May 26, 2017

Groupon Ammended SEC Filing Download Here

Accounting Irregularities, or Creative Accounting may be the way to best describe what Groupon had originally highlighted in regulatory filings something it calls “adjusted consolidated segment operating income,” or adjusted CSOI. This Creative Accounting strategy may have been used to intentionally draw Investors and analysts attention away from the fact that the company is hemorrhaging […]

Groupon The Leaked Memo

OK this is cool,  Groupon CEO, Andrew Mason, issues a Memo to his staff during the Pre-IPO “Quiet Time” that is “accidentally” leaked to the Media (Oops!). Mason says: “It Looks Good!” The veiled Press Release attempts to give re-assurance to investors about Groupon, at a time when they are experiencing a lot of negative […]

Tumblr Stumbles Upon A Winning Formula

“Build It And They Will Come” Who says you can’t build a better mousetrap? Blogging platform with the funny name, Tumblr has attracted millions of users, and convinced investors it’s worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Wall St Journal reports today that: “The New York-based company is poised to raise $75 million to $100 million […]

Mark Andreessen Speaks Out

Here is an interesting article from Mark Andreessen, that really sums up the state of the Internet and related industries, that I want to “Share” with you. Via LinkedIn Today: This week, Hewlett-Packard (where I am on the board) announced that it is exploring jettisoning its PC business in favor of investing more heavily in […]