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Questions Loom As Yelp Prices IPO At $15 A Share

San Francisco-based Yelp Inc. late Thursday priced its initial public offering of stock at $15 a share. That’s above its expected range of $12 and $14 per share.

03/01/2012

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Tech Report: Billboard Recognizes Who’s Watching

KCBS’ Technology Analyst describes some new sign and billboard technology as “creepy” because they try to cater advertisements to its viewer, based on their appearance.

02/27/2012

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Twitter Unveils Self-Service Advertising System

Buying ads on Twitter is about to get easier for small businesses as the online messaging service adds a key piece to its moneymaking model.

02/16/2012

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Tech Report: New App Pays People To Watch TV Shows

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid said he is not sure the model for Viggle will prove to be successful.

01/26/2012

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Google Quarterly Earnings Miss Expectations; Shares Tumble

Google’s moneymaking machine misfired badly in the fourth quarter as its advertising prices fell during the holiday marketing season.

01/19/2012

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San Jose’s Strict Plastic Bag Ban Seen As Business Opportunity

On January 1st, one of the toughest plastic bag bans in the country went into effect in San Jose. While some shoppers are complaining about the new rules, others see a business opportunity.

01/03/2012

Silicon Valley Execs Blast SOPA In Open Letter

Silicon Valley Execs Blast SOPA In Open Letter

Many of Silicon Valley’s most successful entrepreneurs and executives are warning of the dangers of the controversial Stop Online Piracy Act…

12/14/2011

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Microsoft, Yahoo, AOL Team Up To Sell Internet Ads

Microsoft, Yahoo and AOL are joining forces in an online advertising attack on Google and Facebook.

11/08/2011

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Yahoo To Buy Online Advertiser Interclick For $270 Million

Internet company Yahoo Inc. has agreed to buy online advertising network Interclick Inc. for $270 million in cash.

11/01/2011

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Study Finds Online Ad Companies Ignore Consumers’ Opt Out Requests

Half the online advertising companies looked at in a new Stanford study continued to monitor consumers’ online activity even after the user had opted out of receiving advertising.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/22/2011

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