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Barry Diller's company buying Ask Jeeves

...electronic-commerce company IAC/InterActiveCorp is buying Ask Jeeves Inc., the Web-search...Microsoft Corp.'s MSN service. IAC/InteractiveCorp holds a collection of electronic shopping...15.7 percent to $28.05. IAC/InteractiveCorp's shares were off 89 cents or 4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/22/bus_448057.shtml
Business
IAC breakup will spin off 4 companies

NEW YORK --- IAC/InterActiveCorp, the Internet conglomerate run by Barry Diller, said Monday it will break itself into five publicly traded businesses -- an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/06/bus_151035.shtml
Business
Ask Jeeves to drop butler mascot, change name

...Jeeves, the slightly chubby and balding English butler, isn't the kind of image that e-commerce conglomerate InterActiveCorp wants representing the Ask Jeeves search engine, according to IAC Chairman Barry Diller. His New York-based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/27/bus_6787.shtml
Business
Ask Jeeves creates its own ad network

...for Ask Jeeves, a 9-year-old company that survived the dot-com bust to be acquired for $2.3 billion by InterActiveCorp in a deal completed less than two weeks ago. New York-based IAC is controlled by iconoclastic media mogul Barry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/02/bus_443057.shtml
Business
Web site aims to help in search for agents

...We're really in the business of providing people with choice," said Mr. Lebda, who sold LendingTree to IAC/InterActiveCorp in 2003 but remained as CEO. He is confident that the residential real estate market is ready for LendingTree's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/03/liv_449231.shtml
Life & style
Business news

...The filing comes as speculation builds that Newsweek will form a partnership with The Daily Beast , a news site owned by Barry Diller's media conglomerate, IAC/InterActiveCorp, and run by former New Yorker editor Tina Brown.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-10-06/business-news
Business | News
Revamp of site targets Google

...the pack instead of taking the next technological leap ahead in search, said Jim Lanzone, who runs Ask.com for InterActiveCorp. "We are already looking ahead to our next improvements," Mr. Lanzone said. Yahoo believes its approach is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/02/bus_145832.shtml
Business
Web sites allow diners to critique restaurants

...from members in August of last year. MenuPages.com and CitySearch, a unit of the publicly traded company IAC/InterActiveCorp, also allow users to post comments about restaurants, but Yelp's look and feel veers closer to that of an online...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/15/bus_135864.shtml
Business
Smarter search engines still get stumped by trivia

...through reference materials. Ask.com, part of a Web family about to be acquired by e-commerce conglomerate InterActiveCorp for $2 billion, has devised a fully automated approach that fishes through the Internet's sea of information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/27/liv_457148.shtml
Life & style
Stocks slide amid investor doubts

...discussed the possibility of a takeover by Barclays, one of Britain's largest banks. Electronic commerce company InterActiveCorp. closed $1.09 higher at $33.04 after beating estimates on strong sales for travel sites such as Hotels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/10/fin_404036.shtml
Finance