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Daum Sells Lycos To Ybrant For $36 Million

Search engine and portal operator Lycos has been sold to Indian digital marketing firm Ybrant Digital by South Korea’s Daum Communications f…

Lycos Names New CEO; Continues Revamp

Lycos U.S. this week officially named Alfred Tolle as its new CEO, though he quietly took the reins in early this year…Tolle takes the rol…

Layoffs At Wired News

Wired News has had a bunch of editorial layoffs, reports News.com. The layoffs left the site with no employees bearing the title “staff writ…

Lycos On The Rebound?

Oh really? Well, Lycos is celebrating its 10th anniversary, and thinks it is on the rebound. Maybe I’ll just ignore everything else I hear i…

Lycos Offers People And Discussion Search

First major move by Lycos after its buyout announcement: new services Lycos People Search and Discussion Search are expected to anchor a num…

Daum Aims High With Lycos Deal

(sub. req.): Analysts are skeptical on Daum’s buyout of Lycos US, but the company is confident…”The acquisition of Lycos is a springboard…

Reactions To Lycos’ Sale

Following Lycos’ sale to Korean portal Daum, here’re some reactions and comments:
— Asia Times: “I think it’s the right time for Korean Int…

Lycos Sale To Daum Finalized

For $95.44 million in cash… “The buyout will provide a springboard for our company to venture into the U.S. Internet market and become a g…

Lycos Sale To Daum Finalized

Seems like it, from this Reuters report…for $95.44 million…
For all the details leading ujp to the Lycos US sale, read our dedicated com…

What Should Daum Do With Lycos

If Daum closes the deal with Lycos US, what will it do with the likes of Wired News, Quote.com, Tripod and others?
If they would to ask me,…

Korean Daum May Acquire Lycos

As I reported first, the companies have made a tentative official announcement: Korean portal Daum is acquiring Lycos USA, even though the n…

Terra Lycos’s Revenues

Revenues of 275 million current euros in the first half of 2004, an 8% increase over the same period in 2003. The access business accounted…

Lycos Considering Four Buyout Offers

Lycos U.S. is considering four buyout offers, parent company Terra Networks has announced, but stressed that it hasn’t made a final decision…

Terra Lycos Pulls Plug on Webmonkey

A sad day: I learned beginning HTML from Webmonkey, and after a couple of years of languishing, the troubled parent Terra Lycos has pulled t…

Lycos Offers Office Space For Lease

Web portal Lycos is offering for lease space at its Northern California offices in what could be a sign of further cost-cutting at the compa…

Lycos Europe Restructures

Lycos Europe will be laying off about 100 employees, bringing the employee count to 825. It will be focusing on sectors such as communicatio…

Lycos Europe Does Homework to Reduce Losses

Lycos Europe posted a net loss of EU15.7m for the three months, down from EU30.4m a year ago, on revenue that fell 29 percent to EU19.4m. Ho…

Lycos Links Up With Movielink

Terra Lycos and Movielink have begun to offer the latter’s movie download service from a jointly-branded site…Terra Lycos will promote the…

Is Terra Lycos Buying Classmates.com?

Rumors are flying on FC…Classmates.com already has an arrangement with Lycos on sharing content…
In a related story, Lycos Europe has be…

Big Brother Founder Takes Stake in Lycos

Dutch financial investor J.H.H. de Mol, the billionaire behind “Big Brother”, has acquired “five percent of the company’s share capital and…

Lycos Asia Shuts S’pore Office, Cans 40

The continued downturn in Lycos’ fortunes: Lycos Asia has reduced its Singapore operations to a skeleton crew today, laying off around 40 st…

Lycos Goes Nicole in Europe

: Lycos has re-designed and re-conceived its sites in UK and rest of Europe, and moved away from the portal strategy. The company has built…

FoxSports.com Ends Lycos Partnership

The increasing irrelevance of Lycos is getting, well, increasingly apparent. FoxSports.com has ended a marketing partnership with it, under…

IWon May Snare Lycos

iWon, the lowest-common-denomiator portal which gives out money through sweepstakes, may be interested in buying Lycos…iWon’s parent compa…

Telefonica Would Keep Lycos

Telefonica has no immediate plans to sell Lycos if its takeover of the Web site network’s parent goes through, and would operate it as an in…

Terra Lycos’ Next Move

To help all of its properties with paid offerings better their success, Terra Lycos is enlisting the DoubleClick Ensemble tool to improve ca…

Terra Lycos’ Revenues Tumble

Terra Lycos reported a sharp drop in first quarter sales, stirring doubts over its business model despite continued progress in slashing ope…

Terra Lycos Woos Well-Heeled Investors

Terra Lycos unveiled a new version of its Quote.com investor site, adding real-time market data and online trading tools. The enhanced featu…

Lycos Europe pushes premium services

Lycos Europe pushes premium services strategy: Lycos Europe is preparing a big push for its premium services and says it wants to earn at le…

Terra Lycos, Telefonica Sign Long-Term

Terra Lycos, Telefonica Sign Long-Term Internet Alliance: Makes Terra Lycos the sole Internet provider for Telefonica’s value-added services…

Lycos Europe Registers First Positive

Lycos Europe Registers First Positive EBITDA: Lycos Europe has recorded for the first time positive earnings before interest, tax, depreciat…

Lycos Targets Subscription Services (5

Lycos Targets Subscription Services (5 minute steaming video interview–registration required): Mark Stoever, executive VP of Terra Lycos US…

Terra Launches European Subscription Dating

Terra Launches European Subscription Dating Sites: U.S.-Spanish Internet company Terra Lycos has launched five European subscription dating…

Terra Lycos Seen Retreating From

Terra Lycos Seen Retreating From US: “As Terra Lycos watches its revenue shrink, analysts believe it may be time for the Spanish-based Inter…

Lycos Europe is Feeling the

Lycos Europe is Feeling the Slump: European internet portal Lycos has announced a sharp drop in revenues for the third quarter fall to £57m…

Terra Lycos’ Paying Subscribers Now

Terra Lycos’ Paying Subscribers Now Contribute 11 Percent of Revenues: Even as the Spanish portal widened its quarterly loss and missed its…

Terra Lycos To Focus on

Terra Lycos To Focus on “Subscriptionable” Content: Internet portal Terra Lycos has laid off 174 U.S. employees, or 21 percent of its Americ…

Terra.com Teams with Fox Sports en Español

This may be a bit late, but Terra.com, the Hispanic portal, and Fox Sports en Español, the Spanish-language sports television network in th…