Quantcast

Latest IAC Stories

2014-08-19 08:26:21

Wondering What Mario Batali Orders When He Goes Out? Urbanspoon and Chefs Feed Can Tell You SEATTLE, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Restaurant and food discovery app Urbanspoon today announced the integration of Chefs Feed, the ultimate resource for chefs' opinions on where to eat and what to order. Chefs Feed recommendations, featuring reviews from well-known chefs such as Daniel Boulud and Eric Ripert, will be incorporated in Urbanspoon's recently released Popular Dishes feature,...

2014-08-14 12:31:57

Leading Q&A Brand Replaces Ask.fm Leadership; Makes Fostering a Safe Platform for Users to Ask and Answer Questions the Top Priority OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Ask.com, the leading brand for online questions and answers and an operating business of IAC, announced it acquired Ask.fm, the world's largest Q&A social network, which facilitates question and answer exchange across its global user base of 180 million monthly unique users. Terms of the deal were...

2014-08-14 12:25:36

New Design Allows for Faster Browsing of Videos and Easier Discovery of New Content NEW YORK, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Vimeo revealed a completely new experience for the Vimeo channel on Roku® - the first major refresh since the channel launched in 2011. The Vimeo channel now features a custom-built user interface that makes content instantly discoverable on the home screen and reduces the number of steps to play a video by 50 percent. The rebuild also lays the foundation to...

2014-07-30 08:39:01

NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IAC (Nasdaq: IACI) released second quarter 2014 results today. SUMMARY RESULTS $ in millions (except per share amounts) --------------------------------------- Q2 2014 Q2 2013 Growth...

2014-07-29 16:31:26

NEW YORK and NATICK, Mass., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IAC (NASDAQ:IACI) today announced that its Tutor.com business has signed an agreement to acquire The Princeton Review, a leading test preparation and college admission services company from Charlesbank Capital Partners. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. After the acquisition is completed, Tutor.com and The Princeton Review will be run by Mandy Ginsberg, the current CEO of Tutor.com. The Princeton Review is a leading test...

okcupid manipulation
2014-07-29 11:06:12

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Following recent public outcry regarding experiments that Facebook conducted, in which they manipulated the mood of status updates and other news feed items in order to assess how readers subconsciously reacted in their own subsequent posts, online dating site OkCupid has confessed that it has also been conducting clandestine tests on its subscribers. The admission was not, however, remorseful, and indeed informed the public that they...

2014-07-16 08:33:35

Companies take the hassle out of gifting by allowing guests to purchase a thoughtful present in seconds LOS ANGELES, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Evite, the leading digital invitation and party/event planning service, today announced a partnership with Jifiti, a digital gifting pioneer, to create an advanced event planning experience for both hosts and guests. This first-of-its-kind collaboration allows Evite birthday invitees to easily select a gift and send it to the recipient in...

2014-07-15 16:26:15

NEW YORK, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IAC (Nasdaq: IACI) will audiocast a conference call to discuss its second quarter financial results and certain forward-looking information on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET). IAC will issue a press release reporting results on Wednesday, July 30, before the call. Replays of the conference call will be available at 12:30 p.m. (ET) on Wednesday, July 30 and run until 12:30 p.m. (ET) on August 13, 2014. The live...

2014-07-09 08:26:34

Video Creation App from Vimeo Redesigns Music Interface, Adds New Sharing Capabilities and Launches Cameo Badges NEW YORK, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Cameo, the mobile app for shooting, styling and sharing beautiful short films, unveiled a completely redesigned music interface to promote artist discovery. As part of the launch, Cameo is spotlighting the artist Bear Hands and their current single "Giants" from the album Distraction, out now on Cantora Records. The song is the latest...

2014-06-25 23:16:37

Today, HomeAdvisor reaches a significant milestone of 15 years in business. Golden, Colo. (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Today, HomeAdvisor reaches a significant milestone of 15 years in business. Launched in 1999, HomeAdvisor has grown from an Internet start-up to a company with global reach. HomeAdvisor is headquartered in Golden, Colo. and has operations in Lenexa, Kan., Evanston, Ill. (Craftjack), Canada (HelpedBy.ca), France (123devis.com and Travaux.com), the U.K. (Servicemagic.co.uk), and...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
Related