After the Groupon failure, Google (GOOG) is in talks to acquire a smaller local online coupon...

|By:, SA News Editor

After the Groupon failure, Google (GOOG) is in talks to acquire a smaller local online coupon company, instead of launching its own effort, say sources. Potential targets may include LivingSocial, or the New York City-based BuyWithMe. Premarket, Google is +0.4%.