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Yelp Fires Employee After Posting Open Letter To CEO About Wages, Cost of Living

February 22, 2016

Friday Yelp employee Talia Jane posted “An Open Letter to My CEO” on her page at the online community Medium. Within two hours of the post going live, Yelp had begun the process of firing Jane. Here’s a timeline of how…

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“Yelp For People” Is Basically The Worst Idea Ever

October 1, 2015

From the Department of Horrible Ideas Whose Time Has Sadly Arrived comes an app by the name of Peeple, which promises to allow you to give reviews and ratings to everyone in your life: “[T]he most surprising thing about Peeple —…

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