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José Bautista of the Toronto Blue Jays Shares His Favorite Apps and Cereals

But he won't use Twitter to campaign for an all-star spot

Specs Age 34 Claim to fame Right fielder for the Toronto Blue Jays; six-time player in the MLB All-Star Game Base Toronto and Tampa, Fla. Twitter @JoeyBats19 What's the first information you consume in the…

24 Hours in Advertising: Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015

Models channel Lowe for DirecTV, cinemagraphs are spreading and Omnicom's Q4 gains

Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked. Buzzing on Adweek: Facebook courts advertisers with a captivating ad format Cinemagraphs, still images with a…

Workaholics Star Adam Devine's Bedtime Routine Includes Instagram Stalking

His Pitch Perfect fans might be stalking him back

Specs Who Adam Devine Age 31 Claim to fame Star of Comedy Central's Workaholics (Season 5 debuts Jan. 14) and Adam Devine's House Party; voices Pizza Steve in Cartoon Network's Uncle Grandpa; plays…

This Restaurant Wants to Be the Worst Rated on Yelp, and the Reviews Are Indeed Hilarious

25% off for your 1-star critique

Botto Bistro, an Italian restaurant in San Francisco, is vying for the worst Yelp rating in the Bay Area by offering customers 25 percent off for their 1-star reviews. Owner…

Yelp Settles Lawsuit for Collecting Minors' Email Addresses

Pays FTC $450,000

Yelp is the latest company to come under fire from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for allegedly gathering names and email addresses from children without parental consent. The San Francisco company…

What Foursquare's Looming Data Mean to Advertisers

As it targets Yelp's mobile-local lead

So now that Foursquare Labs Inc. has two mobile apps, the newest version of the Foursquare namesake and the two-month-old Swarm, what do the moves mean to advertisers? Quite a…

Yelp Faces Lawsuit Over Fraudulent Reviews

Suit alleges executives sold over $81 million of stock before news depressed price

Yelp Inc. and its executives were accused of selling $81 million of artificially-inflated stock while "deceiving shareholders about the quality of consumer reviews on its website," Reuters reported yesterday. The class-action…

YP CEO: We Were 'Mobile First' Before It Was Cool

David Krantz on why his company is a digital power player

David Krantz took the reins as YP CEO in 2012, when the listings directory spun away from AT&T Interactive, which was his former employer and the brand's former parent. Since then, he's been…

Foursquare Starts Selling All That Data

Maps a business plan by charging developers

Foursquare is charging its largest Web partners for use of its location data, which a number of apps and Web services use for mapping needs. The New York tech company…

7 Concerns About the Apple-Beats Deal

But there's apparently $1 billion reasons Dr. Dre loves it

With Apple reportedly buying his music brand, Dr. Dre is ready for the billionaire title, or as R&B singer Tyrese Gibson said in a video posted online, "The Forbes list…

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