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It Begins… Yelp announces the END to Free Delivery for Eat24

This was spotted in their newest advertisement for their food delivery service Eat24. It’s beyond suspicious that they have an * and are only promising free delivery till 9/4.  Either

Tech & Startups

Combatant Gentlemen: Zero Customer Service & 200+ days for Delivery

We cane across this on reddit, looks like Combatant Gentlemen might be a startup that’s shut down. It has been 229 days since my wife ordered me a bag on Combatant

Business

Simple is changing banks and now has to close some customer accounts

Remember when Simple launched in 2011 and wanted to reinvent banking? They were originally BankSimple, and when they announced that they were becoming simple they posted this blog article,  setting

Business

David Wood of Empower Network threatens families if they don’t stop all of the charge backs.

Normally we don’t like to legitimize MLM companies, as they should be avoided, but this past weekend David Wood, of Empower Network, setup a Facebook Live stream where he basically gave

Business

Is this the worst food event ever? LIC Flea Beer & Taco Get Down

The title says it all, you’re paying $41.00 for a 2 hoursl to “Sip unlimited craft beer tastings while you purchase tacos from Queens’ best taquerias.”. But if you want to

Marketing

Serena Williams joins board of Silicon Valley firm SurveyMonkey

Do companies just ever learn? Alicia Keys joins BlackBerry, U2’s Bono and The Edge joining the board of guitar maker Fender, Adding celebrities to boards is always is a desperate move by

Tech & Startups

imzy is shutting down

This reddit clone, was just not active enough … In an email sent out today, Dan writes, We are sorry to say that after nearly two years of building Imzy,

Marketing

Is it Cheddar or Sprint Network?

It’s poor graphic design when your advertiser logo is larger than your own or are they owned by Sprint now? I wonder if the Sprint logo is in exchange for

Tech & Startups

Snapchat: The Spam ADs have Arrived #LowerMyBills

This should be seen as a red flag to all shareholders of #SNAP, the high value advertisers have left the platform, and we are now left with LowerMyBills and LowerCarInsurance

Marketing

Upwork realizes their mistake, now lets you focus your search

As someone who has hired people off of upwork before I’m more than thrilled about this.  Upwork finally realizes that their freelancer database might be filled with a lot of,

Tech & Startups

CopyCat Logos: PayPal or Pandora

Copycat logos is a section that we’ve dedicated to logos that look very similar in our opinion.  Logos are apart of a companies attempt to build a brand and to create trust

Business

Lull Mattress: Why are you spamming my inbox? Referral abuse.

Lull Mattress, I think one of your users is abusing your referral program by buying up email addresses in mass and spamming users.  It very much damages your brand and

Business

Disgraced Cheating Site Ashley Madison Claims It Has Millions of Users That Totally Aren’t Bots This Time

The supposed growth is especially surprising given that the site experienced a massive data breach in July 2015 that exposed thousands of names and addresses of adulterers including thousands of

Marketing

Truth: Billy Mcfarland, Fyre Festival, Magnises, & The Real Numbers

We wrote about Magnises a few times when it was popular 3 years ago, but currently over on reddit there’s an as me anything, with one of their former employees,