Groupon cuts over 500 staff, plans to focus ‘only on mission-critical activities’ from now on

Chicago-based Groupon today laid off more than 500 of its employees — 15% of its 3,416-person headcount — according to posts from former employees on social media. The reduction impacted w

Facebook Offers gets revamped for mobile, now lets you track saved coupons in a dedicated section

Facebook’s goal of tracking ads all the way through to a customer’s purchase at point-of-sale is getting a big boost today with a makeover of the Facebook Offers program. Now designed to

Bing’s New Apps For iOS And Android Focus On Finding Deals, Local Offers

Microsoft’s Bing is trying to carve out a niche for itself on mobile by focusing on the types of common searches and information requests people need to access while on the go. To that end, the

Visa Announces Acquisition Of TrialPay To Expand Its Offers Platform

Visa announced today that it’s planning to acquire Mountain View-based TrialPay, an e-commerce payment platform which sits in between payments and advertising, providing consumers with an alter

Clipless Debuts A Deal Finder With Location-Based Alerts, Goes Android First

<a target="_blank" href="">Clipless</a>, a new mobile application built for Android first, is launching today as a tool to collect nearby offer

Unified Google+ Dashboard Lets Businesses Manage Presence In Search, Social, Maps, AdWords

Google today launched a new dashboard for businesses and Google+ page owners that will provide them with a single dashboard to manage many of their daily activities around Google's tools. The new dash

As Software Trumps Hardware In The World Of Payments, VeriFone Partners With CardSpring For Card-Linked Services

The world of payments is being turned over by the likes of Square, PayPal, Stripe and others, which are tackling the idea of payments based on hardware terminals, and new services that focus on innova

Microsoft Quietly Shuts Down Bing Deals, Launches Bing Offers As A Replacement

The daily deals hype around Groupon, LivingSocial and all of their clones has markedly cooled down over the last few months, but that isn’t stopping Microsoft from launching Bing Offers, a new l

Google Brings Its Local Discovery App “Field Trip” To The iPhone

Google's location-based <a target="_blank" href="">Field Trip</a> application has just made its way to <a target="_blank" href="

ShopSavvy Partners With Capital One, Turns Its Mobile Wallet Into A Platform For Deals

<a target="_blank" href="">ShopSavvy</a>, the mobile application best known for its barcode-scanning and price comparison features, is today moving into personalized deals, throug

Card-Linked Offers Platform Edo Opens Up To Local Merchants

<a target="_blank" href="">Edo</a>, the card-linked local offers platform which just closed its <a href="

Bync Syncs With Your Bank Account And Credit Cards To Send Your More Relevant Deals

<a target="_blank" href="">Bync</a>, a new startup launching today, will sync with your bank and credit cards in order to provide you with more relevant deals, offers and coupons whic

Chase Acquires Local Offers Startup Bloomspot

<a target="_blank" href="">Bloomspot</a>, a San Francisco-based local offers company which <a href="">debuted</a> back in 201

Wallaby’s Android App Tells You Which Credit Card To Use To Get The Best Rewards

<a target="_blank" href="">Wallaby</a>, a startup which had been originally working to develop a universal credit card that optimizes consumers' credit card points, rewards, airlin

Now With 50 Major Retailers On Board,’s New iOS App Adds Passbook-Enabled Coupons

A little over a month after the digital couponing giant <a href="

Is OffersBy.Me Better Than Groupon? Probably (Especially If You Are A Business)

What is <a target="_blank" href=""></a>? It's a new website/app offering discounts for goods and services. And although it is currently only serving up offers in the comp

20 Major Retailers Launch Passbook-Enabled Coupons Via Digital Offers Giant

Apple's Passbook will become even more useful today, thanks to the availability of new Passbook-integrated coupons from several major retailers, including Macy's, Old Navy, PETCO, Barnes & Noble,

Card-Linked Local Offers Platform Edo Raises $15M Series C

<a target="_blank" href="">Edo</a>, a card-linked local offers a platform that targets customers based on their real-world spending behavior, has closed a $15 million Ser

Welcome To The Game: Amazon’s Working With Activision On In-App Offers

During today's Amazon Kindle Extravaganza, one of the slides that was popped up during the event got the attention of quite a few of us. It was a slide showing an in-app offer on a Kindle device. I

Kiip Takes Its First International Steps, Inks Reward Network Deal With UK’s Yo! Sushi

<a target="_blank" href="">Kiip</a> -- the San Francisco-based mobile marketing startup that has created a "rewards network" in which users see offers for free goods and services ins
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