CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports AOL is making a huge move into live mobile video.» Read More
Arianna Huffington, co-founder, editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, tells CNBC that the company is planning to expand into China within the next year.
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May 13- AT&T Inc, the No. 2 U.S. wireless company, said on Wednesday its users will be able to access the Hulu streaming video service on its website and mobile app starting later this year. Fullscreen, one of the biggest networks on YouTube, is majority-owned by Otter Media, a joint venture between AT&T and Peter Chernin's The Chernin Group that creates web-based...
Larger rival Verizon Communications Inc said on Tuesday it would buy AOL Inc to access its mobile video advertising technology. Web entrants Hulu, Netflix Inc and Amazon.com Inc have become popular as more people ditch pricey cable subscriptions in favor of video streaming products. Verizon had earlier bought Intel Corp's OnCue service last year for an...
Following AOL's takeover-fueled 19 percent pop, CNBC Pro screened for other small technology stocks that could be ready to surge.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Angelo Zino, equity analyst at S&P Capital IQ, says that advertising is a key leverage in the potential deal between AOL and Verizon.
NEW YORK, May 12- Verizon Communications has made clear what it hopes to gain with the $4.4 billion purchase of AOL: a better way to sell mobile video ads. "You have AOL and the mobile platform of Verizon," said M.S. Krishnan, a professor at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. Verizon has significant data on its customers and their activity on...
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer is discussing the positives of a rate rise.
May 12- AOL Inc Chief Executive Tim Armstrong's six year path to transforming the venerable dial-up Internet provider into a marketable mobile ad specialist was filled with bumps. Perhaps most infamously, Armstrong publicly blamed an AOL employee's "distressed baby" as the reason for the company's escalating health care costs. Verizon's offer- at a premium of...
Jim Cramer was thrilled with Verizon snapping up AOL for $4 billion. But does the merger make sense? He gives his take.
Re/code's executive editor Kara Swisher, discusses Verizon's decision to buy AOL, and reflects on AOL buying Time Warner in 2000.
The crown jewel for Verizon in its acquisition of AOL is advertising, led by the mass media company's proprietary technology.
*AOL jumps to 15- month high on Verizon's $4.4 bln offer. May 12- U.S. stocks ended lower on Tuesday after a recent run-up in global bond yields unsettled investors already concerned about an eventual Federal Reserve interest rate hike. "In the short term, the market is a hostage to interest rates, said Jim Awad, managing director at Plimsoll Mark Capital."
Frank Addante, Rubicon Project CEO, and Betsy Morgan, TheBlaze CEO, discuss whether AOL is a good acquisition for Verizon, and options for Huffington Post.
U.S. stocks closed mildly lower, recovering from sharp morning losses as investors found some relief from a slight recovery in the bond market.
Big Data investing guru Paul Hickey of Bespoke Investment Group shared his investment outlook.
Mariann Montagne, Gradient Investments, explains why her firm likes Verizon. Kevin Smithen, Macquarie Securities, explains what Verizon's plans with AOL are, and potential mobile ad competition with the already established players.