Spain's Beta Site is First in a Series of European Expansion Initiatives
OAKLAND, Calif., April 5, 2005 -- Ask Jeeves(R), Inc., a leading provider of information retrieval technologies, brands and Internet advertising services, today announced the launch of a Spanish version of Ask Jeeves. Currently available at http://es.ask.com
, the search service is expected to formally launch this summer at www.askjeeves.es
. Ask Jeeves Espana, which is in beta, is based on the Company's flagship consumer search site Ask Jeeves (www.ask.com), and follows Ask Jeeves' expansion into the United Kingdom and Japan. It is the first in a series of international growth initiatives to be announced by the Company this year.