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Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) partners with Yelp Inc (YELP) for local data integration

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Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) has partnered with (NYSE:YELP) to integrate local data into search experience on the desktop and mobile. Yelp’s ratings and user photos will be aggregated into Yahoo! search as a result.
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Yahoo! is partnering with Yelp

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Yahoo! is going to integrate Yelp into their local search engine results. Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer revealed the partnership at an employee meeting on Friday.
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Yelp Inc (YELP) Reviewers File A Lawsuit For Wages

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A group of Yelp Inc (NYSE:YELP) reviewers have filed a class action lawsuit against the review website claiming that they should be treated like employees.  The reviewers believe they should be paid.  Yelp told Circa that this is a “textbook example of a frivolous lawsuit.”
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Yelp Now Lets Users Publish Reviews From Mobile Devices

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Yelp has added the ability to post reviews from your phone to a business page using the “add review” button.  Prior to the changes, Yelp users could only draft reviews for being published later.  This is especially useful when you want to review an establishment while you are actually there or shortly after.  The new version of Yelp will also let you see photos from each business with the reviews.  Photos can be viewed from the business page using a quick swipe down.

Yelp Files A Lawsuit Against McMillan Group For Allegedly Writing Positive Reviews About Themselves

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Yelp has filed a lawsuit against a California based law firm called McMillan Group.  McMillan allegedly wrote phony positive reviews about themselves.

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Yelp Inc (YELP) Now Allows Mobile Reviewing

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Yelp Inc (NYSE:YELP) has announced today that they will be allowing users of their mobile app to write and post reviews from their devices.  Yelp previously only allowed users to draft reviews, but not post them.  Yelp also only allowed quick tips that were limited to 140 characters.
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Yelp’s Q2 Revenues Grew 69% To $55 Million

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Yesterday, Yelp released their second quarter earnings.  Yelp beat Wall Street expectations with losses of 1% per share on revenues of $55 million, compared to the estimates of a loss of four cents per share on $53.3 million in revenues, according to AllThingsD.

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Yelp Buys Online Reservation Company SeatMe

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Yelp has bought SeatMe, which is a service that competes against OpenTable.  SeatMe allows customers to make reservations.  Less than two weeks ago, Yelp said that they are getting into the food delivery business.  SeatMe has a tablet management and reservations system available for small restaurants.
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