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There Are Web Products Everywhere You Turn

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Brian Mayer launched a website which listed reservations for sale to popular restaurants in San Francisco. ReservationHop was instantly popular, and almost equally vilified. Mayer was essentially holding reservations for ransom and putting them in the hands of people willing and able to pay. By circumventing restaurants entirely, he was putting restaurants in a position to lose money from last minute cancellations.

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