Groupon's new Gnome service is a customer relationship management tool, a point-of-sale system, and, someday, a local ad platform all in one.
The mobile ad platform sends relevant coupons to shoppers when they are near stores with active deals.
Groupon says the addition of in-store coupons will bring 1,100 coupons from more than 250 retailers across 245,000 locations.
Indonesia's landscape is possibly the most attractive in the world. In this video, the Groupon Indonesia chief executive explains why and how the daily deals site localizes for the country.
Groupon is on a buying frenzy and just acquired online flash sales fashion retailer ideeli for $43 million in cash.
Twitter announced its plan to go public late yesterday afternoon, but shared little else about its finances or strategy with would-be investors.
Groupon announced that it had acquired Madrid-based Blink, a mobile app that allows last-minute European travelers to find same-day deals on hotel bookings.
The Groupon Partner Network provides dozens of trackable text and banner ads as well as a variety of widgets, which enable affiliate partners to make money by promoting Groupon deals.
Groupon has extended its new channel for high-end, discounted restaurant reservations to iPhone, with other mobiles soon to follow.
As the company continues to pull away from the volatile daily deals business, it is launching a premium channel for discounted restaurant reservations born out of its Savored acquisition last September.