CNET News Daily Podcast: What if Google bought Yelp?
Several sources have confirmed that the internet giant is in talks to buy the consumer reviews site for $500 million.
Is there anything Google can't or won't buy? After several acquisitions already this year, the company is reportedly closing out 2009 by negotiating a purchase of Yelp, the business reviews site, for $500 million. Also in today's podcast: Complaints to the FTC over Facebook privacy rules, Google loses a big copyright case in France, and consumer electronics companies cross their fingers for Avatar's successful release this weekend.