After failing to snare Groupon, Google (GOOG) will test its own rival marketing service to cater...

|By:, SA News Editor

After failing to snare Groupon, Google (GOOG) will test its own rival marketing service to cater to local restaurants and other businesses. Dubbed Google Offers, it's one of a number of initiatives Google is launching to expand beyond its core search engine operation. Premarket GOOG +1.7%.