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Mark Rosekind, head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration since December, wants to get that repair rate to 100 percent. General Motors, fined $35 million by NHTSA for moving too slowly to recall about 2.6 million small cars with faulty ignition switches, was praised for using new methods to reach owners. The defective switches caused numerous...
There's no way not to have massive consolidation, says Tim Armstrong, AOL chairman & CEO, sharing his thoughts on Comcast withdrawing its bid for Time Warner Cable, and the outlook on new media.
Tim Armstrong, AOL chairman & CEO, discusses the big changes ahead in online advertising.
Tim Armstrong, AOL chairman & CEO, discusses the economics of producing new original content.
Here are 12 of the most infamous missteps that caused some companies to fail or overhaul their strategies. A lot can be learned from them.
HBO's foray into the on-demand video streaming world pioneered by Netflix and Hulu could boost the stock of parent company Time Warner, analysts say.
Privately-held Bertelsmann is co-owner of Penguin Random House, the publisher of bestsellers such as Gillian Flynn's "Gone Girl" and John Green's "The Fault in Our Stars". Bertelsmann, which also holds the majority of broadcaster RTL Group and owns music rights company BMG, said sales from continuing operations rose 3.1 percent to 16.7 billion euros.
Certain stocks will trigger buying in the market, but Jim Cramer warned investors to watch for those that kill the competition.
NEW YORK/ BOSTON, March 23- A growing number of U.S. companies, including MillerCoors and AIG, are stepping up the battle against online ad fraud by demanding proof that their ads have been seen by real people instead of computers hijacked by cybercriminals. "We don't want to be paying for non-human traffic," said Mark Clowes, global head of advertising at American...
March 9- Yahoo Inc shareholder Starboard Value LP said the company's spinoff of its stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd was a "good first step" but it could do more, including a share buyback of up to $4 billion. "Yahoo is in need of a major overhaul," the activist investor wrote in a letter to Yahoo's board on Monday. Starboard, which owned a 0.8 percent stake in Yahoo as of...
March 9- Yahoo Inc shareholder Starboard Value LP said the company's spinoff of its stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd was a "good first step" but reiterated that the company remained undervalued. Starboard recommended that Yahoo "right-size" its "bloated" cost structure, buy back $3.5 billion- $4.0 billion of shares and separate the Yahoo Japan stake in a...
AOL co-founder Steve Case disagrees with Mark Cuban, saying most of the country desperately needs tech investments.
The Nasdaq Composite is approaching 5,000 again. Here are some of the people who helped make it happen 15 years ago, and where they are today.
Nasdaq 5000 is back, a level not seen since the dot-com bubble, but it's been a long time since it really represented tech sector euphoria.
U.S. stocks turned higher on Wednesday, amid continued focus on developments in Greece's negotiations with the euro zone finance ministers.
Feb 11- AOL Inc said it expected domestic display revenue to decline in the first half of the year, after reporting a lower-than-expected quarterly revenue. "I would expect domestic display revenue to decline in high single digits in the first half of the year," AOL Chief Financial Officer Karen Dykstra said on a conference call. Revenue in AOL's properties...
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he is watching shares of AOL and Yahoo.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a lower open on Wednesday, ahead of a crucial meeting of European finance ministers to discuss Greece's bailout.
"There's definitely an FX effect," AOL boss Tim Armstrong tells CNBC, but adds the impact on company earnings has not been that severe.
Feb 11- AOL Inc, owner of the Huffington Post news website and the TechCrunch blog, reported a better-than-expected adjusted profit as revenue surged in its online advertising business. Revenue in AOL's ad platform business, where the company helps advertisers place ads on other digital properties, rose 20.2 pct to $330.6 million in the fourth quarter ended...