Google (GOOG) is ready to fire up its M&A machine once again, following a failed pursuit of...

|By:, SA News Editor

Google (GOOG) is ready to fire up its M&A machine once again, following a failed pursuit of Groupon in 2010 along with 48 successful acquisitions. Google plans to be 'aggressive' in its courtship of small start-ups that can be a source of new technology, talented engineers and revenue.