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  1. Yelp: Court Ruling on Anonymous Customer Reviews 'Could Have a Chilling Effect on Free Speech'

    Hadeed's complaint further alleged that the negative comments were defamatory because they falsely stated that Hadeed had provided shoddy service to each reviewer. A U.S.court has ordered local business review website Yelp to reveal the names of...

  2. Yelp Lawsuit Seeks Wages for Yelpers

    I spoke to Jeung, an "Elite" reviewer with over 1,000 reviews whose account was shut down because she had left a review for a business that appeared to be buying fake reviews. A lawsuit filed in California is seeking employment benefits and wages...

  3. Recovering from Penalties, Penguin, and Panda

    When submitting a reconsideration request, you need thorough documentation to show the reviewer at Google that you've done all you can to clean up your site. Google has sent web publishers into a tailspin with Pandas, Penguins and penalties.

  4. Ripoff Report Launches Verified, a New Program to Shield Businesses From Negative Reviews

    However, as the Ripoff Report rep explained, if the reviewer responds and "If the business makes every reasonable effort to satisfy the complaining consumer, Ripoff Report is very successful in persuading a consumer to be satisfied.

  5. Roman Catholics Tell Your Sins To Your iPhone: There's An App For That

    As one reviewer explains "it does not and can not take the place of confessing before a validly ordained Roman Catholic priest in a Confessional, in person, either face to face, or behind the screen. Confession is now not just what you do in church...

  6. Google TV Is Not On Wall Street Journal Christmas Present List

    The reviewer had problems with pixelated images and buffering slowdowns and the inability to run Quicktime video - the Apple video format. Wall Street Journal tech reporter Walter S. Mossberg had a look at Google TV and said he would "wait for...