Silicon Valley is the new Wall Street. Learning to code is the new ticket to riches… Google is the new Goldman Sachs… and tech startups with stock options are the new hedge funds (where you might fizzle out but also might hit it big). Show More Summary
The business reviews site has suffered a string of blows this week, including the departure of its high-profile board chairman. Can it regain its footing?
Groupon officially jumped into the restaurant delivery game on Thursday, offering 10 percent off every order in Chicago from national chains such as Quiznos, Popeyes, Subway and Papa John's, as well as Windy City eateries like Ditka's, Al's Beef, Star of Siam, and Wishbone. Show More Summary
Walter Palmer received international infamy almost overnight. His Yelp! page was bombarded with clever, snarky reviews. People picketed in front of his business and home. Celebrities tweeted about him. Walter Palmer quickly became one...Show More Summary
The stocks of social-media companies like Yelp, Twitter and Facebook all got punished on Wednesday, either in regular or after-hours trading. Few should be surprised by the investor reaction.
Yelp's had an annus horribilis if there ever was one. It got worse Tuesday.
We can do more than just leave angry messages about the hunter on Yelp.
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By Arathy S Nair and Lehar Maan (Reuters) - Selling itself could be one of the few options left for Yelp Inc, which is struggling to win advertising dollars in an increasingly crowded market that already includes Google Inc, TripAdvisor Inc and GrubHub Inc. Show More Summary
Summing up the talking heads opinions on China, Twitter, Yelp... and so on.. Overnight exuberance in the afternoon session in China.... China market makes me laugh $ASHR $SHSZ300 @prchovanec pic.twitter.com/GQkD1bLr6p — Walt Hudson (@WaltHudson)...Show More Summary
Online reviews site slashed forecasts for full-year outlook.
Writing reviews about restaurants, coffee shops and hairdressers is a popular pastime that has become the foundation for websites like Yelp. A startup called G2 Crowd is hoping the yen to pen reviews about specialized business software could prove equally compelling for writers and readers alike. Show More Summary
Also, Google Express workers want to unionize, a 19-year-old was shot in San Jose and no one knows why, and a video of a car break-in burglar in Bernal. [ more › ]
The company's stock took a beating on Wednesday Yelp, America's favorite site for amateur restaurant reviews and the bane of many chefs' existence, suffered a brutal business day on Wednesday. Yelp stock closed at $25.06 per share, down 25 percent from the opening bell. Show More Summary
Yelp Inc. is struggling with a problem analysts call the “unicorn bubble,” as the local search and advertising company competes with big startups for young employees that are vital to its growth.
Both Twitter and Yelp were priced for hypergrowth that now looks less certain.
When the internet is intent on destroying your business, it can make quick work of it. But there’s always a way crawl out of a hole, right? So just how much work would it take to crawl out of the hole that the lion-killing dentist from...Show More Summary
Shares of local listings and reviews purveyor Yelp (YELP) are down $9.27, or almost 28%, at $24.24, adding to last night’s after-hours losses, after the company missed Q2 profit expectations by a penny per share, and forecast this quarter’s results, and the full year, below consensus. Shares of another local listings outfit, ReachLocal (RLOC) are actually [...]