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Prosecco Nail Polish Is Now A Thing

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 22.03.2017 | UK Style

Groupon have launched a nail polish made from real Prosecco. And it’s edible. The sparkly shade of Gold Glimmer is said to taste and smell just like...

My Colonic Irrigation Nightmare

Max Dickins | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Comedy
Max Dickins

I was going to have gallons of water pumped into my colon, using a tube inserted into my rectum. In doing so 26 years of bum gunk would be disturbed and then flow out of my arse, down a transparent tube which would RUN PAST MY HEAD, like some sort of faecal Generation Game.

Can I Find Love Through Groupon?

Max Dickins | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK Comedy
Max Dickins

I had to change. I'd reached rock bottom. It was time to get a life and Groupon was my tool. A Narnia of discounts, a wardrobe into a magical otherworld full of adventure. And since then I've become a Lord, changed my name by Deed Poll to "Max Groupon", and bought property on the planet Mars.

Here's 10 Epic Ways To Quit Your Job

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK

With the New Year drawing near, some Brits will be dreading the end of their holidays as they trudge back into the office for work. They may even d...

Cut Price Cosmetic Surgery: Why Online Voucher Sites Aren't Offering You The Best Deal

Laura Casewell | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Casewell

Websites such as Wowcher and Groupon offer heavily discounted treatments in return for signing up to their newsletters. Every day members receive enticing offers ranging from half price holidays to laser hair removal. From the outside these beauty deals may seem like a great way to look better on a budget; but at what cost?

Mobile Payments and Mobile Advertising Have a Promising Future Together

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 04.05.2013 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

According to On Device Research, 70% of mobile users consider mobile ads on smartphones to be a "personal invitation," not an intrusion. Helping to change opinions in favor of mobile adsare the efforts of mobile ad networks like Airpush, which have been praised for highly effective innovations in mobile ad formats and ad targeting capabilities.

Charlie Thomas

After Sacking Its CEO, Can Groupon Survive? | Charlie Thomas | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK

Online daily deal site Groupon fired its chief executive Andrew Mason this week, and while his leaving memo for staff was certainly candid, his depart...

LOOK: Groupon's Latest Amazing Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK Comedy

First they get rid of their CEO, and now this. Wow. (Deal created for The Huffington Post UK by David Schneider and David Beresford) More TOPICA...

Fired Groupon CEO Leaves Bittersweet Memo For Staff After He's Forced Out The Door

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK

Groupon, the internet daily deals website, has dramatically fired its chief executive Andrew Mason after the company's share price continued to dive a...

Cosmetic Surgery Industry Is No Longer 'Nice'

Dr Bessam Farjo | Posted 27.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Bessam Farjo

Whilst the industry is all about aesthetics, it is still a science and needs to be treated as such. It's about time we cut out the use of non-definitive terms, such as telling a patient they will look 'better' or 'nicer'. We should consider the mental - as well as physical - health of our patients.

My Story - The University Paper

Chris Moss | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Chris Moss

After seeing the success of Groupon, I decided that bringing this business model to the student market would be an excellent idea. I decided that I would produce a newspaper that had discount vouchers in for places around Nottingham, giving myself the front page premium advert space.

Groupon: An Imperative for a Rethink on Their Email Marketing Strategies

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 03.03.2013 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

Is this the beginning of the end for Groupon and their peers? Certainly not, but they really need to find ways to harness the potential they have in their vast database of subscribers, if they are to stem the rot and remain successful.

Facebook IPO - Proof of Growth or Reverse Growth?

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

Now that the huge hype created over the Facebook IPO has given way to more practical and analytical thinking, it is time to take a closer look at the tech IPO scenario.

Groupon Investigated By Office Of Fair Trading

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK

Deals website Groupon is to be investigated by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT), after revelations that the site has breached advertising regulations ...

Want to Get Your Christmas Shopping Done Without Breaking the Bank This Year?

Liane Dietrich | Posted 28.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Liane Dietrich

Having worked in the ecommerce industry for over a decade now, I am constantly surprised by the ingenious ways you can save money, from voucher codes offering percentage savings to using price comparison websites to make sure you're going to the best-value stores on the high street.

Forget the hype: Groupon's IPO Cuts Mark it out as a Listing to Avoid

Dan Wagner | Posted 27.12.2011 | UK
Dan Wagner

This week, everyone watched with baited breath as Groupon - previously seen as one of the hotter .com public offerings on the horizon - is revealed its IPO.

Twitter Forces Topman to Take T's Off Their Shelves, aka the Effect of Social Complaining.

Alex Thomson | Posted 14.11.2011 | UK Tech
Alex Thomson

UK Twitter users today shared their scorn for skinny-jean-pushing Topman's current T-shirt designs that were quoted as being "offensive to women" and "condoning aggressive behavior".