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Technology Stocks : GRU: Is Answers.Com ......The next Google

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To: Mark Fleming who wrote (21)4/18/2005 8:22:00 PM
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GRU: Recognized by Forbes and PC Magazine
Monday April 18, 9:35 am ET
- Reference-Based Search Engine Named 'Best of the Web' and Site that Web Users Can't 'Live Without'

WESLEY HILLS, New York, April 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GuruNet Corporation (AMEX: GRU - News), creators of, announced today that the reference-based search engine was recently named as a "Best of the Web" in the category of search engines by Forbes in the April issue (, in addition to being named one of the Top 100 Sites "You Didn't Know You Couldn't Live Without" by PC Magazine in the current issue.

"We are honored to be recognized by Forbes and PC Magazine," said Bob Rosenschein, founder and CEO. "As the search engine space continues to grow aggressively, we are pleased that is being acknowledged week after week for its delivery on its 'Answers, not Links' promise."

Forbes praised for its ability to one-up some of the larger, more well-known search engines because it "reads your search queries and delivers encyclopedic answers, in addition to Web links, images, translations, pronunciations and recent news about the subject." Also highlighted in the article is 1-Click Answers, the free add-on software where users can Alt-click any word in any program to get a quick accurate explanation of that word.

Noting that gives actual answers to questions, instead of "just a list of links to sites where you might find the answer," PC Magazine listed as one of the top education, information and reference sites on the Internet.

GuruNet announced on April 13 that had reached over two million queries per weekday, representing an increase of over 2000% since it launched its product and ad-driven business model on January 3, 2005.

About GuruNet

GuruNet Corporation (AMEX: GRU - News) operates, a leading reference engine, ( Founded in 1999 by Bob Rosenschein, GuruNet Corporation ( provides patented technology and software tools to access concise information on demand. For additional information, visit

GuruNet Contact:
Jay Bailey
Director of Communications

GuruNet Investor Relations:
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John Baldissera
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