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Beyond Twitter: The next wave of tech IPOs brews

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Just as one high-tech breakthrough often paves the way for the next big thing, technology IPOs move in virtuous cycles, too. Twitter’s scintillating stock market debut punctuated a procession of highly […]

11/13/2013

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Rockstar Minute – Web Presence

Having a website is important, but do you have Facebook, Twitter, Yelp? Your social media presence is just as important as a traditional marketing strategy. If money is your excuse there are plenty of cost-effective […]

08/02/2013

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Restaurant learns online reviews can make or break

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — It was the customer service disaster heard around the Internet. An Arizona restaurateur, fed up after years of negative online reviews and an embarrassing appearance on a reality television show, allegedly […]

05/22/2013

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Beverly Hills eatery gives no-shows Twitter roast

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When 20 percent of your dinner reservations don’t show, what’s a restaurant owner to do? Usually nothing; it’s an unsavory fact of restaurant life that not everyone who says they’ll be there, will.

04/03/2013