Ask.com to Launch New Local Search Engine

Ask.com is launching a new all-in-one local search engine called AskCity that promises to bring together numerous local search services into one site.

From CNET News —

Ask.com is set to unveil on Monday a new local search service that lets people find maps, directions, businesses, events and movies–all through one interface.

The service, called AskCity, integrates data from other Web properties owned by InterActiveCorp, including Citysearch.com for business reviews, TicketMaster for event tickets, ReserveAmerica for campground reservations, Fandango for movie ticket purchases and OpenTable.com for restaurant reservations.

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