Internet portal Lycos, Waltham, Mass., agreed to acquire free e-mail, home pages and directory provider WhoWhere?, Mountain View, Calif., for $133 million in stock. Lycos gains WhoWhere?'s popular free home pages site Angelfire
. In February, Lycos purchased online community Tripod. Lycos said it now is the largest online community with 3.1 million registered users. WhoWhere? will operate as a unit of Lycos, with Dale Fuller, formerly WhoWhere? CEO, named VP-general manager of the division.
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