IAC/Interactivecorp is willing to pay $30 million more than Answers.com has agreed to pay for the information site, according to Reuters.
The days are numbered, the IAC/InterActiveCorp CEO says, for the prehistoric notion perpetrated by tech people that we shouldn't pay for content.
Three's a crowd. InterActiveCorp has reportedly paid millions to remove a former partner from Tinder's picture.
The continually troubled digital-media mogul gives up his CEO post, and major shareholder Liberty Media heads for the exit in exchange for $220 million in cash and a big IAC subsidiary.
The $300 million cash deal for the struggling information site is expected to close in the next few weeks.
IAC stakeholder Liberty Media goes to court to remove Barry Diller and others from IAC board.
The CBS division, which publishes CNET, has hired the former CEO of Ask.com and acquired his current start-up, Clicker.
Multiple sources close to the company indicated to CNET News.com that the rumor reported by tech gossip blog Valleywag arose from a "mock pitch" at the Quadrangle Group media conference.
Internet giant says it will write down charges related to its mortgage and real estate businesses because of the housing crisis.
Barry Diller to serve on HealthCentral's board as IAC takes stake in HealthCentral network of medical-related sites.