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  1. Microsoft selling mapping unit to UberRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Autoblog

    Microsoft is handing off some its digital advertising business to AOL and selling its street-image mapping operation to Uber , as the giant software company tries to focus on activities more relevant to its core business. AOL, which owns Autoblog , is adopting Microsoft's Bing search engine, replacing Google as the default option for visitors who want to search the Internet on AOL websites.

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  2. AOL, Uber Get Parts of Microsoft BizRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    's display ad sales for numerous sites and services, including MSN, Xbox, Outlook.com and Skype. As part of the partnership, announced Monday, AOL will adopt Microsoft's Bing as its exclusive provider of search and search advertising services across all of its properties.

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  3. Microsoft-AOL Deal Affirms Verizon's Interest In Cross-Platform MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | AdExchanger.com

    While AOL's absorption of Microsoft's display, search and video ads business is indicative of Verizon's digital media interests, industry insiders aren't quite convinced the flagship publications it inherited through the AOL acquisition will stick around for the long haul. An early Huffington Post exec said Verizon will neede to treat the media group like "a very premium content experience" in order to justify keeping it and to avoid bleeding key talent.

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  4. Microsoft Moves Display Ads to AOL, Sells Bing Imaging to UberRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Under a new 10-year agreement that starts in 2016, AOL will be taking over a large part of Microsoft 's display ad sales for numerous sites and services, including MSN, Xbox, Outlook.com and Skype. As part of the partnership, announced Monday, AOL will adopt Microsoft's Bing as its exclusive provider of search and search advertising services across all of its properties.

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  5. Microsoft strikes deals with AOL for display adsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Marketing

    Microsoft is handing off some its digital advertising business to AOL and selling its street-image mapping operation to Uber , as the giant software company tries to focus on activities more relevant to its core business. AOL, meanwhile, is adopting Microsoft's Bing search engine, replacing Google as the default option for visitors who want to search the internet on AOL websites.

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  6. Distil Networks Raises $21 Million To Protect AOL, Staples And Others From BotsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Benzinga

    ... product." Distil Networks has attracted a number of high-profile clients, including Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS ), AOL, Inc. (NYSE: AOL ) and StubHub. The company started four years ago as a solution to help companies identify the difference between ...

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  7. US open: Stocks edge higher as consumer confidence beats forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Live Charts

    ... Board. In company news, Microsoft shed 0.5% after saying on Monday it will exit the ad-sales business and has contracted AOL to handle all its ad sales across Microsoft's properties. General Electric edged 0.23% higher after reaching an agreement to ...

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  8. Former Yahoo CEO Ross Levinsohn wanted to strike the Microsoft deal...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Former Yahoo interim CEO Ross Levinsohn thinks the deal struck Monday between Microsoft and AOL is exactly the kind of move Yahoo should have made when he was there. The deal will see Microsoft hand over huge chunks of its display advertising business to AOL's sales team.

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  9. Microsoft Turning Over Ad Business to AOL, Map Technology To UberRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Benzinga

    Microsoft Corporation has announced a pair of deals in its latest efforts to cut back on its non-profitable online operations. Reuters reported that Microsoft has reached deals with AOL, Inc. and Uber to take over Microsoft's display advertising business and map generating technology, respectively.

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  10. Apple Music has officially launchedRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | SmartBrief

    ... story of our hotels than real images captured by our guests?" said Bruce Himelstein, chief marketing officer for Loews. AOL has announced a 10-year deal with Microsoft that gives the company, now a part of Verizon, control of sales and management ...

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  11. Stock Futures Rise as Greece Edges Closer to DefaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheStreet.com

    ... ne with estimates. Shares edged up more than 3% after it announced that it expects to exit its private label operations. AOL

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  12. US pre-open: Futures edge higher amid renewed Greek hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Live Charts

    ... gained 0.72% in pre-market trading after saying on Monday it will exit the ad-sales business and has contracted AOL to handle all its ad sales across Microsoft's properties. General Electric edged 0.62% higher ahead of the bell after reaching an ...

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  13. AOL to take over Microsoft's display ad businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crain's New York Business

    Microsoft Corp. is getting out of Web display advertising, with AOL Inc. taking over the business and letting the software maker focus on mobile and cloud computing. AOL will use Microsoft's Bing Internet search engine instead of Google Inc. as part of the 10-year deal, the companies said in a statement Monday.

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  14. Microsoft hands over display ads to AOLRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aurora Era-Banner

    Microsoft will hand over its display advertising business to AOL, with the latter selling all display formats including mobile and video on MSN, Outlook.com, Xbox, and Skype. The move is reportedly going to help the software giant focus on its growing search advertising business based on Google rival Bing.

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  15. So long and thanks for all the ads! Here's why Microsoft is exiting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    So long and thanks for all the ads! Here's why Microsoft is exiting the $74 billion display advertising business Up to 1,200 Microsoft Advertising employees will be shifting over to AOL, which will absorb the direct sales of ads across Microsoft's content sites including MSN in its nine biggest markets, which includes the US and the UK. The blog post appears to signal that not everybody is leaving Microsoft Advertising just yet.

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  16. 8 things you need to know this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Business Journal

    ... deal that could impact Baltimore-based Advertising.com, Microsoft is sending much of its display advertising business to AOL. Under the deal, AOL will take over sales of display, mobile and video ads on MSN, Outlook.com and XBox. [USA Today] a NBC ...

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  17. AOL and Microsoft Deal Covers Advertising and SearchRead the original story

    Yesterday | Converge! Network Digest

    Microsoft and AOL announced a major, 10-year deal under which AOL will assume management and sales responsibility for all of Microsoft's display, mobile and video advertising inventory in nine key global markets -- the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Brazil, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and Japan. AOL will represent inventory from across Microsoft's suite of online brands, including MSN Homepage and verticals, Outlook Mail, Xbox, Skype and ads in apps.

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  18. AOL to Take Over Microsoft's Display Ad Business, Use BingRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    AOL will use Microsoft's Bing Internet search engine instead of Google Inc. as part of the 10-year deal, the companies said in a statement Monday. Microsoft also said it's expanding an ad partnership with AppNexus Inc., an online marketing company.

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  19. Stock markets plummet; Sysco drops US Foods merger plan; AOL takes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cleveland.com

    This Monday, Aug. 15, 2005, file photo, shows the corporate headquarters of Sysco Corp., the largest food-service distributor in North America, in Houston. Sysco announced Monday, June 29, 2015, it is scrapping its proposed $3.5 billion buyout of US Foods after a Federal Trade Commission legal victory that temporarily blocked the deal to combine the two food-service companies.

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  20. Charley Rosen, Jeanie Buss talk Phil Jackson; Phil talks coyotesRead the original story

    Monday | Posting and Toasting

    Hey, remember Charley Rosen? The big butts guy? He's back, and he has written a massive serialized piece about the Knicks ' 2014-15 season. I don't know about y'all but I would rather go back and read every single AOL Instant Message I sent to girls I liked in high school than Charley Freakin' Rosen's tome about the worst club in Knicks history.

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