Lycos Announces the Consolidation of Its Global Brand Rights
Termination of License Agreements with Lycos Europe Announced
"Lycos and Lycos Europe have been operating independently to provide search services to consumers world-wide for many years, sometimes causing confusion in the marketplace. For a variety of reasons, it made sense at this time to consolidate Lycos' collective assets and branding, especially in
"Over the next several weeks Lycos will be re-launching the provision of search services within the European territory," said
Lycos thrives today as one of the oldest surviving Internet brands and search services. Through acquisitions over the years, Lycos has added other established brands including Hotbot, Tripod, Angelfire, Gamesville and WhoWhere to its network of products and services and today serves over 30 million users a month.
About Lycos, Inc.
Lycos, Inc. operates search and technology web sites including Lycos.com, Hotbot.com, Tripod.com, Angelfire.com, Gamesville.com and WhoWhere.com. Lycos, Inc. (www.lycos.com) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Daum Communications Corp., a leading Internet portal and e-commerce destination in Korea with a growing presence throughout the Asian markets. Lycos was acquired by Korean Daum Communications Corp. in
Lycos(R) is a registered trademark of Lycos, Inc. All other product or service marks mentioned herein are those of Daum Communications Corp., Lycos, Inc. or their respective owners.
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