Google is in talks to buy Groupon, the local daily deals phenomenon, Kara Swisher reports.In light of this news, we just want to remind our readers that just a week ago we heard from a well connected industry source that Marissa Mayer was keen on Groupon.
Mayer is now the boss of Google’s local products. If she wants to make a big splash to start her run in charge of local, she could be pushing for the Groupon acquisition.
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