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  1. Experts see Verizon's AOL bid as foul play and question E&Y double playRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Will Ernst & Young have to pay a bigger fine than the $100 million it paid for erroneously informing investors about overstated revenues at AOL during its disastrous merger with Time Warner? Francine McKenna of Market Watch posed that question to stock research experts following last week's announcement that AOL plans to play the merger game again, this time with New York based Verizon Communications . Verizon is the rebranded successor to MCI-Worldcom, which folded after its own financial fraud scandals.

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  2. Verizon/AOL deal means more opportunity, competition for Baltimore 'ad tech hub'Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the same Baltimore-based technology is central to a deal worth 10 times more. When Verizon announced its bid to buy AOL for $4.4 billion this month, one of the telecommunications giant's executives told investors that advertising technology was the ...

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  3. Technology Informs Cannes' 'Creative Nexus': UM's CohenRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Beet.TV

    ... address to some 500 leaders of the adtech industry gathered in New York by the investment bank boutique LUMA partners, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong shared an expansive view on the sale of AOL to Verizon and the future of AOL. He spoke about the future of ...

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  4. Mixpo's Tillinghast Sees Big Upside to Interactive Video as Display BannersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Beet.TV

    ... address to some 500 leaders of the adtech industry gathered in New York by the investment bank boutique LUMA partners, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong shared an expansive view on the sale of AOL to Verizon and the future of AOL. He spoke about the future of ...

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  5. Mobile Video Advertising is Priced at 50% Discount, MMA's StuartRead the original story

    Yesterday | Beet.TV

    ... address to some 500 leaders of the adtech industry gathered in New York by the investment bank boutique LUMA partners, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong shared an expansive view on the sale of AOL to Verizon and the future of AOL. He spoke about the future of ...

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  6. Uber in Talks With Banks for $1 Billion Credit LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... in the face of competition from ridesharing services. A roundup of hot tech firms already valued at more than what AOL, a veritable Internet antique, is selling for. The pizza chain is testing a tracker that lets customers know exactly where their ...

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  7. Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) and Verizon Move to Disrupt Google Mobile Video StrongholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Learn Bonds

    ... to grow without much competition. Verizon has made its intention to develop the space quite clear as well by acquiring AOL, Inc. (NYSE: AOL ) for $4.4 billion. Mobile video penetration has been affected by the disparity in platforms supported by ...

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  8. Tim Armstrong's Goal of "Open" AdTech Dominance:...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Beet.TV

    In a keynote address to some 500 leaders of the adtech industry gathered in New York by the investment bank boutique LUMA partners, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong shared an expansive view on the sale of AOL to Verizon and the future of AOL. He spoke about the future of an open, interoperarable tech stack where buyers and sellers of advertising can transact.

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  9. comScore Readies Measurement Tool for Connected TV'sRead the original story

    Yesterday | Beet.TV

    ... address to some 500 leaders of the adtech industry gathered in New York by the investment bank boutique LUMA partners, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong shared an expansive view on the sale of AOL to Verizon and the future of AOL. He spoke about the future of ...

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  10. AOL Expands Programmatic Targeting and Attribution for Mobile AppsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Ad Operations Online

    AOL Inc . announced the launch of an expanded set of mobile app marketing capabilities.

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  11. Verizon Pushes AOL Past Cookies' WeaknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Advertising Age

    Three days after the Verizon deal to acquire AOL for $4.4 billion was announced, the tech company's offices were nearly empty. AOL employees were out in the neighborhoods of New York, participating in an annual day of community service.

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  12. Shared auditor may have cut AOL deal valueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | MarketWatch

    ... That's the case with the high-profile potential merger inked last week between Verizon Communications, and its target, AOL. They not only share the same audit firm, but their respective audit opinions are signed by the same office - the New York ...

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  13. Not Your Ma's Bell: AT&T evolves beyond phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Denver Post

    ... as AT&T, the second-largest U.S. wireless carrier. No. 1 carrier Verizon last week announced a $4.4 billion bid to buy AOL for its advertising and video services, but AT&T's DirecTV bid is 11 times that amount. The deal, which AT&T hopes to complete ...

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  14. Verizon Sees AOL as Umbrella Over Planned Streaming ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | TheStreet.com

    CEO Tim Armstrong autonomy to oversee and integrate his company's advertising technology platform into a new streaming service that the telecommunications company plans to unveil sometime this summer, Verizon CFO Frank Shammo said Tuesday. Verizon said a week ago that it plans to acquire New York-based AOL for $4.4 billion in cash in a deal.

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  15. Capitol Report: When acquirer and target in M&A talks share an auditor, purchase price can sufferRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | MarketWatch

    ... That's the case with the high-profile potential merger inked last week between Verizon Communications, and its target, AOL. They not only share the same audit firm, but their respective audit opinions are signed by the same office - the New York ...

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  16. The Real Reason Verizon Is Buying AOLRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Seeking Alpha

    ... provider DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV ). Most recently, Verizon (NYSE: VZ ) announced it would acquire internet content platform AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL ) for $4.4 billion. Which one of these three acquisitions doesn't belong? The Verizon acquisition does ...

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  17. Not Your Ma's Bell: AT&T is beyond phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... as AT&T, the second-largest U.S. wireless carrier. No. 1 carrier Verizon announced a $4.4 billion bid last week to buy AOL for its advertising and video services, but AT&T's DirecTV bid is 11 times that amount. The deal, which AT&T hopes to complete ...

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  18. Marissa Mayer Explains Why a Yahoo-AOL Deal Never HappenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | TIME.com

    A merger between AOL and Yahoo, two classic, ad-driven Internet stalwarts that have struggled to return to their early dominance, was the stuff loud-mouthed shareholders dreamed of. When the rumors of an acquisition sprung up late last year, the armchair analyses ricocheted around the Web, spelling out the upside of the merger.

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  19. Verizon Grabs AOL for $4.4 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | NewsFactor

    With the future in mind, Verizon Communications is taking a bold and expensive step to build out its digital and video platforms. The telecom giant has inked a deal to acquire Internet pioneer AOL, headed by chairman and CEO Tim Armstrong .

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  20. Ex-Google executive pulled AOL out of funkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Columbus Dispatch

    In 2009, when Tim Armstrong took over as chief executive of AOL, he faced a daunting task: turn around a company that had gone from an Internet pioneer to near-obsolescence in less than a decade. Six years later, Armstrong has not only revived AOL but also reinvented it, creating a thriving digital-media company focused on online content, original videos and advertising technology.

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