Tuesday, September 27, 2005

Jeeves loses job

InterActiveCorp, who bought Ask Jeeves in July, has decided to sack Jeeves and use Ask.com as the focus of the brand. He is still on the site, but we are no longer asking him 'questions'. I'm guessing that they will slowly phase him out. Jeeves is seen by many as a reminder of the playful 'good ol days' of the Internet.

He will be especially missed by children, who will no longer be able to ask Jeeves questions about his hygene, his sexual preferences, or whether not he is 'real'.

Read this article for more info.


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