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Researchers Developed a New, Even More Convincing Way to Write Fake Yelp Reviews

A new machine learning method keeps AI on track when writing fake reviews.
Samantha Cole
9.17.18
yelp

Trolls Are Posting Porn to the Red Hen’s Yelp Page

Yelp says it’s trying to clean up the page, but much of the harassment and graphic imagery is still up.
Samantha Cole
6.26.18
yelp

Donald Trump, Vindictive Yelp-Reviewer-in-Chief

After Sarah Huckabee Sanders was asked to leave the Red Hen in Lexington, Virginia this weekend, the restaurant’s Yelp page was mobbed by angry reviewers.
Samantha Cole
6.25.18
earons

Internet Sleuths Are Harassing the Family of the Golden State Killer Suspect

Joseph James DeAngelo was arrested in connection to the 1978 murders of Brian and Katie Maggiore. Now, his family's information is being posted online.
Sarah Emerson
4.26.18
pancakes

The Brunch Industrial Complex Is Ruining Yelp

Brunch has dominated menus and digital platforms for a while, but how is this trend affecting both diners and food business owners?
Gabriela Barkho
3.25.17
Review

Airlines Treat Us Like Shit, and All We Can Do Is Write Bad Yelp Reviews

A collection of horror stories about an Italian airline and a cautionary tale about complaining on the internet.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.7.17
short circuit

Hound Voice Search App Solves the Talk-Like-a-Robot Problem

Based on tech that’s been in development for nine years, Hound may eliminate some of the awkwardness inherent in speaking to your phone.
Nicholas Deleon
3.1.16
short circuit

If this Bill Passes, It Will Protect Your Right to Leave Bad Yelp Reviews

Believe it or not, businesses can still sue you over negative online reviews—for now.
Rachel Pick
11.12.15
Culture

Peeple Has Backtracked to the Point of Pointlessness

Peeple vs. the people: how the internet won against the "Yelp for people."
Jordan Pearson
10.26.15
short circuit

The Dangers of Memeing: Yelp Isn't Suing 'South Park'

A satirical news website falsely claimed Yelp was suing the creators of South Park over defamatory remarks made on a recent episode.
Nicholas Deleon
10.21.15
Internet

The Internet of Trust

The internet as a whole may be very real, but it's virtually impossible to know just how real its constituent parts actually are.
Derek Mead
10.2.15
Canada

Peeple Co-Founder: 'I Have Nothing to Hide'

Peeple co-founder Julia Cordray says people fear new ideas.
Jordan Pearson
10.2.15
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