Destiny, the epic space opera that is part first-person shooter, part massive online game, sold through $325 million worth of games in the five days since it was released, publisher Activision said Wednesday. That number, which represents...Show More Summary
Online review site Yelp and TinyCo, a popular developer of kids’ apps, settled charges that the companies had collected personal information from children without parental permission, the Federal Trade Commission said Wednesday.
Days after California Governor Jerry Brown signed a new state law outlawing the practice of using non-disparagement clauses to penalize consumers who complain about business transactions, a few members of the U.S. House of Representatives...Show More Summary
In a world of crummy online comments and sometimes brutally honest reviews, The Art Institute of Chicago has something to celebrate. The museum was named the best in the world by travel review site TripAdvisor.com, which ranked museums...Show More Summary
Lawmaker says "it's un-American" to penalize consumers for "honest" reviews.
The rise of online review sites like Yelp and TripAdvisor have forced businesses to take action to maintain their digital reputations. Some bolster service or improve products; others hire lawyers and sue. See also: Yelp Translator Takes...Show More Summary
Local businesses have a love/hate relationship with Yelp. On one hand, having an active Yelp page with great reviews can be a real boon. But just a few irate customers can sink a company's reputation on the site - a study sponsored by...Show More Summary
This is State of Service, an ongoing review of the online service of a recently launched game. You can read our scored review of Destiny here. Tuesday, September 16 | T-minus 23 days until final verdict Current State of Service: Good Summary:...
You can almost hear the ticket-buying audience cheering already. Katniss Everdeen is getting a team together, based on the new trailer for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" that debuted online Monday.
Destiny is one of the most high-concept releases to ever reach home consoles. Combining some of the most beloved elements of massively-multiplayer online games with the pedigree of one of the most heralded FPS developers of the past decade, it was nearly impossible to imagine a reality where Destiny didn’t live up to the hype. Show More Summary
Companies could be slapped with thousands of dollars in fines for trying to punish a consumer for writing a negative online review under a new Yelper-friendly law enacted in California.
For consumers there’s no shortage of online destinations to discover, compare, read reviews, and price-hunt for nearly any product or service we can think of. Whether it’s Amazon, eBay, Google Shopping, Consumer Reports, Yelp, AngiesLIst,...Show More Summary
See how critics have reacted to Bungie's first post-Halo game. Multiple Destiny reviews have now been published following the online shooter's release last week.Click here to read the full article
By Options Calling: TripAdvisor (NASDAQ:TRIP) is the world's largest travel review company. The company was spun-off from Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE), the second largest online travel agency, or OTA, after Priceline (NASDAQ:PCLN), in 2011, and has become so successful that it has overtaken Expedia's market cap. Show More Summary
If you're in a business that meets with clients, consider asking them to review you and not your employer. That way your reviews will travel with you anywhere you go. Read more...
NOW OUT: The Tennessee Law Review’s new Second Amendment symposium issue. The issue as a whole isn’t online, but you can read my Foreword, The Second Amendment As Ordinary Constitutional Law, on SSRN. And Josh Blackman has rounded up links to all the articles’ online versions.
This is State of Service, an ongoing review of the online service of a recently launched game. Friday, September 12 | T-minus 27 days until final verdict Current State of Service: Good Summary: Destiny continues to enjoy a clean launch, with...
Did you think the Fifty Shades of Grey trailer was sexy, or unintentionally funny and awkward? Reactions were mixed online, though there's little doubt how these people feel. A group of senior citizens known on YouTube as "The Elders"...Show More Summary
Do with that what you will.