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May 7- AOL Inc on Wednesday said its quarterly profit declined, with its stock price falling 22 percent as it missed earnings expectations due to the cost of restructuring its digital and media entertainment businesses.
British PM tells Pfizer wants more commitments for AstraZeneca deal. LONDON- Prime Minister David Cameron says Britain wants more commitments from Pfizer on its $106 billion takeover bid for British pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca.
May 7- AOL Inc on Wednesday reported its quarterly profit fell, missing expectations as it sheds businesses and upgrades its advertising operations, sending its stock tumbling 22 percent.
May 7- AOL Inc reported a rise in first-quarter revenue on Wednesday, boosted by a surge in advertising sales through its automated electronic exchange, but profit fell. Shares of AOL dropped 12 percent to $38.62 as the company reported adjusted earnings per share of 34 cents.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a mixed Wall Street open on Wednesday ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's congressional testimony.
May 7- AOL Inc reported a rise in first-quarter revenue on Wednesday, boosted by a surge in advertising sales through its automated electronic exchange.
With the Internet quickly moving to "measurement everywhere" for calculating the impact of digital marketing, here's how AOL chief Tim Armstrong hopes to lead that charge.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Tim Armstrong, AOL chairman & CEO, reviews his company's first quarter results and shares his latest acquisition plans and advertising strategy.
May 7- Digital media and entertainment company AOL Inc reported an 8 percent rise in first-quarter revenue, helped by an increase in ad sales. Net income attributable to AOL, which owns the Huffington Post news website and the TechCrunch blog, fell to $9.3 million, or 11 cents per share, from $25.9 million, or 32 cents per share, a year earlier.
May 5- You won't find security expert Michael Chertoff doing silly everyday things like using public WiFi, logging in with the same password on every site he uses, clicking on dubious links or falling for a phishing scam.
Testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Ukraine are what traders say could most affect markets in the week ahead.
The pervasiveness of the Internet in the last 25 years has changed technology, politics and philanthropy, AOL founder and former CEO Steve Case says.
Transforms reputation as corporate raider into shareholder activist by launching proxy fights to hold feet of under-performing boards to the fire.
Epitomizes both the social media revolution and the new generation of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who expect to be billionaires before they turn 30.
Launched a revolution in access to information as their Internet search engine dispensed with the need to buy a newspaper or to go to the library.
AOL is urging its tens of millions of email account holders to change their passwords after a cyberattack compromised about 2 percent of its accounts.
April 25- Online media group AOL Inc said on Friday it would offer its video content on Microsoft Corp's platforms, starting this summer. Microsoft's MSN and Bing apps for Windows will get content from AOL's HuffPost Live, TechCrunch and Moviefone as well as its partner sites, including ESPN, TMZ, and Martha Stewart.
A Google spokesperson confirmed the departure and CEO Larry Page also sent out an internal memo to staff about the move, Re/code reports.
NEW YORK April 24- AOL is making a push into China with its digital video studio Makers, which struck a partnership on Thursday with that country's privately held Sun Media Group. This is AOL's biggest effort in China since it was spun out from Time Warner Inc almost five years ago.