Online reviews site Yelp is to buy its biggest rival in Europe, Qype, to boost its business abroad.
Fed up with business owners paying for fake reviews, Yelp is to introduce a system to warn users when it believes they're being misled.
Yelp has enlisted the help of Goldman Sachs Group and Citigroup as it prepares to go public.
Yelp, Expedia and Nextag are to pile in on anti-trust investigations into Google at a Senate hearing today.
Google's latest major purchase is the 32-year-old leader in restaurant and landmark recommendations, Zagat.
Today on Twitter, a friend griped that her favorite brunch place was officially labeled as "hipster" on social recommendation website, Yelp. HIPSTER?
Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman recently criticized Google for the way the search giant uses its reviews within Places.
The big trend these days is to use your phone to "check in" wherever you go - whether it's at the airport, a holiday shopping trip, or a local hole-in-the-wall restaurant. Now, thanks to a new service from Yelp, you might start getting special discounts and offers for your willingness to share such information.
Google has launched a new service called Hotpot, a bright and colorful new social way to find the best restaurants and stores in your area.
Mark Zuckerberg has unveiled a redesigned Facebook platform that will allow websites to "personalize experiences" and "build out" an extensive graph of connections.
Yelp is attempting to sidestep criticism of its business review service with an overhaul of its website.
Business review site Yelp may be feeling a little hangdog. After being accused last year of offering to take down bad reviews in return for advertising, it's facing a class action lawsuit over its alleged practices.