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The Motley Fool
Facebook's 'Nearby Friends' -- 3 Critical Questions
This doesn't mean that everyone on your list can track your movements -- you only become visible to friends who turn on the feature as well.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Yelp Announces Date of First Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Yelp Inc. , the company that connects consumers with great local businesses, today announced that it will issue its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 after the market close on Wednesday, April 30, 2014.
National Public Radio
Addiction And Seduction On Yelp: The Language Of Food Love
Stanford linguistics professor Dan Jurafsky co-authored a study of almost 900,000 restaurant reviews on Yelp.com.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Wall Street Journal
The Daily Startup: Avvo Overcomes Lawyers' Objections, Raises $37.5M
Lawyers who don't like being rated on the Web used to sue or threaten online legal marketplace Avvo regularly, but now they've begun to view the service as a valuable tool instead of a threat, the company says.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Restaurant Reviews Tell Us More T...
Restaurant reviews not only tell us if we're eating healthy, but provide insight into the minds of consumers.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
And which is the 'coolest and best' part of town?
On the cover of the latest Forbes Living, entrepreneur-art collector-philanthropist Trevor Traina is pictured sitting on a rose-colored sofa under a photo portrait of Queen Elizabeth II .
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Fell's free Yelp workshop
Last month, I wrote an article about Yelp restaurant reviews and whether or not they were helpful or harmful to business owners.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Short Interest in Groupon, Twitter On The Rise
While late March saw falling interest by short sellers in a number of social media companies based in the United States, Groupon , Twitter and Zynga had significant short interest gains.
Wire: Yelp's Emoji Search; Josey Baker's Cookbook Party
Are you too hungry to type out full words to search Yelp ? Now, Yelp has instituted an emoji search functionality that allows you to search by hamburger, martini, or whatever other emoji your phone has to offer.
Busted: 4 review myths you're still falling for
Reviews have become commonplace - table stakes, even - and yet so many businesses share common misperceptions about online feedback.
Yelp reviewers love sex metaphors, study finds
That's the important conclusion about human psychology that a team of researchers published in a scientific journal this week .
The New Hampshire
Music festival review site is first of its kind
Taking a road trip in a van packed with your buddies who haven't showered in a week may not seem like "a good time to be had by all."
The Bold Italic
You Can Now Use Emojis in Yelp Searches
Having drunk munchies and typing out whole words to find the closest pizza place that's currently open is so 2013.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Using Emoji to Search Yelp for Dallas Restaurants, Because Wordz Is Hard
If you haven't heard the news, Yelp is now searchable by emoji, which is awesome if you happen to be a tween girl looking for the closest available ice cream cone.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Yelp Has A Weird New Way To Search For Things, But It Might Be More Trouble Than It's Worth
If you're craving Japanese food, and don't know any restaurants in your area, you could search on Yelp for Japanese food.
Wall Street Journal
Why Yahoo Has Small Firms Yelping
Floor refinisher Dan Tringale, of Lexington, Mass., says nearly 50 mostly positive reviews of his business have disappeared since Yahoo made its deal with Yelp.
You Can Now Use Emojis To Search On Yelp, And It's Not As Pointless As It Sounds
For the hungry and the lazy, hunting down the perfect slice of pizza just got better, thanks to the ingenious merging of Yelp and emojis.
Your Reputation in the Age of Jerk.com, Revenge Porn, Yelp
The no longer online website just got slapped with an administrative complaint [PDF] by the Federal Trade Commission.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
How Yelp Can Get Its Groove Back
After the Wall Street Journal asked the Federal Trade Commission about customer complaints leveled at the reviews site, the government agency revealed thousands of them, as well as a steady stream of subpoenas from lawyers trying to find out the identities of anonymous reviewers.
Yelp Launches in Japan and Extends Asian Presence
Beginning today, people throughout are able to create accounts on Yelp.co.jp to share their opinions about great local businesses.