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eBay buys Zong for $240 million

Acquisition of mobile payments provider expected to bolster PayPal's platform and reach.

By July 7, 2011


Zwinky's virtual cash gets a real-world spin

The teen-oriented virtual world, owned by InterActiveCorp, now allows its members to use real money to buy virtual goods.

By September 16, 2007


IAC targets 'tweens' with new virtual world

Barry Diller's InterActiveCorp launched a new Web site targeted at 6- to 12-year-old girls in an effort to go after Disney's popular kids' site Club Penguin.

By September 17, 2008


Week in review: Tough times ahead for tech?

The crisis in the banking sector is likely to have a chilling effect on technology deals, but Google is bullish on its prospects. Also: video games render digital divide nonexistent.

By September 19, 2008


OMG! InterActiveCorp buys teen fashion site

IAC's latest purchase of GirlSense shows its faith in burgeoning teen market, signals that media conglomerate's snap-'em-up strategy may be back on track.

By May 20, 2008


InterActiveCorp announces five-way split

The Barry Diller-headed Web conglomerate, acknowledging that it's gotten too complicated, divides into five publicly traded companies.

By November 5, 2007