, but Yelp's new front-and-center involvement will almost certainly see the case continue.

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

Tue Jul 08, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Yelp Shares Down 7.9% After Insider Selling

Yelp dropped 7.9% on Tuesday after an insider sold shares in the company, AnalystRatings.Net reports.

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AmericanBankingNews.com

Insider Selling: Yelp CEO Sells 13,514 Shares of Stock

Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman sold 13,514 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Thursday, July 3rd.

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Related Topix: Startups

Daily Herald

Petting zoo: Yelp review by St. Charles woman was libelous, untrue

A petting zoo owner believes a St. Charles woman crossed the line when she posted a less than flattering review on the website Yelp.com last year.

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Business Journal

Kaibel brings dramatic Yelp review readings to Albuquerque event

Howie Kaibel, the community manager and marketing director for Yelp Albuquerque, has organized an event that plays off of the business site's many online reviews - up to 130 million a month.

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Related Topix: Startups, Marketing, Theater, Arts

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Time

This Map Shows What Guys Are Like in Each Major City

Since its February 2013 launch, Lulu - an app that allows women to look up potential suitors' peer written reviews, as they would a taco shop on Yelp - has sat on a behemoth of hashtag evaluations categorizing men across the country for their good , bad , and ugly characteristics.

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Related Topix: Startups

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Hispanic Business

Chickasaw Cultural Center Celebrates 4-year Anniversary, Honored with Travel Website Awards

Many have been impressed with all aspects of the campus, from the natural stone and copper clad buildings to the peaceful trickle of the many water features.

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Related Topix: Sulphur, OK, Startups

Street Fight

Daily: Village Voice Nears Strike, eBay Kills Small Business Product

Village Voice Employees Set Strike Deadline After Negotiations Break Down The Village Voice's union has set a strike deadline after a "13-hour marathon" negotiating session Monday that was unsuccessful.

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Related Topix: Magento, Startup, WA, Startups, Internet, Science / Technology

Street Fight

POS Startup Shows Cashiers Pictures of Customers Who Check-in

Revel Systems, a San Francisco-based company that makes point-of-sale software, will now notify businesses when someone has checked-in to their venue on Yelp or Foursquare through a small message in its tablet application.

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

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Business Journal

The 7 unicorns of the PayPal mafia

A rare, and possibly unique collection of talent gathered around online payment company Paypal in its early years.

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Related Topix: Startups, The Founders Fund, LinkedIn, Social Software

Mon Jun 30, 2014

CBS Local

Rate Your Landlord And Neighbors With Swapt, A Yelp For Apartment Renters

SAN FRANCISCO - Looking for an apartment in the Bay Area is no walk in the park - especially if that park outside of your would-be window is prone to criminal activity or loud neighbors.

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Related Topix: Startups, Television, Showtime Networks, CBS, Media

San Francisco Magazine

Reservation Wars

In the 16 years since it was founded in San Francisco, OpenTable has grown to dominate the restaurant-reservation universe, with more than 31,000 restaurants using its platform worldwide.

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Related Topix: Priceline, Startups

Thu Jun 26, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman Unloads 13,514 Shares

Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman unloaded 13,514 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction dated Wednesday, June 25th.

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KTVN Reno

Yelp Reno's Growing Influence

This year, the reviewing site yelp.com is celebrating 10 years of critiques in Reno.

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Related Topix: Startups, Reno, NV

OC Weekly

The Definitive Guide to All 15 Burrito Styles Available in the United States

This past week, I hosted ESPN's burrito correspondent, Anna Maria Barry Jester of the company's FiveThirtyEight data-mining site.

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Related Topix: Buena Park, CA, Startups

Wed Jun 25, 2014

VentureBeat

Yelp, for apartment reviews: Swapt launches to hold your landlord accountable

Check out this article! http://venturebeat.com/2014/06/25/yelp-for-apartment-reviews-swapt-launches-to-hold-your-landlord-accountable/ Apartment hunting in a city like New York is a nightmare.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

Canadian Business Magazine

Stock pick: The reviews are in for Yelp Inc. and the results look good

It hasn't been a good year for most of the high-flying technology companies. Twitter is down 44% year-to-date, LinkedIn has fallen 24% and Groupon is down 47%.

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Related Topix: Twitter, Startups

TheStreet.com

4 Lifestyle Apps for the Rich and Famous

Some days he wears his Rolex. Other days perhaps his Speake-Marin, and on yet other days, well, it's hard to say, because he has so many to choose from.

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Related Topix: Blog News, Startups, Business News

Sun Jun 22, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Thoughts On Priceline's Acquisition Of OpenTable... And Who Will Buy Yelp And GrubHub

It's a fascinating deal, so I wanted to share some quick thoughts too. My initial reaction was that it was a smart acquisition by Priceline, especially in light of the recent dip in tech momentum names.

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Related Topix: Startups, OpenTable, Software, Priceline

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