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Short Take: Lycos revenues jump

Lycos reported $12.6 million in revenue for the January quarter, up 35 percent from the October quarter and up 152 percent over year-ago figures. The company's net income was $301,000, or 2 cents per share, compared with a loss of $2 million, or 15 cents per share, reported for the previous year. Lycos said ad revenues grew 50 percent, while strategic electronic commerce partners helped grow deferred revenues.

Lycos reported $12.6 million in revenue for the January quarter, up 35 percent from the October quarter and up 152 percent over year-ago figures. The company's net income was $301,000, or 2 cents per share, compared with a loss of $2 million, or 15 cents per share, reported for the previous year. Lycos said ad revenues grew 50 percent, while strategic electronic commerce partners helped grow deferred revenues.