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More deal duels as 'Google Offers' takes on Groupon

After Groupon rejected Google's $6 billion offer to buy it in December Amazon recently sunk in $175 million into Groupon's biggest competitor, LivingSocial Mashable LivingSocial a boost for a small business, even to the point of being overwhelmed

"Google is communicating with small businesses to enlist their support and participation in a test of a pre-paid offers/vouchers program. This initiative is part of an ongoing effort at Google to make new products, such as the recent Offer Ads beta, that connect businesses with customers in new ways. We do not have more details to share at this time, but will keep you posted."

the fastest growing company ever plans for an initial public offering that could place the company's value at $15 billion