About.com Changes Its Name To Dotdash

Diller’s IAC Buying About.com For $300M

The New York Times Co. reached an agreement to sell the About Group — which includes About.com — to IAC/InterActiveCorp for $300 million in cash.

Diller’s IAC Offers $300M For About.com

Barry Diller’s IAC/Interactive offered more than $300 million to buy the About.com information website from the New York Times, according to people with knowledge of the situation.