Yelp Strikes Hotel Bookings Partnership With Hipmunk

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 10:00
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2811940912_8762d5fa2b_b Yelp has partnered up with Hipmunk that will allow people to book hotels within the business review platform. While this is not the first time Yelp has offered a way for users to purchase from business right on its site, it is the first time it’s done this with hotel bookings. Yelp says idea is that people will book immediately after reading the Yelp reviews on a certain place to stay. Read More

Life360 Acquires Two-Month-Old HelloWorld

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 10:00
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helloworld Today, location-sharing startup Hello World is announcing that it has been acquired by Life360 for an undisclosed seven-figure sum. Read More


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Google Updates Play Music With Songza-Style Functionality

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 10:00
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google-play-songza For the first time since acquiring Songza this summer, Google is integrating the technology into its Google Play Music service. The updated service gives you access to expertly curated playlists based around date, time, weather, and what Google thinks you might be up to. Read More


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Staples Becomes The Latest Retailer Affected By A Payment Card Data Breach

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 9:46
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Image (1) staples.jpg for post 175219 If you’ve shopped at a major retailer in the U.S., chances are your payment card data has been stolen at some point. Today, it appears you may be able to add Staples to the growing list of retailers who have discovered fraudulent activity related to a data breach in their stores. In Staples’ case, however, the company is currently investigating a “potential issue” in… Read More