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Technology Leader Provides Insights In Management, Marketing

An experienced internet technology leader describes his expertise as a manager, advisor and investor. By the nature of the high tech landscape constantly evolving, there is no formula for a successful career.

08/03/2015

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Verizon Buying AOL For $4.4 Billion

AOL owns The Huffington Post, TechCrunch, Engadget, MAKERS and AOL.com.

05/12/2015

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Google Encrypting Email Amid Spying Fears

Mountain View-based Google and other companies are now automatically encrypting all email, but that doesn’t ensure confidentiality unless the recipients’ email provider also adopts the technology.

06/03/2014

Silicon Valley entrepreneur Eric Simons squatted at AOL in Palo Alto for two months in late 2011. (CBS)

Young Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Squatted At AOL Office For Months

A Silicon Valley entrepreneur was so committed to his startup company that he ended up living and working illegally on AOL’s campus in Palo Alto late last year.

05/25/2012

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Microsoft, Yahoo, AOL Team Up To Sell Internet Ads

Microsoft, Yahoo and AOL are joining forces in an online advertising attack on Google and Facebook.

11/08/2011

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AOL CEO Armstrong Snaps Up $10 Million In Stock

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong is making a $10 million bet that his turnaround strategy will pay off. He just invested that amount of money in 477,000 shares of the company’s stock.

CBS San Francisco–02/14/2011

The homepage of the Huffington Post is seen after the deal with AOL Inc. was announced. (CNET)

AOL-Huffington Post Deal Eyed Closely By Silicon Valley

In a move that is being closely watched in Silicon Valley, Internet company AOL Inc. is buying the California-based news hub Huffington Post in a $315 million deal that represents a bold bet on the future of online news.

CBS San Francisco–02/07/2011

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Report: AOL Looking Into Possible Yahoo Merger

AOL Inc. has hired financial advisers to look into strategic options that could include a combination with Yahoo Inc., according to a newspaper report.

CBS San Francisco–11/08/2010

Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Investment Vultures Increase Pressure On Yahoo CEO

With buyout vultures circling the Internet company, Yahoo Inc. CEO Carol Bartz may have to accelerate her timetable for engineering a turnaround if she wants to save her job.

CBS San Francisco–10/14/2010

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Yahoo! Shares Climb On Report Of Possible AOL Merger

Investors were running up the price of Yahoo shares Thursday after a report saying AOL and a group of private equity firms may bid for the Web company.

CBS San Francisco–10/14/2010

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