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  1. How to save money on dining outRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    ... restaurants offer specials to bring in more customers." Take advantage of technology: Using an app like Yelp, UrbanSpoon or TripAdvisor to filter restaurants by price point and reviews can save you money, Weyman notes, and give you better quality ...

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  2. This Steak-Sharing Startup Targets Foodies Looking for High-End BeefRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Bloomberg

    ... two have worked in the Seattle tech scene since the late 1990s; Lowry co-founded the early restaurant review site Urbanspoon. They'd heard a mutual friend rave for years about the beef he bought from a farm in western Washington. So in 2015 they ...

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  3. Countdown: Here are Kettering's 30 most popular restaurantsRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2017 | Business Journal

    ... of tastes and cuisines. But which ones in Kettering are the most popular? Zomato, the food site formerly known as Urbanspoon where users review and rate restaurants, has a ranking method measuring popularity. This includes the number of reviews, ...

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  4. Online startup Crowd Cow wants to disrupt the meat market. The stakes have never been higher.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Salon

    ... crowdfund beef from a small ranch? Back in 2015, Lowry was a David. The brain behind the popular restaurant app Urbanspoon (now Zomato) wanted better beef, but he wasn't satisfied with his options for getting it. Traditional meat shares require a ...

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  5. Countdown: Beavercreek's 35 most popular restaurantsRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2017 | Business Journal

    ... of taste and cuisine. But which ones in Beavercreek are the most popular? Zomato, the food site formerly known as Urbanspoon where users review and rate restaurants, has a ranking method measuring popularity. This includes the number of reviews, ...

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  6. OpenTable (NASDAQ:OPEN) vs. j2 Global (JCOM) Head-To-Head ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    ... 2013, OpenTable Inc acquired JustChalo Inc. In July 2013, the Company announced that it has acquired Rezbook, Urbanspoon's reservation management system for restaurants. In December 2013, OpenTable acquired Quickcue, LLC, a provider of guest ...

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  7. OpenTable (NASDAQ:OPEN) and j2 Global (JCOM) Financial ComparisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Breeze

    ... 2013, OpenTable Inc acquired JustChalo Inc. In July 2013, the Company announced that it has acquired Rezbook, Urbanspoon's reservation management system for restaurants. In December 2013, OpenTable acquired Quickcue, LLC, a provider of guest ...

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  8. Contrasting J2 GlobalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... 2013, OpenTable Inc acquired JustChalo Inc. In July 2013, the Company announced that it has acquired Rezbook, Urbanspoon's reservation management system for restaurants. In December 2013, OpenTable acquired Quickcue, LLC, a provider of guest ...

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  9. Countdown: Centerville's 35 most popular restaurantsRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | Business Journal

    ... But which ones in Centerville/Washington Township are the most popular? Zomato, the food site formerly known as Urbanspoon where users review and rate restaurants, has a ranking method measuring popularity. This includes the number of reviews, along ...

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  10. Grass-fed beef crowdfunding startup is 'the farmers market meets the internet'Read the original story

    Jul 11, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... with beef yet," says Joe Heitzeberg. Heitzeberg and fellow Seattle-based tech veteran Ethan Lowry (co-founder of Urbanspoon) are looking to change that with their newest startup, called Crowd Cow . It's an Internet crowdfunding operation for ...

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  11. Angie's List (ANGI) & OpenTable (OPEN) Financial SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... 2013, OpenTable Inc acquired JustChalo Inc. In July 2013, the Company announced that it has acquired Rezbook, Urbanspoon's reservation management system for restaurants. In December 2013, OpenTable acquired Quickcue, LLC, a provider of guest ...

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  12. Crowd Cow Opens Its Unique "Cow Sharing" Marketplace to Consumers...Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... consumers. Founded by Tech Start Up Veterans Crowd Cow was founded in 2015 by startup veterans Ethan Lowry (Urbanspoon) and Joe Heitzeberg (Madrona Venture Labs). After hearing a friend brag about how much better beef from independent ranches was, ...

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  13. Shaka lands his big No. 2 prospect Mohamed Bamba commits to TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... my game I might not have achieved as much as I have. It's also worth at least $500 million, ever since acquiring Urbanspoon in 2015 to expand its US presence. The data is reportedly being sold on a popular Dark Web marketplace. A year ago, IBM ...

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  14. Mourinho can't resist dig at Arsenal and Wenger following Man United defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... fell to 3-3 all-time when playing Game 7 on the road. It's also worth at least $500 million, ever since acquiring Urbanspoon in 2015 to expand its US presence. The data is reportedly being sold on a popular Dark Web marketplace. Trump assails 'witch ...

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  15. A Popular Restaurant App Says 17 Million Customer Emails and Passwords Were StolenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Grub Street

    ... as online orders, so it actually competes with both. It's also worth at least $500 million , ever since acquiring Urbanspoon in 2015 to expand its U.S. presence. The company promises that it's "actively working to plug any more security gaps that we ...

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  16. Hackers steal Zomato data on 17 million usersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... sers visit it every month. After expanding across countries in Asia, Europe and South America, the startup bought Urbanspoon in 2015 to gain access to the U.S. and Australian markets.

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  17. You Can Now Crowdfund a Cow to Get Sustainable Beef in DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | 303 Magazine

    Former Urbanspoon founder Ethan Lowry was strolling the grocery store aisle one day when inspiration struck - why were steaks so expensive? Why did the meat package share no information other than the beef cut and price per pound? These question led him to his former business partner, now co-founder Joe Heitzeberg. They became obsessed with beef, wondering how an industry worth more than 80 billion dollars had such a disconnect with consumers.

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  18. E-commerce sees consolidation growing in phasesRead the original story

    May 10, 2017 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... food-ordering platform Foodpanda bought Just EatIndia, three months after acquiring TastyKhana. Zomato acquired UrbanSpoon, FirstCry bought BabyOye and Ola acquired Taxifor Sure. Then came the next phase of consolidation where we saw large vertical ...

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  19. How One Startup Went Up Against Ben Thompson's All-Encompassing Aggregation TheoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... London, Melbourne, Dubai, Manila, Istanbul, and Jakarta. In 2015 it entered the US by acquiring Seattle-based UrbanSpoon (which it shut down later that year). Roughly equivalent to a combination of OpenTable and Yelp, it now rakes in more than 12o ...

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