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Introducing Google Offers

Introducing Google Offers

After being turned down by Groupon last year, Google started working on it’s own coupon platform – called “Google Offers.”  The service offers restaurant, shopping, and other local deals and are sent to users daily via email.  Users can also share the deals with their friends on social networks like Twitter, Facebook, and Google Buzz.

Google has essentially confirmed this new product / platform is real and is currently in testing phase.  In response to an inquire, Google stated they are […]

Jan 24th, 2011Comments Off on Introducing Google Offers
Google Sets Sights on Another Coupon Company?

Google Sets Sights on Another Coupon Company?

Unfortunately for Google, the deal with Groupon died on the table earlier this month.  The New York Post is reporting that Google is now on the search for a Groupon-like company so that they can compete with Groupon.  If Google succeeds, they will most likely expand rapidly into new markets using their global reach.  (via New York Post)

Dec 30th, 2010Comments Off on Google Sets Sights on Another Coupon Company?

Groupon Releases Android App

Group released an Android application earlier this week, stating that they received a “ton of requests” for an Android app after the latest update was released to their iPhone app.  Initial features include the ability to buy deals, access purchased deals, and locate nearby deals with this app.  Group stated they will add more features in the future, however no timeline has been made available.  Visit the Android Market and try out the app today!

Jul 26th, 2010Comments Off on Groupon Releases Android App