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Engadget Names New Executive Editor, Editor in Chief
SAN FRANCISCO (April 29, 2014) - Today, Engadget names longtime staffers Michael Gorman and Christopher Trout to the positions of editor in chief and executive editor, respectively. Gorman and Trout follow in the footsteps of previous editors who have built Engadget into the influential site for technology and consumer electronics, while infusing the brand with a new approach that make ... Read more
AOL and Microsoft Team Up To Offer Premium Content
Premium video content from AOL's brands and partners to be offered on Microsoft video platforms, including MSN and Bing Apps for Windows and Windows Phone
NEW YORK - April 25, 2014 - AOL, Inc. announced today that it has signed a video distribution deal with Microsoft. Beginning this summer, content from AOL brands like HuffPost Live, TechCrunch and Moviefone, as well as partner sites ... Read more
AOL Continues its Focus on Premium Experiences; Expands its Native Offerings With Mobile Unit
Allows Brands to Leverage "Mobile Native" at Scale
New York, NY - April 24, 2014 - AOL Inc. (AOL) today announced the rollout of a new mobile native unit that will allow marketers to easily and cost effectively run native advertising across premium mobile sites and apps. The unit is designed to engage users within the mobile content expe ... Read more
MAKERS Launches in China
AOL PARTNERS WITH SUN MEDIA GROUP AND JOURNALIST YANG LAN TO REACH WORLDWIDE AUDIENCE WITH PREMIUM CONTENT
NEW YORK and BEIJING, April 24, 2014 - MAKERS, the first-of-its-kind multi-platform initiative from AOL becomes a global platform today with the launch of MAKERS in China. In partnership with Yang Lan, a broadcast journalist and founder of Sun Media Group - one of ... Read more
AOL Strikes Premium Motion Picture Deal With Miramax
Miramax Channel Will Bring Critically Acclaimed Movies to The AOL On Network for the First Time;
New Partnership to Strengthen AOL's Long-Form Video Offering
NEW YORK, New York - April 23, 2014 - AOL Inc., a leader in premium online video, and Miramax today announced an agreement to bring critically acclaimed, full-length films to U.S. viewers, culminatin ... Read more
Announcing Crunchbase 2.0
The Definitive Startup Database Re-launches with a New User Experience and Technology Foundation, Promising More Data and Utility Built on a "Business Graph"
SAN FRANCISCO, April 21, 2014 - The startup economy is rapidly becoming a global economic growth engine, and efficient tracking of the many startups, investors and entrepreneurs in the scene is a huge challenge and an opportunity. ... Read more
Engadget Now Accepting Submissions for Undiscovered Inventor Competition

New York - April 17, 2014-Today, Engadget officially opens the application process for its third-ever Insert Coin: New Challengers competition, aimed at helping to make inventors' dreams a reality. The contest brings together Engadget editors, readers and a panel of expert j ... Read more

AOL.com Launches Premium Video Experience

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NEW YORK, NEW YORK -- APRIL 15, 2014 AOL.com is launching a new premium video experience today, bringing video to the forefront of AOL.com and better serving the AOL.com audience's demand for premium video content. Online video consumption is surging, with 78% of people watching online video every week, and AOL.com ... Read more
MapQuest Overhauls Local Offering with Multiple Data-service Partnerships and Integrations

DENVER (April 9, 2014) - On the eve of its 18th anniversary, MapQuest, Inc., the pioneer of online maps and directions, today launched a completely reimagined experience for local discovery, a nod to nearly two decades of enhancing local experiences for millions of travelers every day. Available on desktop and tablet website, MapQuest's new loc ... Read more

AOL Announces Renewal of Four Original Web Series for 2014

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Three shows -- featuring top producers and talent Sarah Jessica Parker, iJustine, and Tiffany Shlain -- return with original sponsors Citi and Verizon for second seasons; AOL commits to renewal of popular hit #CandidlyNicole starring Nicole Richie

NEW YORK, April 7, 2014 -AOL (NYSE: AOL) announced tod ... Read more
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