The $300 million cash deal for the struggling information site is expected to close in the next few weeks.
IAC/Interactivecorp is willing to pay $30 million more than Answers.com has agreed to pay for the information site, according to Reuters.
Webware 100 winner: About.com
After nearly three years at the site, Chief Executive Scott Meyer is leaving the company and its parent, The New York Times.
Changes to the social network make it easier for content creators to get attribution in key Google services, and let you embed Google+ posts elsewhere on the Web.
How different are the visually similar new Monoprice 10565 speakers compared with the old Monoprice 9774 speakers (and by extension, the nearly identical Energy Take Classic speakers)?
The first of what will doubtless be many, "Take the money and run," tips.
Odds & Ends
Amazon has the Genius MousePen 8x6 pressure-sensitive graphics tablet on sale for $39.99. It includes a cordless pen, a cordless mouse, and free shipping.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says the idea of Internet subdomains is too obvious to patent.