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‘Enlisted’ Premieres with Great Reviews

Fox Network’s newest comedy, Enlisted, premiered this past Friday and looks to be off to a great start. The show is being dubbed as a “workplace comedy,” albiet one that takes place on a military base instead of a traditional office, and focuses more on three brothers living and interacting with each other than on war. In the show, Sgt. …

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Las Vegas Hotels Last Minute? They Got That.

You’re just deciding, right now, to go to Las Vegas for New Year’s Eve! So what. You can do it. Las Vegas is very familiar with spur of the moment decisions that Must Be Done (i.e. shotgun weddings), and it doesn’t disappoint for New Year’s Eve. If you want to party with Las Vegas, It Shall Be Done. Here are …

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The Wolf on Wall Street: Doing Well Despite Raunch

Among the eight movies that opened on Christmas Day, Variety tells us that Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street is coming out near the top, which is no small feat with The Hobbit being its main competitor. The Wolf of Wall Street is based on the true story of a New York stock broker, the mob and the corporate …

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Toyota Prius Ranked “Best New Car Value” Again

Thinking about buying a new car this holiday season? According to Consumer Reports, the Toyota Prius will give you the best value for your buck. In fact, this is the second year in a row that the eco-friendly hybrid has been ranked as the magazine’s “Best New Car Value.” The Prius runs about $29,230. Consumer Reports liked the performance and …

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Google Places For Business Gets Reviews Tab

Google has added a Reviews tab to the Places for Business interface so that businesses can look at user reviews on Google itself, as well as from other web sources in one place. “Now you can learn what your customers are saying about your business on Google and across the web, in one place,” says senior product manager Qasar Younis. …

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Yelp Explains The Recommended Review Process

Yelp is trying to educate users more about how its review recommendations work. As the company acknowledges, most people probably don’t really even think about it, but others certainly wonder how they come up the ones that they do. “Well, for starters, imagine you were trying to find a great new restaurant in town way back before Yelp existed,” says …

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Brace Yourself For A Lot More Yelp Reviews

Yelp released its earnings report for the third quarter this week, and during its conference call, revealed some staggering numbers related to its recently added mobile review feature. The bottom line is that the feature is hugely popular, and continues to become more so. That means people are more likely to leave a review as soon as they interact with …

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Google Adds Review Extensions To AdWords

Google is making big moves to lend more credibility to AdWords ads, whether that be in the form of endorsements from people users know and trust or testimonials from respected brands. In June, Google announced the beta release of review extensions, which allow advertisers to include said testimonials right in their ads. After testing with select partners, Google is now …

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Yelp Android App Adds Ability To Write Reviews

About two months ago, Yelp launched an update to its iPhone app, adding the ability to write reviews for businesses from the app. Now, the functionality has come to Android. This is obviously a major part of Yelp, and it is somewhat surprising that it took as long as it did to make its way to the mobile experience, but …

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Yelp On Fake Reviews: Don’t Worry, We’ve Got This

Last week, a study from Harvard Business School came out looking at Yelp review fraud, suggesting that about a fifth of Yelp restaurant reviews are fake. Do you trust reviews you read on Yelp? Let us know in the comments. It received quite a bit of attention, even making it pretty high on the front page of reddit, where thousands …

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Yelp: We’d Love To Work With More Law Enforcement Officials To Crack Down On Fake Reviews

This week, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced that nineteen companies agreed to stop writing fake Yelp reviews and pay over $350,000 of fines. “Consumers rely on reviews from their peers to make daily purchasing decisions on anything from food and clothing to recreation and sightseeing,” Schneiderman said. “This investigation into large-scale, intentional deceit across the Internet tells …

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Nearly One-Fifth of Yelp Restaurant Reviews Are Phony, Shows Study

Earlier this month it was reported that business review website Yelp had sued an individual who won against the company in small claims court. Julian McMillian, a San Diego lawyer, had sued Yelp over an ad deal. Yelp is now asking for $25,000 from McMillian for allegedly teaming with other lawyers in a scheme to plant fake good reviews on …

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