Google had its first $50 billion year in 2012. With its massive investments in mobile, someday it might make that much just on the little plastic and metal devices we carry in our pockets. Here’s how.
Deal or no deal? Google is giving out free and discounted access to Boingo Wi-Fi at eight malls and 16 airports to raise the profile of its Google Offers service.
Groupon is changing its payment terms with merchants, according to several sources familiar with Groupon’s business and contracts. The company has traditionally used two different payment models. In the United States and Canada, merchants have been paid in three installments.
Guest Post People frequently ask me about how LivingSocial and Google Offers are different from Groupon.
Google announced Wednesday that Offers, its daily deal arm, is getting new deal partners and is rolling out its service in Austin, Houston, Philadelphia, and Miami.
Google recently revealed its social network Google+ will support check-ins for businesses providing discounts through their Google Places page. Today, the capability was launched, but only through the Google+ Android application.
Google Offers may have bitten off more than it can chew with its Cyber Monday deal from Newegg.com, a site popular with techies for computing equipment and other electronics.
Google released a new Android app for its Google Offers service, the company announced today.
Google Offers is expanding its selection to include a number of new partners, Google announced today in an official blog post.
Google had launched its Offers service in five more cities — Austin, Boston, Washington D.C., Denver and Seattle, the company said today.
Google Offers, the mega search company’s Groupon competitor, launched in beta last month in Portland, and we knew it was only a matter of time before it started offering daily deals to the rest of the U.S. Today, Google is touting deals to prospective customers in New York and the San Francisco Bay Area.
Media company Local.com on Monday announced that it has acquired Screamin’ Media Group, the entity behind Groupon-like-company Screamin’ Daily Deals.
During a live demo at the D9 event Tuesday, Google said it views its new Wallet service as entirely different from the new point of sale devices PayPal is reportedly developing with major retailers.
While demonstrating their new mobile payment product Google Wallet today, Google executives offered some insight into how it will make money.
Google today finally spilled the beans on its long-rumored mobile payments platform, Google Wallet, at a New York City event. Unexpectedly, Google also tied in some announcements about its Groupon competitor, Google Offers.
It looks like Google is about to launch the Google Offers deals service that was first revealed in January.
Updated with confirmation