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Lycos buys Wired Digital

NEW YORK -- Web portal Lycos Inc. continued its buying spree with the acquisition of Wired Digital for $83 million in stock, closing a chapter on one...

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Options in broadband getting broader

...consumer prices ranging from $43 to $180 per month. SBC will also start jointly marketing its service with Yahoo, the Web portal firm. SBC isn't alone. In the past few months, AT&T Broadband and Covad Communications jettisoned the one-speed-fits-all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/14/tec_352681.shtml
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Taxis come with Internet service

...the first 10 Internet taxicabs - complete with Palm VII hand-held computers tucked into the back - hit the street. Web portal Yahoo! teamed up with Palm Inc.; Medallion Financial Corp., which owns taxi-top advertising rights; and Team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/17/tec_296540.shtml
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Internet downloads help toys grow

...products with the Internet, including Tiger Electronics, which on Monday is to announce a new line of products with Web portal Yahoo! The key to these toys: rather than being tethered to a computer, children can download new data from the Web...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/07/tec_281895.shtml
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Britannica site is relaunched

...campaign it had planned. The company hopes to build Britannica.com (http://www.britannica.com/) into a Web portal to rival the likes of Yahoo Inc. and America Online Inc. After adding more Web server capacity and re-engineering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/15/tec_274420.shtml
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MTV, Nickelodeon to expand Web presence

...including Walt Disney Co. and the NBC unit of General Electric. They have both spent heavily to create comprehensive Web "portal" sites designed to give users centralized links to all their disparate businesses as well as further access, through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/24/tec_254375.shtml
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Internet targeting can yield sales leads

...and Time Warner Inc.'s AOL have promoted "behavioral targeting." Through small data files called "cookies," a Web portal can record the types of sites you've been visiting. It might presume that by visiting sites on Ford Escorts, you...

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New tools ease collaboration and publishing online

...partners, which so far include auction giant eBay Inc., Web portal Yahoo Inc. and social networking site Tribe. "You...technologies and have started to integrate them into their Web portal services. "There are big players setting the pace with...

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Getting everyone on the same page

...NBC acquired a 19 percent interest in Snap!, the Web portal created by CNET, and dispatched four top NBC executives...the first time. Archrival Netscape has gone into the Web portal business big time, with its new Netcenter. This site...

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Xfire glues together players as online games expand

...connect PC gamers of all stripes with a universal communicator of sorts. It melds an instant-messaging program with a Web portal where you can download video game patches, demos, screen shots, video clips and other material. The Windows-only...

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