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Auto shop's controversial anti-gay Facebook post sparks cyber backlash

US auto shop that welcomes guns but not gays gets beat up on Yelp

The owner's pro-gun, anti-gay Facebook post went viral, fomented a Yelp unicorn makeover, and sparked a peaceful protest and alleged threats.

Yelp sues Revleap for claiming it sells good reviews, buries the bad ones

Yelp sues Revleap for claiming it sells good reviews, buries the bad ones

Revleap promises to sell improved ratings to businesses, but Yelp claims that it does nothing but lie and spam both Yelp's customers and Revleap clients' customers, dangling gift cards in exchange for writing positive reviews.

Yelp let off the hook after review-gaming complaints

Second FTC enquiry gives Yelp the all-clear

After a year-long investigation, the FTC has decided that those who complain about Yelp gaming its reviews don't have a leg to stand on.

Goodbye pseudonyms! Android app store reviews will now show your Google+ name and picture

Android app store reviews will now show your Google+ name and picture

No more pseudonymous reviews on Google Play - from now on, any feedback you leave on Android apps will be accompanied by your name and photograph.