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November 19, 2007

An Ask3D Thanksgiving

What with the success of our last TV campaign, we've learned that the best way to clue you to Ask3D's features is, well, to show them. In honor of the holiday next week, here's a few tools for a better Thanksgiving, courtesy of Ask.com. Enjoy!

Recipe book not doing it for you? Find cooking videos on 

Ask Video Search.

Let Ask.com Smart Answers save you time by collect the best linksat the top of 

your search results page.

So the whole family's there. What next? Use AskCity to planyour holiday: movies, 

local events, restaurants and more.

Traveling this holiday? Ask Smart Answers can even give you the latest status on 

airports.

Use Ask Weather Search to find out if you need that heavy 

jacket after all.

Get the reference you need with Ask.com Encyclopedia Search.Ask right-rail Smart Answers like News Images help you get the complete picture of 

your Web search.

Check Ask Blog search for all the latest info that the news outlets WON'T tell 

you--like where to do the best holiday shopping!

Found a break between family events and football games? Stay up-do-date on current events 

with Ask News Search.

Happy Turkey,

Ken Grobe
Content Product Manager
Ask.com

 

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November 13, 2007

New Ask.com Ads Show You How it's Done

Have you seen the latest Ask.com TV commercials? They've been in rotation since September and have been getting great response. If you haven't seen them yet, here's your chance. Just click the links below to watch them.

"San Francisco"


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"Hubble"


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"AskCity"


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"Music"


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"KT Tunstall"


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A "Revolution" Demonstration for the UK

For the UK spots, we've adapted the ads to work within the context and visuals of their ongoing "Information Revolution" campaign. Here's a sample:


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The US spots are also available on our TV Ads page. And if you haven't used Ask.com lately, we're hoping the ads will inspire you.

--The Ask.com Team

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November 01, 2007

Turkey Recipes and Formula One: November Smart Answers

November: Pilgrims, Guy Fawkes, and a lot of Scorpio and Sagittarius birthdays--basically, a busy month. Let Smart Answers save you some time and effort--and if you're not careful, you may learn something before it's done.

Recently Added Smart Answers:

Constellations: A great help for brushing up on your Big Dipper or Virgo. And speaking of the stars...

Horoscopes: Your stars, each and every day, plus links to other astrological resources.

The Nobel Prize: Get the latest winners and a history of this prestigious honor.

Smart Answers for Important November Dates

11/1: Marie Antoinette.

11/3: Adam Ant. What can I say? I'm a New Wave kid.

11/4: Sean "Diddy" Combs.

11/8: HBO premiers. And the stage blood industry is forever changed.

11/12: Grace Kelly and Neil Young.

11/17: Martin Scorsese. And the stage blood industry etc.

11/20: Robert F. Kennedy.

11/22: Thanksgiving Day.

11/25: John F. Kennedy, Jr.

11/26: Charles Schultz. And the stage blood ind--OK, just kidding.

11/30: Winston Churchill. The man whom all babies look like.

UK Smart Answers for November:

It's a volatile month across the pond, what with Guy Fawkes/Bonfire night coming up fast and home-grown Formula One rookie Lewis Hamilton ducking out of the limelight following a nerve-racking end to the 2007 season at The Brazilian Grand Prix. Also on the sporting front, the initial group stages of the UEFA Champions League are under way--and most of the UK clubs are still in with a shout!

Good luck with all those leftovers and see you next month!

--The Ask.com Smart Answers Team

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