Amazon Echo now links with Yelp to provide information on local restaurants and businesses

Amazon Echo now links with Yelp to provide information on local restaurants and businesses

By Christy Gren - Oct 26, 2015

The Amazon Echo continues to be one of the must-have devices for home use. According to the details shared by the online retail giant about the update released on Friday, the devic

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A New Yelp-Sponsored Study Claims Google Distorts Search Results

A New Yelp-Sponsored Study Claims Google Distorts Search Results

By Anna Domanska - Jun 30, 2015

A Yelp-sponsored study conducted by lead researchers, Tim Wu of Columbia and Harvard’s Michael Luca revealed that Google has discriminated against competitors by worsening its se

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Yelp buys food-ordering service Eat24 for $134 million

Yelp buys food-ordering service Eat24 for $134 million

By Anna Domanska - Feb 11, 2015

Local business networking website, Yelp Inc announced Tuesday the acquisition of leading online app-based food-ordering company, Eat24 for $134 million. The company plans to expand

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Yelp settles FTC Suit over collecting data on children

Yelp settles FTC Suit over collecting data on children

By Anna Domanska - Sep 17, 2014

San Francisco based online customer review stalwart Yelp has agreed to pay US $450,000 to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission to settle charges after it was accused of collecting nam

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Google losing its mobile search dominance as users increasingly favor apps to carry out Internet searches

Google losing its mobile search dominance as users increasingly favor apps to carry out Internet searches

By Anna Domanska - Jun 09, 2014

Google, who revolutionized the Internet with its search engine, is actually losing some momentum in the mobile search sector. And the misfeasor is the distending world of mobile-ap

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Yahoo Integrates With Yelp To Highlight Local Data In Search Results

Yahoo Integrates With Yelp To Highlight Local Data In Search Results

By Carrie Ann - Mar 13, 2014

Yahoo reportedly announced partnership with online urban guide operator and business review site, Yelp to deliver local business details in its search experience. Yelp reviews, rat

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Facebook loses Face in trying to Get Dirty with Google

Facebook loses Face in trying to Get Dirty with Google

By Jay Raol - May 13, 2011

In apparent efforts of wanting third parties to confirm that users were not happy about the use of their personal information from their Facebook accounts for Google’s new compet

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