The problem with rating people on the new app Peeple

10:15PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 |  The web is bemused and irate about an app that will let people rate other people as if they were baubles purchased on Amazon.

At any rate you can be a Peeple person

10:31AM | Friday, 2 October 2015 |  A new startup has launched in the United States, promising to be ‘Yelp for people’.

THE NEWS WRAP: Yelp no longer for sale

7:24AM | Friday, 3 July 2015 |  Not due to a lack of interested buyers, but the company won’t be sold in the immediate future, sources say.

New York Stock Exchange to help start-ups go public

3:14PM | Thursday, 22 March 2012 |  The New York Stock Exchange has joined forces with three entrepreneurial organisations to launch NYSE Big StartUp, a mentoring program designed to help US start-ups create jobs.

User review start-up Yelp valued at $US1.3 billion in IPO

3:50PM | Monday, 5 March 2012 |  Tech start-up Yelp saw its shares surge as much as 60% on its public listing debut on the Nasdaq stock exchange, valuing it at $US1.3 billion.

Top 10 technology trends for 2012

1:15PM | Thursday, 5 January 2012 |  Technology trends in 2011 were heavily influenced by the uptake of mobile devices, namely smartphones and tablets. So what’s in store for the year ahead? StartupSmart picks out the top technology trends for 2012. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.

Yelp files for $100 million IPO despite no profit

11:00PM | Friday, 18 November 2011 |  US-based local reviews website Yelp has filed for a $100 million IPO, with reports suggesting a valuation of up to $2 billion, seven years after it was founded by two former PayPal employees.