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Is Ask.com Continuing To Play The Google Arbitrage Game?

We recently received an email from a reader who’d made an inquiry with Google AdWords support. Why, this reader had asked, is Ask.com allowed...

Ask.com Launches New Visual Q&A App “Pollroll”

It seems like there are a million apps launching or promoting themselves in connection with the upcoming SXSW conference in Austin, Texas. Among them...

Searching For Answers On Ask.com In 2011

It’s been about a year since Ask went back to its roots as a full Q&A site and at the end of last year,...

Ask.com Celebrates 15th Birthday

Ask.com the social search/Q&A engine is 15 years old. Founded in 1996 as Ask Jeeves by Garrett Gruener and David Warthen the company has...

Ask.com In 2010: Now Giving Answers

Less than a month ago, we reported that Ask.com was giving up on search technology (see: Ask.com To Focus On Q&A Search, End Web...

Ask.com To Focus On Q&A Search, End Web Crawling

Talk about getting back to your roots. Ask.com, which originally used humans to find answers to questions, is going further back to its origins...

Ask.com’s Founder Of Search Technology Leaves: Apostolos Gerasoulis

I just got word that the co-founder of Teoma, the search engine Ask.com acquired to power natural search, Apostolos Gerasoulis has left Ask.com. ...

Ask: The Most Burning Questions Of 2009

In true Ask fashion, we’ve got the answers (well…not complete answers) to what the most popular questions were on Ask.com during the year.  According...