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  • After Antitrust Suit, Bazaarvoice Sells PowerReviews To Review Site Viewpoints For $30M

    After Antitrust Suit, Bazaarvoice Sells PowerReviews To Review Site Viewpoints For $30M

    Bazaarvoice just announced that it’s selling PowerReviews for $30 million in cash. The news comes after an acquisition deal in 2012, followed by an antitrust suit in which the US Justice Department argued that by bringing together two major consumer review sites in one company, the acquisition would reduce competition. The suit ended with Bazaarvoice agreeing to sell PowerReviews to… Read More

  • Attention Kmart Shoppers: Your Social Elements Are On Aisle 3

    Attention Kmart Shoppers: Your Social Elements Are On Aisle 3

    When it comes to the web, one name that doesn’t exactly jump out at you is Sears Holdings Corporation (SHC). Certainly, you might think that during a economic downtime, the parent company of Sears and Kmart has more pressing things to worry about than social networking. But it is thinking about them. And tomorrow, it’s launching a couple sites to prove it. MySears and MyKmart… Read More