If you were driving in the rain on a two-lane highway, caught a tire on the edge of the pavement and flipped your car, what would you do? Let out a yelp, maybe a scream? We would too, but somehow this woman found herself in a barrel roll and remained totally silent; completely composed. Show More Summary
Yelp! Most small businesses have a love/hate relationship with it. They love it because it's a great way to earn some added exposure online and through the Yelp! app, but they hate it because one bad experience can severely damage a businesses reputation. Love it or hate it, it's a great way to see what [...]Show More Summary
Yelp! Inc. (YELP) Cantor Fitzgerald 2013 Internet Conference Call December 11, 2013 8:40 AM ET Executives Vince Sollitto – VP, Corporate Communications Wendy Lim – Head, IR Analysts Youssef Squali – Cantor Fitzgerald & Co Presentation Youssef Squali – Cantor Fitzgerald & Co All right. Show More Summary
OCLC and Yelp increase visibility of libraries on the Web http://www.liswire.com/content/oclc-and-yelp-increase-visibility-libraries-web OCLC, the nonprofit computer library service and research organization, is working with Yelp, the...Show More Summary
What's the chance of founding a billion dollar business? Not high. But with the right idea, it does happen. When Jeremy Stoppelman founded Yelp, he didn't expect to be at the helm of a billion dollar business. The odds were against him. Read Full Story
MySQL gurus from Oracle, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Twitter, Yelp (and more) have submitted papers and will speak at the third annual Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo 2014 in sunny Santa Clara, California this coming April 1-4. Show More Summary
Yelp tells me that Rock & Roll Pizza in Moorpark, CA is where you can enjoy good food and good music. It has “no razzle-dazzle made up garbage” as one person put it, and many promise that with its live music, the place makes for a good way to spend your Friday or Saturday night. [...]
By Trefis: In our previous note, we looked at the factors that will drive revenue growth at Yelp (YELP). To recap, we are encouraged by the growth in Yelp’s business and have substantially increased our forecast for the number of active...Show More Summary
We know that customer reviews are important – which is why we agonize over Yelp and other review services. The NY Times writes, Today, products are being evaluated more on their “absolute value, their quality,” Dr. Simonson said. Brand names mean less. Show More Summary
Yelp is for squares: one disgruntled diner aired his or her grievances rather publicly by spray painting "WORST SERVICE EVER" across the front of Queens pizzeria New Park Pizza. The surly vandal also painted the words across the back of...
Jetpac is building a modern version of Yelp, using big data rather than user reviews. People are taking more than a billion photos every single day, and many of these are shared publicly on social networks. We analyze these pictures to …
I make no excuses: I use Yelp. I don't use it as a noob, I have developed Yelp-reading skills -- Yelp Fu, to use the parlance -- and do pretty well with it as a guide. It works best if there are at least twelve reviews to look at, and usually what I do is go to the lowest reviews. Show More Summary
If you find this new batch of Code.org PSAs hilariously awkward, you're in good company. I literally yelped when I heard Nas say "I just did 15 lines of code." There are more than a dozen new videos from the everyone can code organization, and they're all just a wonderful gift. Read more...
Yelp is like that relationship you’ve stayed in for three years simply because you’re too lazy to get out of it. Yeah, Yelp isn’t your dream mate. Sure, it’s got a lot of flaws that get on your nerves and make you wonder what the hell you’re doing still using it. Perhaps you’re perfectly aware that there’s some better restaurant...
[Content Note: Minor injury/pain.]When you hurt yourself or get hurt in a way commensurate, say, with stubbing a toe, do you immediately yelp or do you get very, very quiet?I go very quiet. Pain almost freezes me. And then when the freeze passes, I usually curse mightily, lol.
Silicon Valley had a 1990's flashback, thanks to the musical and comedy tastes of Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff. Benioff tweeted this picture of 1990's superstars MC Hammer and Jerry Seinfeld hanging with Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman, NextLesson CEO Dion Lim, Dropbox CEO Drew Houston and Nextdoor CEO Nirav Tolia. Show More Summary
ShareBloc today launched as a Reddit-like link sharing community for professionals. Originally called VendorStack, the company launched in February as a peer review site that let users rate and review vendors. It was also similar toShow More Summary
It’s been up since 2009, but there’s a chance you haven’t heard of WorkSnug. But, if you’re one to work on the go, it’s something you might want to look into – a Yelp of sorts for just about anywhere providing free Wi-Fi. The aim of WorkSnug is to get its users to rate the […] The post WorkSnug App Helps You Find the Best Workspace Near You appeared first on Chip Chick.
A recent class action lawsuit filed in California could result in getting unpaid wages for Yelpers, or Yelp Reviewers. The lawsuit states that the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) law has been violated by Yelp. Although the lawsuit seems ridiculous, the attorneys of the case believe otherwise. Show More Summary
Seattle cafe and bakery Cake Envy closed yesterday. Owner Helen Noh tells the Seattle Times that "she's closing mainly because of the juggling act that came with the birth of her son this year." She also blames Yelpers: "here is...