Topic: Yelp

This San Francisco Creative Agency Wants to Be a 'Beacon' for the Freelance Community

RSL + Crew combs its list when it needs to staff up

Specs Who (L. to r.) Co-founders John Sheehan, John Reid and Ben Latimer What Creative agency Where San Francisco RSL + Crew was founded last year by John Reid, John Sheehan and Ben Latimer…

Is Pokemon Go Finally Making Augmented Reality Mainstream?

Brands like Porsche and State Farm are trying it out

Until Pokemon Go became a viral phenomenon by amassing more than 100 million downloads in a few weeks, augmented reality was confined to tech types and sci-fi fiends. However, thanks…

Yelp Remixed Its Ad About a Bad Yoga Instructor, and Now He's Even Worse

Let's all go sit in child's pose for a while

Back in June, Reid Sheehan Latimer + Crew made this "Yoga" spot for Yelp, positioning the review network as the place people go to find businesses that meet their needs…

Ad of the Day: Yelp Is Your Awesome, Goofy Savior in Its First National TV Commercial

High Maintenance's Ben Sinclair takes you beyond food reviews

Yelp isn't just for restaurant recommendations. It can help you find reviews on everything from auto shops to hair salons to "extreme golf" driving ranges, the app and website says…

Groupon Challenges GrubHub and Yelp With 10% Off All Delivered Orders

Service debuts in Chicago with Mike Ditka, of course

Groupon officially jumped into the restaurant delivery game on Thursday, offering 10 percent off every order in Chicago from national chains such as Quiznos, Popeyes, Subway and Papa John's, as…

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…