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Dictionary.com

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Ebola, hackers drive Dictionary.com word of the year: 'Exposure'

Dictionary.com says Ebola outbreaks, privacy concerns and horrific acts of violence influenced its decision to make "Exposure" the Word of the Year.

By November 19, 2014

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Dictionary.com launches new app for word nerds

In honour of Dictionary Day, Dictionary.com has launched a brand new iOS app, with a luxuriance of lexical treats for logophiles.

By October 16, 2014

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Dictionary.com's iPhone game tests ur spelling

Miss Spell's Class is a brand-new iPhone game from Dictionary.com aimed at making you smarter. Or at least at making you appear so.

By April 29, 2009

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Ask.com closes Dictionary.com deal

Fourth-ranked search engine completes its acquisition of the parent company of Dictionary.com, Thesaurus.com, and Reference.com.

By July 4, 2008

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Ask.com to buy Dictionary.com owner

The fourth-ranked search engine has agreed to acquire Lexico, which also runs Thesaurus.com and Reference.com. The goal: more traffic and more ad revenue.

By May 14, 2008

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Dictionary.com: Direct object of a $100 million deal

Answers plans to capitalize on search magic of the word "dictionary" by adding its content to Lexico Publishing properties.

By July 17, 2007

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Use mobile dictionary apps even when offline

The Merriam-Webster and Dictionary.com apps for Android and iOS can be used even when your device is offline.

By February 22, 2014

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Best iGoogle alternatives

It's now less than a month before iGoogle goes the way of the dodo. Here are a few alternatives to fill that personal-front-page-shaped hole in your heart.

By October 1, 2013

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iOS ups lead over Android in Web traffic, says analyst

Apple's mobile OS continues to outpace Android in generating Web traffic in the U.S., says Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster.

By May 7, 2013

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A is for Amazon: Google's autocomplete alphabet

Have you done your ABCs with Google lately? Autocomplete for single letters tells us a few things about what's on our minds and who's top dog from A to Z.

By September 7, 2012