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about.com
Knowledge-Site
Questions and Answers
Part of The New York Times Company

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With more than 900 topic sites (Guide sites), About.com offers expert, quality content that helps users find solutions to a wide range of daily needs – from parenting, health care and technology to cooking, travel and many others.

Since 1996, About.com has continually maintained its relevance to users by routinely providing expert information on a large range of topics. About.com covers more than 88,000 topics and adds more than 1,600 pieces of new content each week.

About.com reaches 69MM unique monthly visitors in the United States, with approximately 80% of our users arriving from search engines, seeking answers to their questions.

The combined power of expert, quality content and a user-focused site helps the About.com user to efficiently and effectively navigate the “Need. Know. Accomplish” process. For more than 15 years, About.com has been a trusted source for our users to solve the large and small needs of everyday life.

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Erstellt: 2012-06

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dumbbell (W3)

(E?)(L?) http://www.word-detective.com/121603.html#dumbbell
Der engl. "dumb-bell" war ursprünglich (18.Jh.) ein Apparat zum üben des Glöckenläutens, allerdings ohne echte Glocken, deshalb "stumme Glocken".
Angewandt auf Menschen bedeutet "dumbbell" allerdings "Dummkopf" mit der gleichen Bedeutungsverschiebung von "stumm" zu "dumm", wie sie in diesen Wörtern auch stattgefunden hatte.
Dabei spielte wohl auch eine Rolle, dass engl. "bell" umgangssprachlich auch für "Kopf" benutzt wurde und entspricht also dem dt. "Dummkopf". Und so ist also der "dumbbell" jemand, der nicht weiß wo die Glocken hängen.

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ehow
Advice for the curious life

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Erstellt: 2011-09

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factmonster.com - FMS
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howstuffworks
How Stuff Works

(E6)(L1) http://www.howstuffworks.com/
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About HowStuffWorks

HowStuffWorks, a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Communications, is the award-winning source of credible, unbiased, and easy-to-understand explanations of how the world actually works. Founded by North Carolina State University Professor Marshall Brain in 1998, the site is now an online resource for millions of people of all ages.

From car engines to search engines, from cell phones to stem cells, and thousands of subjects in between, HowStuffWorks has it covered. No topic is too big or too small for our expert editorial staff to unmask ... or for you to understand. In addition to comprehensive articles, our helpful graphics and informative videos walk you through every topic clearly, simply and objectively. Our premise is simple: Demystify the world and do it in a simple, clear-cut way that anyone can understand.

On HowStuffWorks, you can also find consumer opinions and exclusive access to independent expert ratings and reviews from the trusted editors at Consumer Guide - all of the information you need to make a purchasing decisions ­ in just a few clicks.

HowStuffWorks has won multiple Webby awards, was among Time Magazine's "25 Web Sites We Can't Live Without" in 2006 and 2007, and has been one of PC Magazine's "Top 100 Web Sites" four times, including in 2007. Recently, HowStuffWorks became part of the Discovery Communications family, in a merger that will make HowStuffWorks the cornerstone of Discovery’s digital platform and ultimately create a fully multimedia version of an encyclopedia, with content and video that will answer virtually any question an Internet user might have. A HowStuffWorks program on the Discovery Channel is currently in the works. HowStuffWorks is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, and was a subsidiary of The Convex Group, a media and technology company, from 2003 until the sale to Discovery.

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knol
Knowledge von Google

Die Wissensplattform von Google heißt "knol", womit auf engl. "knowledge" referenziert wird.

(E?)(L?) http://knol.google.com/

Knol makes it easy for you to write and share your knowledge with the world.
Knol offers:


(E?)(L?) http://www.cio.de/news/wirtschaftsnachrichten/857679/index.html

Google hat mit Knol eine Wissensplattform gestartet, die Wikipedia Konkurrenz machen soll. Sie steht nach einer geschlossenen Testphase seit Mittwochabend (Ortszeit) (23.07.2008) allen Nutzern zur Verfügung.
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