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  • Deal Aggregator 8coupons Acquires Clipless App To Aid In Move To Mobile

    Deal Aggregator 8coupons Acquires Clipless App To Aid In Move To Mobile

    Only a few months after its debut, mobile couponing app Clipless for Android has already been acquired by deal aggregator 8coupons, which had previously served as a data source within the app, along with other providers like Yelp, Groupon, Amazon Local, Foursquare, LivingSocial, and more. Clipless founder CEO Michael Barnathan, who was also acting as CTO of CoatChex (aka the Shark Tank… Read More

  • 8coupons And CityPockets Team Up To Let Users Organize, Resell, And Create Their Own Daily Deals

    8coupons And CityPockets Team Up To Let Users Organize, Resell, And Create Their Own Daily Deals

    Back in 2007, a startup called 8coupons launched as a mobile coupon service that allowed users to sign up with their phone number, receive coupons and offers from local businesses via SMS. That was before Groupon had hit the streets, before the web daily deal model had really taken hold, and 8coupons was just a little ahead of its time on the mobile front. Since then, 8coupons has built out… Read More

  • 8coupons And Yipit Are One-Stop Shops For Groupon-Like Daily Deals

    If you’re a frequent TechCrunch reader, there’s a good chance you’re familiar with Groupon, a rapidly growing startup that offers steep discounts on local goods and services. It’s a great idea: the deals are only activated once a certain number of people sign up for them, which makes the service viral and allows businesses to quickly gain lots of new customers and… Read More