Google Grapples Groupon

Just a few short months ago, Google offered approximately 6 billion dollars in a buy-out offer for the deal-of-the-day online coupon giant Groupon. Groupon declined the unprecedented...

Groupon IPO Could Hit $25 Billion

As discussed in previous posts here at Beanstalk, Groupon was offered $6 billion from Google in one of the biggest takeover bids ever. Much to the amazement of many, Groupon...

“As the Groupon Turns” – Groupon Snubs Google Buyout

Since the first rumoured whisperings of a buyout offer from Google to purchase the “Fastest Growing Company in History” (http://www.forbes.com/forbes/2010/0830/entrepreneurs-groupon-facebook-twitter-next-web-phenom.html),...

Google + Groupon = Goopon?

Hopefully they’ll come up with a better name than that … Ask around the techie water-cooler what the hot topic of the day is and you will hear about the apparently...