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Opinion

How Yelp-Type Ratings Could Be Used for Self Governance

We created an online virtual world to test how ratings could reform our government.
Ofer Tchernichovski
Dalton Conley
7.1.19
Restaurants

People Write Petty Restaurant Reviews When the Weather Is Bad, Study Says

People being petty on the internet? You don't say!
Jelisa Castrodale
4.24.19
politics

New 'Conservative Yelp' App Will Identify Restaurant Safe Spaces for MAGA Hats, Handguns

63red Safe hopes to offer a platform where Trump supporters can rate businesses based on whether they're 'safe' for conservatives to visit.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.12.19
yelp

Yelp Drama Ensues After Restaurant Owner Posts R. Kelly's Bail

As of this morning, Yelp has deleted several negative reviews of Love on the Blu.
Bettina Makalintal
2.28.19
yelp

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
PROFILES

This Rogue Taxidermist Treats His Yelp Restaurant Reviews as Art

“I am not an artist, I am art, so whatever I do becomes art.”
Tanner Tafelski
9.11.18
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
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Red Hen Owner Says She'd Kick Sarah Huckabee Sanders Out Again

"We just felt there are moments in time when people need to live their convictions. This appeared to be one."
Drew Schwartz
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
crime

How the Hells Angels Weaponized Facebook and Yelp

The HA would really like to speak to your manager.
Mack Lamoureux
4.10.18
Restaurant Confessionals

As a Chef, I Wish Yelp Didn't Exist

A chef and restaurateur shares why reading online reviews is a maddening experience for many food industry professionals. Just remember, fine dining isn't a fucking community swimming pool.
Anonymous
2.26.18
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