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The transaction closed in Octoberand the merged company was renamed Terra Lycos, although the Lycos brand continued to be used in the United States. Lycos is a that began as a research project by of main campus in. Lycos, Inc. Is a search engine and web portal established in. Lycos also encompasses a network of email, webhosting, social networking, and entertainment websites.
During, Lycos introduced several media services, including which combined video chat, real-time video on demand, and an MP3 player. Over the course of the next few years, Lycos acquired nearly two dozen internet brands including, WhoWhere, (eventually sold to ),, and Raging Bull. Bob Davis became the ceo and first employee of the new company in. In, the company moved away from a search-centric portal and toward a community destination for broadband entertainment content. In February, Lycos mix was launched, allowing users to pull video clips from, and.