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5 hrs ago | Accuracy In Media

Barry Diller: A "Village Idiot" Would Have Predicted Fixing Newsweek Unlikely

In an interview with The Hollywood Reporte r, IAC Interactive CEO Chairman Barry Diller admitted that while the concept of buying and reviving Newsweek was "lovely," even a "village idiot" could have seen that it wouldn't work: The Newsweek mistake was mine, solely.


9 hrs ago | Fortune

Can IPO-bound Zoosk be the Netflix for online dating?

The online-dating business is still a small industry -- tiny, by most standards.


Related Topix: Zoosk, Online Dating, Match, Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Huffington Post

a WSJ Op-Ed You Might Actually Like Blasts Obama For Siding With Evil Cable Giants

Barry Diller, chairman and chief executive officer of IAC/InterActiveCorp., speaks at the Bloomberg Year Ahead: 2014 conference in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013.


Related Topix: Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, Media, ServiceMagic, Shoebuy, Citysearch, CityGrid Media

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Barry Diller Talks Murdoch Succession, Pegs Aereo Supreme Court Odds at '50-50'

The chairman and senior executive at IAC and Expedia also tells THR that Vimeo is "not that far" from its own "House of Cards," how quickly the company decided to fire PR chief Justine Sacco after a controversial AIDS tweet and why Rupert Murdoch's empire shouldn't outlive him.


Related Topix: VirtualTourist, Expedia, Travel/Tourism, Media, Paramount Pictures, Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, CityGrid Media


The ABCs Of Aereo: What Is Aereo And Why Are Broadcasters Taking It To The Supreme Court?

Editors Note: The first of three Deadline posts that lay out the issues in the Aereo case, which Deadline Legal Editor Dominic Patten will cover from the Supreme Court next week.


Related Topix: TV, Electronics, US News, US Supreme Court, New York, CBS

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Hotel News Resource

TravelClick Wins Two Awards at Web Marketing Association's...

TravelClick, a global provider of innovative revenue-generating cloud-based solutions that enable hotels to grow revenue, and its hotel clients, were awarded "Best" honors in two categories at the Web Marketing Association's 2014 Internet Advertising Competition .


Related Topix: TravelCLICK, Marketing, Startups, Facebook, Hotels

CIO Adds Blog Search

IAC/InterActiveCorp's on Thursday plans to add a blog search feature to its search engine, becoming the latest of the major search providers to create a service specifically tailored for finding information on these popular online journals.


Related Topix: Startups,, Blog News, Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, Citysearch, Internet, Science / Technology

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Abnormal Volume Stocks To Watch On Monday

Looking for abnormal volume stand-outs, we combed through the closing trading data for the Russell 1000 components, and found these stand-outs that traders will be interested to watch during Monday's upcoming session.


Related Topix: Arthur JGallagher , Insurance, Financial Services, Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, H&R Block, Accounting, H and R Block

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Tinder 'valued at $5bn' after Diller raises stake

Most people who turn to Tinder hope it will spark romance, or at the very least a bit of fun flirtation.


Related Topix: InterActiveCorp, Apparel, Retail, Online Dating

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Why IAC/InterActiveCorp (IACI) Stock Is Surging Today

That values Tinder Inc., a mobile-dating site with 10 million daily users, at $5 billion, compared with IAC's $5.57 billion market capitalization.


Related Topix: Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, Media, ServiceMagic, Shoebuy, Citysearch, CityGrid Media

Fri Apr 11, 2014


Vimeo's 'Lip Dubs' Battle Heads To Appellate Court

Vimeo and the record labels are taking their battle to the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals, which agreed this week to hear arguments about whether the video-sharing service is liable for copyright infringement by users.


Related Topix: Second Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, DMCA News, Advertising

Seeking Alpha

IAC InterActive Is Unlocking Value By Potentially Breaking Up With Match Group

IAC InterActive provided a "tell" to investors in December 2013, portending a spin off of its online matchmaking and ancillary businesses into the Match Group.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

The Washington Post

IAC Said to Buy Back 10% of Dating App Tinder for $500 Million

Mobile-dating site Tinder Inc. is taking off so fast that it's now worth almost as much as its majority owner, Barry Diller's IAC/InterActiveCorp. IAC recently bought another 10 percent of Tinder from venture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya for $500 million, according to people with knowledge of the deal.


Related Topix: Tinder, iPhone and iPad App, Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, CityGrid Media, Online Dating, Match

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Motley Fool

Which Investors Get Hurt If Aereo Loses?

April 22 marks a big date for Aereo. That's when oral arguments begin in its U.S. Supreme Court battle with the nation's major television broadcasters.


Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, Shoebuy, Citysearch, CityGrid Media

Mon Apr 07, 2014


Electus International Acquires Rights to Crazy Market from CJ E&M

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Related Topix: InterActiveCorp, Apparel, Retail

Thu Apr 03, 2014

PC Magazine

Diller: Aereo 'Finished' Without Supreme Court Victory

Less than three weeks ahead of Aereo's Supreme Court showdown, the online video startup is really starting to sweat.


Related Topix: Victory, NY, US News, US Supreme Court

Wed Apr 02, 2014


Why OKCupid Is Wishing Mozilla 'Nothing but Failure'

OKCupid, the dating website owned by IAC/InterActiveCorp , has launched an exceptional product boycott.


Related Topix: Mozilla, Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, Citysearch, Gay/Lesbian


Diller: Aereo is - Finished' if It Loses Supreme Court Battle

Should Aereo lose its impending U.S. Supreme Court case , backer Barry Diller believes it'll be game over for the upstart distributor.


Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, us Travel, Travel, Television

Wed Mar 26, 2014

The Jewish Journal

IAC to aid community seders

The Israeli American Council is seeking volunteers for its IAC-Care program to assist with several upcoming community seders.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Los Angeles, CA, West Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA), Northridge, CA

PE Hub

Mobile safety tech company LiveSafe attracts $6.5 mln

LiveSafe, a mobile safety technology company , today announced $6.5 million in Series A financing led by IAC .


Related Topix: Retail, Apparel, InterActiveCorp


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