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App Linking Low-Tech Farmers To Hi-Tech Profits Wins PUSHTech2020 Start Up Pitch Competition

When Reverend Jesse Jackson put dozens of investors with money to spend and bright African-American and Latino entrepreneurs with start-ups to fund in a room together sparks fly and magic happened.

05/12/2015

The Salesforce logo is displayed on a podium during the Dreamforce 2012 conference.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Rumors Of Yelp Or Salesforce Deals Appear To Be Fading

Buyers may not be as plentiful for Yelp aYelp’s stock skyrocketed on reports it was considering selling itself, with a host of big-name firms being possible suitors.

05/12/2015

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Takeover Rumors Keep Pushing Yelp Shares Higher; Salesforce Isn’t So Lucky

Yelp and Salesforce are each reportedly on the block, but is there truly interested in one of them?

05/08/2015

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Yelp Pondering Possible Sale With Stock Slumping

Yelp’s slumping stock bounced back Thursday on a report that the online business review service may be sold.

05/07/2015

LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View. (CBS)

LinkedIn Losing Friends On Wall Street

Its been a brutal week for social media stocks, with LinkedIn (LNKD) joining Twitter and Yelp in big beatdowns.

05/01/2015

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FULL LIST: California Organizations Condemning Indiana’s Religious Freedom Law

More California companies are joining the chorus condemning Indiana’s new ‘religious liberty’ law that opponents say could be used to discriminate against gays.

03/31/2015

Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman (center) and other Yelp executives applaud after ringing the opening bell on the New York Stock Exchange, March 2, 2012. (CBS)

Yelp Plays Defense As ‘Billion Dollar Bully’ Film Nears $60,000 Kickstarter Goal

Online review giant Yelp has gone on defense, as a Kickstarter for a movie criticizing the site’s business practices has raised more than $50,000 in one week.

03/26/2015

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Movie Criticizes Yelp Business Practices, May Be Leading To Falling Share Prices

Shares of San Francisco-based online review site Yelp down closed down 3.5 percent on Thursday, possibly due to a documentary film project criticizing the website’s practices.

03/19/2015

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Chefs Challenge Yelp With Startup Focused On Restaurant Recommendations, Not Reviews

Two Bay Area brothers are recruiting top foodies for anti-Yelp app that’s taking the restaurant scene by storm.

03/04/2015

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Water Gushes From Broken Hydrant In Downtown San Francisco

A big-rig collided with a fire hydrant on a downtown San Francisco street on Friday afternoon, sheering it from its base and sending a geyser of water four stories high.

10/03/2014

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