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Groupon’s Revised S-1 Doesn’t Float Well in Choppy Market

Written on
August 10th 2011
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – Apparently the latest stock market turmoil has brought the town tech-bubble criers out from under their rocks, particularly since public Internet-based companies seen as market bellwethers for the social media revolution have taken a hit. In particular, the stock of business-oriented social network LinkedIn (LNKD) has been riding a royal ... more...

Google Offers Arrives, But Groupon Is Miles Ahead

Written on
June 2nd 2011
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – Groupon CEO Andrew Mason is oft-hailed in the tech press as a “funny guy,” though I’ve never found his wittiness to break above George W. Bush-style self-effacing (and comparing your company to boy band *NSYNC is just… odd), but I may have to give his act another chance ... more...

Loopt Pushes Groupon Now Deals on Mobile Social Network

Written on
May 20th 2011
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – When Groupon acquired Pelago, maker of location-based mobile social network and recommendation service Whrrl, I thought a homegrown check-in discount service was on its way, one that sent push notifications to mobile users when they neared a deal. (Considering how many nails places I live next to, I’m ... more...