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LivingSocial said to lay off nearly 10 percent of staff

The daily deals world is awash in financial woes, and LivingSocial is no exception. After a net loss of $566 million in the third quarter, the company is now reportedly about to cut jobs.

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Groupon CEO Andrew Mason (Credit: Dan Farber/CNET)

Groupon's Mason: Board is discussing if I should continue as CEO

"I would be the first person to fire myself if I didn't feel I were the right guy for the job," Andrew Mason says, but so far he isn't stepping down.

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Groupon CEO Andrew Mason

Groupon CEO in jeopardy of losing his job?

With the stock in a free fall and Groupon's board meeting this week, Andrew Mason's tenure as CEO reportedly faces opposition.

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LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman (right) talked with TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco today.

'Startup whisperer' Reid Hoffman still bullish on Facebook

At TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco today, the LinkedIn founder -- and one of Facebook's first investors -- says he still thinks the social network has strong fundamentals.

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Groupon hires new accounting officer in wake of financial woes

The company continues its push to bring in more business-savvy professionals after an accounting snafu led to a higher fourth-quarter loss.

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Groupon shares down 22 percent, despite increased sales, profit

The daily-deals provider is watching its shares tank to under $6 as investors grow more concerned about its future.

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Groupon turns a profit, but sales fall short

The daily deal pioneer made money in the latest quarter. But sales were weak, and the stock is tanking.

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Groupon shares tank as insiders dump stock

This could well be a preview of Facebook's stock when its lockup agreement expires in a few months.

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Groupon's Q1 shines: Chest thumping in order?

Groupon's first quarter results were better-than-expected. Executives touted growth and argued the accounting hubbub is behind the deals company.

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Can Groupon grow up?

Online shoppers pay with cash, White House takes aim at CISPA, and Groupon hopes to show its grown-up side.

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Groupon CEO Andrew Mason talks shop with "60 Minutes" correspondent Lesley Stahl.

Groupon CEO tells employees the site needs to grow up

Andrew Mason says daily deals site has no margin for error, while blaming "too much beer" for difficulty speaking.

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Groupon's stock price is going in the wrong direction.

Facebook vs. Groupon: The tale of two IPOs

Groupon rushed its IPO and is now paying the price, while Facebook's patience is about to be rewarded.

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