Blucora, Inc. operates a portfolio of Internet businesses. Their legacy business, InfoSpace, provides online search and monetization solutions to a network of more than 100 partners globally. Through TaxACT, they provide online tax preparation solutions to consumers and professional preparers. Their Monoprice business is an online provider of self-branded consumer electronics and accessories. On January 31, 2012, Blucora acquired TaxACT Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiary, 2nd Story Software, Inc. In August 2013, Blucora announced that it had completed the acquisition of Monoprice. In June 2014, the Company acquired HowStuffWorks.