Groupon

At patent trial, Groupon casts IBM as shaking down other tech companies

A lawyer for discount e-commerce company Groupon told a court in Delaware on Thursday that International Business Machines has shaken down …

Tech Industry

New Apple Pay Promo Include Discounts for Hotels.com, Groupon, Stubhub, and More

If you are an Apple user, take advantage of the new Apple Pay promos that include discounts for places like Hotels.com, Groupon, Stubhub, and others. …

Apple Pay

Black Friday in July: Groupon offers big discounts on mattresses, scooters and more

Groupon is the latest online retailer to launch a big summer sale, with the Black Friday In July deals fest offering 75% savings<p>Amazon Prime Day is …

Product Reviews

Chicago Boat Rentals sues Groupon, alleging fraudulent refund scheme

Groupon is facing a lawsuit alleging the Chicago-based online deals site kept hundreds of thousands of dollars in refunds from boat rental vouchers without reimbursing the rental company or its customers.<p>In the lawsuit, filed Monday in Cook County Circuit Court, Chicago Boat Rentals alleges Groupon …

Entrepreneurship

Suit accuses Groupon of fraud

The owner of a Chicago boat rental company sued Groupon this week claiming the internet deals giant pocketed hundreds of thousands of dollars in …

Chicago

China's Groupon Is on Offer---at Full Price

Pinduoduo broke into China’s e-commerce scene by offering discounts, but buying its growth won’t come cheap.<p>China’s answer to Groupon, the three year-old company is looking to raise up to $1.6 billion—a sum that would peg its value at $21 billion—though an IPO on Nasdaq. Founded by an ex-Googler, …

Wall Street

Groupon customers can score a FREE year of ShopRunner’s 2-day shipping service

ShopRunner is a shipping service that allows you to receive free two-day shipping from a plethora of online stores. Currently, ShopRunner is partnered with Groupon to provide a 1-year membership for <b>FREE</b>. Generally, this would run you $79. ShopRunner is a great way to get no-cost two-day delivery …

Gear & Gadgets

Get a cheap Sam's Club membership to use the Amex Offers up

If you don’t yet have a <b>Sam’s Club</b> membership, but you have the the Amex Offers for either <b>$10 back on $30</b> or <b>$15 back on $50</b> that you’d like to be able …

Walmart

IBM in patent dispute with Groupon

IBM has asked a U.S. jury to award it $167M in a patent lawsuit accusing Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN) of infringing foundational e-commerce technology, …

Business

IBM seeks $167M from Groupon for infringing on ecommerce patents, says Amazon, Facebook, and Google licensed its patents for between $20M and $50M per company

eCommerce

Get a Harry Potter tour after hours at Warner Bros Studios with food and drink included for £49.95pp

HARRY Potter fans listen up – because this is an opportunity you won’t want to miss.<p>Groupon have a special deal on an after-hours tour of Warner Bros …

Film Industry

IBM Seeks $167 Million From Groupon – Bloomberg

IBM Seeks $167 Million From Groupon<p>IBM Seeks $167 Million From Groupon<p>IBM Seeks $167 Million From …

Patents

IBM demands $167M from Groupon over alleged patent infringement

IBM Corp. on Monday afternoon asked a jury to grant it $167 million in damages from Groupon Inc. over the deals website’s alleged infringement of its …

Intellectual Property

Netflix slides on Q2 earnings, Tesla investors worried, Ford to pay $299M

Here’s a look at some of the companies the Yahoo Finance team will be watching for you today.<p><b>Netflix</b> (NFLX) shares are sliding more Tuesday morning …

Biotechnology

IBM Seeks Patent Infringement Charges of $167M From Groupon

1 / 2<p>IBM (IBM) is suing Groupon over unauthorized use of the company's patented e-commerce technology.<p><b>International Business Machines</b> IBM is seeking …

Intellectual Property

IBM Seeks $167 Million From Groupon in E-Commerce Patent Suit

Groupon Inc. built its online coupon business on the back of International Business Machines Corp.’s e-commerce inventions without permission, …

Judiciary

Prime Day Deals at Shop Sound & Vision

Today is Prime Day, Amazon’s (successful) attempt at creating Black Friday-like sales mania in the middle of the summer.<p>In the three years since …

Headphones

Alibaba: A Brilliant Opportunity

Alibaba (BABA) is spoken of as the main contender in the purchase of Groupon (GRPN). Although Groupon has not seen much growth in the last few …

Business

Bank Stocks, Groupon’s Latest Deal, and Cutting-Edge Software

The Motley Fool Podcasts Motley Fool Money Bank Stocks, Groupon’s Latest Deal, and Cutting-Edge Software<p>JP Morgan Chase reports record profits. Wells …

Investing

Why Groupon Stock Has Lost 16% in 2018

The shopping deals specialist isn't growing its customer base, and that has investors worried about its rebound plan.<p>What happened<p><b>Groupon</b> …

Investing

Mayo Clinic Social Media Network

• Facebook is testing ads in AR<br>• YouTube’s new fight against fake news<br>• Groupon is seeking an acquirer<br>• Sonos files for an IPO<br>• Scooter-sharing is a big deal, …

Social Media

Groupon for sale? Twilio rising; Southwest gets rid of peanuts

<b>Bargain hunters</b><p><b>Groupon</b> shares are climbing on a report that it is actively seeking a buyer. The coupon site has approached several companies to try to drum up interest, <b>Recode</b> reported over the weekend. Groupon shares gained 47 cents to close Monday at $4.83. They slipped slightly Tuesday. The stock …

San Francisco

Groupon could be looking for a buyer

INTERNATIONAL - Groupon, the company that made local online daily specials, is looking to be bought out, according to report in Recode.According to …

South Africa

Outside Of A Buyout, Groupon Doesn't Have Much To Offer

News broke this morning that Groupon (GRPN) may be hunting for a buyer. Naturally, the stock is up today. Outside of a buyout, which would obviously …

Business

Why Groupon, Boeing, and Pretium Resources Jumped Today

Learn which of these companies wants to be acquired.<p>Major benchmarks extended last week's gains on Monday, with investors maintaining their focus on …

Investing

Jim Cramer: It's Time to Buy General Electric Shares

It's time to buy shares of General Electric (GE) , according to TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer.<p>"[CEO] John …

Investing

Groupon, JPMorgan Chase rise, Twitter, CTI BioPharma fall

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday:<p>Groupon Inc., up 47 cents to $4.83<p>Recode reported that the online coupon company is looking …

Business

Priceline Could Be the Top Contender to Buy Groupon

Groupon (GRPN) has seen its stock slide downhill in the past year by 15%, has struggled to pin down its business model and posted uneven first …

Investing

Groupon Isn't A Good Deal For Alibaba

Online local commerce marketplaces operator Groupon may be soon holding its biggest sale ever: itself. That’s according to rumors that circulated over the weekend in the media.<p>Who could buy Groupon? Alibaba, the Chinese online and mobile commerce company. But while Groupon is a good fit for …

eCommerce

Why Is Groupon on Sale? Look No Further Than Facebook, Google and Amazon

Almost seven years after it went public at a near-$13 billion valuation, Groupon (GRPN) is worth just $2.6 billion as it reportedly puts itself on …

Small Business