This Russian Company is Selling Fake TripAdvisor Restaurant Reviews for $570 Each
Russia? Meddling in online fakery?? Bring me my smelling salts and ready the fainting sofa!
I Made My Shed the Top-Rated Restaurant on TripAdvisor
And then served customers frozen dinners on its opening night.
TripAdvisor Will Now Warn You if Sexual Assault Occurred at a Hotel
After an investigation revealed that TripAdvisor deleted multiple posts by people alleging rape and sexual assault, the site added a new feature to identify hotels and resorts where these concerns have been reported.
I Took TripAdvisor's Harshest Reviewers Out and Reviewed Them
To complete the circle.
Women Threatened with Lawsuit, Jail Over One-Star TripAdvisor Review
Can a restaurant sue you for leaving a bad review? They sure can.
What Really Happens When a Food Critic Comes to Review Your Restaurant
Most of the time, you don’t know a reviewer from one customer to the next. But when one of the country’s top critics comes in, you fucking know it.
This Chef Is Trolling TripAdvisor with Crazy Reviews of His Own Restaurant
"I wanted to show how bullshit it is," says Gary Usher, the Chester chef whose fake write-up has been praised by food critics including Jay Rayner for exposing TripAdvisor's questionable review screening process.
The UK Government Wants to Know How Reliable TripAdvisor Reviews Are
Much to the delight of harangued waitstaff, a UK business watchdog has launched an inquiry into the trustworthiness of reviews posted on sites such as TripAdvisor and Yelp.
Cry-Baby of the Week: A Rapper Might Be Going to Jail Because of His Lyrics
Also this week: A hotel fined a couple $160 for leaving a negative review online.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
Is Slum Tourism Really All That Bad?
Going to Rio and drinking beer while ignoring the favelas doesn't make you a paragon of virtue. I guess the debate will continue, but it's safe to say it's more complicated than knee jerk cynicism will allow for.
Copenhagen Is Opening A Grocery Store Where Everything Is Free
This weekend, Copenhagen is opening its first "free" supermarket, a space where accepted payment is submitting online consumer reviews of the groceries—in essence, a walk-in advertisement of the brands that are stocked there. But does this new "tryvert...
Question Of The Day
What's the Worst Vacation You've Ever Been On?
These people have had some pretty awful vacay experiences.