Media Summary – Radio & TV Coverage

BBC Fake Britain investigates fake reviews on TripAdvisor May 24, 2012
BBC Fake Britain investigates the damage caused by fake Trip Advisor reviews to KwikChex Members Howarth House and Medieval Lodge.

KwikChex and BBC force Google to remove online defamation
Featured on the BBC News at Six: 03/11/2011 (no longer availale on iplayer)
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KwikChex features on BBC Radio 4 – ‘You & Yours’ October 26, 2011
Hotelier to sue Trip Advisor
Why one hotelier is suing Tripadvisor after the company accused her of faking good reviews of her hotel and posting negatives reviews of her competitors. Click here to listen (Chapter 3)

KwikChex features on BBC Radio 4 – ‘You & Yours’ December 14, 2010
KwikChex features at 23 minutes into the programme commenting on accusations of fake reviews on Amazon by authors (Author Rosie Alison also features). Click here to listen to the broadcast.

KwikChex features in BBC’s The One Show TripAdvisor Report November 18, 2010
One of the most popular programmes on British television featured a report on the problems with unverified 'reviews'. The One Show highlighted the cases of hotel owners that have had malicious allegations posted against them on the TripAdviosr site, visited owners to get to the truth of the matter, spoke to Chris Emmins of KwikChex, and also TripAdvisor in the UK. Click here to watch the segment.

ABC News interviews KwikChex November 13, 2010
KwikChex was interviewed by ABC News and gave them many examples of the flaws surrounding unverified comments sites, demonstrating how they can be abused by rogue posters and ABC have now reported on the issue and the actions being led by KwikChex. Click here to watch the segment.

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