Webware 100 winner: Answers.com
Answers.com has just what you think it does. Answers to questions about anything and nearly everything.
Answers.com pulls information from several different reference sites to provide answers to your questions.
Ask.com has long been associated with questions and answers, but it's doubling down on the strategy. This time around, will the company get it right?
Going back to its roots, Ask.com now displays answers to questions directly on its results pages.
IAC/Interactivecorp is willing to pay $30 million more than Answers.com has agreed to pay for the information site, according to Reuters.
Apple's mobile OS continues to outpace Android in generating Web traffic in the U.S., says Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster.
The $300 million cash deal for the struggling information site is expected to close in the next few weeks.
Answers plans to capitalize on search magic of the word "dictionary" by adding its content to Lexico Publishing properties.