Portals offer window to more than web access

...course, is that portal owners get to throw...competition among Internet portals and would-be portals...refashioned themselves as portals. But the competition...but a combination portal and Internet-access...Network into a mammoth portal as well. What does...services. Virtually all portals now allow anyone...

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Yahoo to buy stakes in British, German, French and Korean Web portals

...Yahoo Inc. said Monday it will buy the shares of its local portals in three European countries and South Korea that it doesn't...of the year. Yahoo is one of the world's largest Internet portal operators, with some 345 million people using its mix of search...

Portals are popping up all over

...But the truth is, portals are more complex than...Internet industry has gone portal-mad, hanging the label...entrepreneurs tout their sites as portals in an attempt to ride...some of today's prime portal real estate won't turn...it is easy to picture portals as holes that can close...

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Popular portals have their ups and downs

...www.excite.com Excite's portal lets you customize the bottom...English inputs. So are the portal sites places you'd want to...some time on the Web, the portals' limitations become glaring...bookmarks, however, can replace a portal site with a far superior set...

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Real estate portals adopting rental search

...building owners, homeowners and property management firms. The portal, which has sites for 30 or so markets, doesn't charge for...can be more current than those on other rental sites. Some portals, such as Apartments.com and Rent.com, cull many of their...

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Web sites target Latino customers

...Spanish-language Internet portals and service providers are sprouting...market. While dominant rival portals such as Yahoo! and long-established...com, a Miami Beach, Fla., portal company. Much is at stake...availability of Spanish-language portals have really boomed," said...

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Auditors say FCC should move to controversial development

...interests of the government." Known as Portals II, the building will consolidate FCC...the new space is higher, the GAO said, Portals II offers amenities such as improved telecommunications...honor the lease already signed for the Portals space in addition to finding another location...

Yahoo, AOL lead portal race

Most people still see Yahoo, Lycos and the other Internet "portals" as glorified search engines, despite the more than $1 billion they've spent adding fancy services this year. Better to see...

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Disney's Go.com to quit the portal race

...Yahoo! Inc. and other all-purpose "portal" sites on the World Wide Web. Instead...current role as a catch-all Internet portal, or site where people usually start their...viewing. But Wadsworth said the go.com portal site would continue to offer all the services...

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Portal sites becoming king of clubs

NEW YORK -- The Web's "portal sites," those something-for-everyone...if not actual profit) at a portal site, each site wants to keep...approach can work for these portals. The other big show news was...its efforts with its own MSN portal. You can now read the news...

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