The Cars.com domain name and the accompanying site were owned by Classified Ventures, LLC, which itself was a joint venture of several companies. In 2014, Gannett Company, Inc., one of the firms from this group, bought the remaining stake for USD 1.8 billion. After the acquisition, the Cars.com domain was valued at $827 million and the entire company at $2.5 billion.
How many times can button be pressed in a second? The record, set in 1980s, is 16 times per second by Japanese executive and gamer, Toshiyuki Takahashi. Check out the button mashing video at YouTube. His official web site is at 16shot. [more...]