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  1. Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam just explained why he paid $5...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Still, its CEO Lowell McAdam sees big opportunities in Yahoo, who will lead Verizon's digital initiatives with AOL, the "By acquiring Yahoo's operating business, we are scaling up to be a major competitor in mobile media. Yahoo's operations provide a valuable portfolio of online properties and mobile applications, which attract over 1 billion monthly active consumer views," McAdam said during Verizon's earnings call Tuesday .

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  2. Verizon, Yahoo Could Reshape The ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MediaPost

    The blockbuster $4.8 billion sale of Yahoo's core assets to Verizon Communications , announced on Monday, could generate deep shifts on the global advertising industry's playing field. Verizon plans to merge the Yahoo assets with AOL, which the company bought in 2015.

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  3. Seeking wider digital audience, Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8BRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... has snapped up the remnants of a fallen internet star. The nation's largest wireless carrier paid $4.4 billion for AOL last year. The two brands will be rolled into the same operation. "We have enormous respect for what Yahoo has accomplished: This ...

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  4. Verizon reports 2Q results, reflecting continued strong operations...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... cash savings over the term of the contracts. During second-quarter 2016, Verizon converted its go90 application to the AOL platform, supporting the ability to expand and monetize mobile video offerings. In June the company also announced an ...

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  5. Strike stings Verizon's earningsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | SNL Financial

    ... in the remaining half and in 2017. 's operating business for $4.83 billion. The New York-based operator noted that its AOL unit delivered strong revenue growth in a quarter that saw its wireless and wireline businesses falter. The company is hopeful ...

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  6. Verizon-Yahoo-AOL: A New Or Duplicative Ad Stack?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | AdExchanger.com

    Verizon won't complete its $4.8 billion acquisition of Yahoo until next year, but that hasn't stopped speculation about which pieces of ad tech will come along for the ride. As Yahoo and AOL built their respective ad stacks to serve publishers and advertisers over time, obvious crossovers have occurred.

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  7. What $4.83B Verizon Buyout Means for Yahoo, Loyal UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CNet News

    ... assets as shareholders await opportunities to cash in. Verizon says that it plans to merge its Yahoo properties with AOL. Marni Walden, executive vice president and president of the Product Innovation and New Businesses division at Verizon, will ...

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  8. Verizon Is Playing for Third Place, but It's Not AloneRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Advertising Age

    ... for a future ad business dominated by mobile, video and data. Credit: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg When Verizon bought AOL last year it made clear its intentions to challenge Google and Facebook, which together control about two-thirds of all digital ad ...

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  9. Ad Industry Abuzz About Yahoo-Verizon DealRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Response

    NEW YORK Verizon Communications' purchase of Yahoo's ad assets including search, video, mobile, and programmatic has the ad industry abuzz. Above all the chatter is Verizon's $10 billion bet that combining Yahoo and AOL will give it an edge in mobile content and ad technology that it can leverage with its 140 million-plus subscribers.

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  10. Verizon acquires Yahoo's operating business for $4.8 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Search Engine Watch

    Verizon has agreed to acquire Yahoo's operating business in a $4.8 billion cash deal, sealing the fate of one of the internet's pioneering giants. Under the deal Verizon will amalgamate Yahoo's search, email, video, mobile, digital and advertising assets with it's AOL entity.

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  11. Share on LinkedInRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | MediaPost

    The blockbuster $4.8 billion sale of Yahoo's core assets to Verizon Communications , announced on Monday, could generate deep shifts on the global advertising industry's playing field. Verizon plans to merge the Yahoo assets with AOL, which the company bought in 2015.

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  12. Yahoo, Verizon Form Mobile Ad PowerhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Target Marketing Magazine

    ... the black eye it did last year with the "supercookie" brouhaha. That's when ProPublica found Verizon's acquisition of AOL allowed the company to track phones and "target 135 million Verizon customers on and offline, with mobile phone data linked to ...

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  13. RIP Yahoo: What Caused its Very Slow DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... had finally agreed to buy Yahoo's core internet business for $4.8 billion. The plan is to merge Yahoo's operation with AOL - which Verizon acquired last year for $4.4 billion - under AOL chief Tim Armstrong. At that point, Mayer will presumably ...

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  14. The press is lucky to be in Philadelphia, not IstanbulRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Poynter Online

    ... direct foreign investment. "But the gloves are off now and he's acting in accordance with his mostly deeply held views." AOL boss Tim Armstrong talked to Recode's Kara Swisher about the deal that he'll oversee. But she couldn't help to insert this ...

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  15. Verizona s mixed quarter shows why it needs AOL and YahooRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... after announcing it will buy Yahoo for $4.8 billion. The company's earnings show a firm buoyed by its 2015 purchase of AOL, the division that will essentially become Yahoo's parent company. That helped balance out the effect of the company's massive ...

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  16. What you should expect from today's Apple, Verizon and Twitter...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Re/code

    ... Verizon's earnings report today, expect to hear a lot about why Yahoo's media and ad tech offerings will work well with AOL, which Verizon bought for $4.4 billion last year. To get a sneak peek at that, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong told Kara Swisher ...

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  17. On the heels of Yahoo deal, Verizon sees slowing phone growth - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CNet News

    ... into something more than just a basic phone company. Yahoo is expected to merge with Verizon's other online asset, AOL, to create a digital ad and media platform to rival online giants Google and Facebook. "By acquiring Yahoo, we will dramatically ...

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  18. Verizon Puts Focus on Yahoo Deal After Subscriber SlowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... maturing, McAdam has pushed Verizon toward acquisitions of internet and advertising technology companies, including AOL and Yahoo, as a way to compete with Alphabet Inc.'s Google and Facebook Inc. in mobile advertising. Yahoo has millions of users, ...

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  19. Embattled Yahoo CEO Marrisa Mayer hits out at 'sexist reporting...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Embattled Yahoo CEO Marrisa Mayer hits out at 'sexist reporting that plagues women leaders' by focusing on their appearance as she confirms $4.83billion sale to Verizon Marni Walden, Verizon's president of product innovation and new businesses, is said to be taking over the combined Yahoo and AOL assets The sale doesn't include Yahoo's cash, its shares in Alibaba, its shares in Yahoo Japan, and Yahoo's convertible notes Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer has hit out at the focus on her gender and looks as a female business leader. While announcing its $4.83billion deal with Verizon, Ms Mayer reportedly decried the persistence of the media in focusing on her gender and that other of other female leaders.

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  20. Yahoo exec optimistic after saleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... for advertisers, the illustrious 'must buy,'" chief executive Marissa Mayer said during a teleconference call with AOL chief executive Tim Armstrong. Verizon acquired AOL for $4.4 billion last year. The telecommunications giant's purchases indicate ...

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