Seven Questions for Lance Crosby, CEO of SoftLayer, IBM’s New Cloud Company

Suddenly, Big Blue is kind of big in the cloud business.
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With 190,000 Smartwatches Sold, Pebble Boosts iPhone Support

Pebble has gone from a tiny outfit trying to deliver promised smartwatches to its Kickstarter backers to a growing 40-person company looking to cement its role as a serious player in wearable technology.
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Yelp Misses on Earnings, Beats on Revenue in Q3

A mixed quarter for the online reviews site.
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Foursquare Says It’s Ready to Impress You Now

A new “passive” tip feature starts rolling out, and Dennis Crowley says it’s a huge deal: “This is the version of Foursquare that we’ve been talking about building for a long time.”
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Google’s Local Business Is “Really Struggling,” in “Constant Chaos,” Yelp CEO Tells Charlie Rose (Video)

Jeremy Stoppelman fired the most recent shots in the long-standing Yelp-Google feud.
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Google vs. Facebook in the Battle of Affinity

So far, social sites haven’t been able to turn affinity data into anything particularly useful.
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Sosh Raises $10.1M for Local Discovery

What does the end of search look like? Perhaps a little bit like Sosh, the local activity concierge.
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Wall Street Gives Yelp Five-Star Review as Stock Soars 23 Percent

New revenue opportunities make for giddy analysts.
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Yelp’s Recipe for Conquering Local Advertising: Partnerships With a Dash of M&A

The reviews site won’t go it alone.
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Foursquare Gets Its Money

Foursquare’s Yelp Problem