Groupon Planning IPO By End Of 2011

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A Groupon employee prays for a fat IPO.

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Amid the hubbub over Groupon raising $500 million, a report on DealBook says the company is planning an IPO in 2011.Will it be the only big tech IPO of 2011? Or will Zynga, Hulu, and Demand Media hit the public markets in a big way, too?

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