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Revolving Door Newsletter: 11.24.09
Time EVP Departs for Digital Venture; Salon Launches Food Section

So What Do You Do, Tiffany Shlain, Filmmaker and Founder of the Webby Awards?
The director gives advice to aspiring filmmakers and tells why her family takes a "Technology Shabbat."

So What Do You Do, Jim Bankoff, CEO of Vox Media?
The man who turned SB Nation into one of the most successful digital media companies talks business models for the future.

So What Do You Do, Jay Mariotti, Sports Writer and TV Personality?
The sports columnist and former Around the Horn contributor is ready to resume his career following a pair of personal setbacks.

So What Do You Do, Brian Farnham, Editor-In-Chief, Patch?
Don't call it a content farm: The top editor of Aol's Patch takes on the critics and reveals what it's really like to work there.

So What Do You Do, Bill Wilson, President of AOL Media?
As AOL prepares to spin off from Time Warner, MediaGlow content czar Bill Wilson shares his plans for rebranding the Internet company's image.

So What Do You Do, Harvey Levin, Executive Producer and Host, TMZ?
TMZ ringmaster Harvey Levin spills on breaking the news of Michael Jackson's death, from delivering continuous scoop to earning street cred from traditional media.

Hey, How'd You Build Profitable Websites for Brands Like AOL and AT&T, Gabriel Shaoolian?
From a cash-strapped freelancer to founder of a thriving business, the CEO of Blue Fountain Media gives tips to freelancers and entrepreneurs.

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Spotted around the media universe

AOL Lays Off Staffers; Impacts Money Department - Posted November 14, 2014
We received an email this afternoon from an AOL insider with the subject line: "AOL lays off Money department." We followed up with the source as well as called AOL to obtain details such as how many people this impacts. Here's basic information of what we know: apparently editors of Daily Fin... [TVNewser]

The Rise and Fall of Instant Messengers [Infographic] - Posted November 7, 2014
Internet communication has come a long way since the first emails and instant messages. For many people, social networks rule the day -- but how has instant messaging grown in tandem with their rise? An infographic from WhoIsHostingThis.com looks at the history of the IM. First came ICQ, a product from Israeli... [SocialTimes.com]

Morning Media Newsfeed: CBSN Launches Glitch-Free | Aereo to Downsize, Cut Staff - Posted November 7, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: CBSN Launches Glitch-Free | Aereo to Downsize, Cut Staff - Posted November 7, 2014
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AOL Still Has 2.2 Million Dial-up Subscribers - Posted November 6, 2014
AOL has released its third quarter earnings and guess what? There are still people out there -- 2.2 million of them -- who use the company's dial-up Internet service. Thanks in part to those who prefer to live like it's 1996, AOL's membership division posted $196 million in revenue this quarter. Ad... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Still Has 2.2 Million Dial-up Subscribers - Posted November 6, 2014
AOL has released its third quarter earnings and guess what? There are still people out there -- 2.2 million of them -- who use the company's dial-up Internet service. Thanks in part to those who prefer to live like it's 1996, AOL's membership division posted $196 million in revenue this quarter. Ad... [FishbowlNY]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Voting Button | Evernote Work Chat - Posted November 3, 2014
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Jeff Bercovici Leaving Forbes for Inc. - Posted October 29, 2014
The departure of Nicole Carter from Inc. to Apple has set in motion an interesting subsequent shift. To replace her as the magazine's San Francisco bureau chief, Inc. has snagged ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jeff Bercovici Leaving Forbes for Inc. - Posted October 29, 2014
The departure of Nicole Carter from Inc. to Apple has set in motion an interesting subsequent shift. To replace her as the magazine's San Francisco bureau chief, Inc. has snagged ... [FishbowlNY]

Tiffany Shlain Hopes to 'Elevate What People Are Watching Online' - Posted October 23, 2014
[caption id="attachment_205739" align="aligncenter" width="600"]Tiffany Shlain (EP and director) and Sawyer Steele (producer) at the premiere of 'The Future Starts Here' season two.[/caption] The second season of Tiffany Shlain's popular web video series 'The Future Starts Here' debuted Thursday. (You can ... [AllFacebook]

Tiffany Shlain Hopes to 'Elevate What People Are Watching Online' - Posted October 23, 2014
[caption id="attachment_205739" align="aligncenter" width="600"]Tiffany Shlain (EP and director) and Sawyer Steele (producer) at the premiere of 'The Future Starts Here' season two.[/caption] The second season of Tiffany Shlain's popular web video series 'The Future Starts Here' debuted Thursday. (You can ... [SocialTimes.com]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Muir, ABC Topple NBC Nightly News | AOL Replaces Harnevo - Posted October 8, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Muir, ABC Topple NBC Nightly News | AOL Replaces Harnevo - Posted October 8, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Kal Penn Joins Fusion for Midterms | SoftBank, DWA Talks Cool - Posted September 30, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Kal Penn Joins Fusion for Midterms | SoftBank, DWA Talks Cool - Posted September 30, 2014
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AOL Expands Partnership with Publicis - Posted September 29, 2014
There's a lot of money in video advertising, and so AOL has decided to expand its advertising partnership with Publicis. The deal will give VivaKi -- part of Publicis -- more access to premium video ad space across AOL's brands. According to a release, eMarketer reports digital video ad spending is increasing... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Expands Partnership with Publicis - Posted September 29, 2014
There's a lot of money in video advertising, and so AOL has decided to expand its advertising partnership with Publicis. The deal will give VivaKi -- part of Publicis -- more access to premium video ad space across AOL's brands. According to a release, eMarketer reports digital video ad spending is increasing... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: SoftBank Eyes DWA Purchase | Marvel Settles With Kirby Estate - Posted September 29, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: SoftBank Eyes DWA Purchase | Marvel Settles With Kirby Estate - Posted September 29, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Freedom Shutters LA Register | ISIS Releases Journalist Video - Posted September 24, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Freedom Shutters LA Register | ISIS Releases Journalist Video - Posted September 24, 2014
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EW Editor Matt Bean Previews the 'Fall TV Preview' Issue - Posted September 12, 2014
Chelsea Handler has not done many print interviews since ending her E! show. But one of them can be found in the "Streaming" section of Entertainment Weekly's 2014 "Fall TV Preview" double issue, on newsstands today. Handler shares at least one scoop about her upcoming 2016 Netflix talk show as she answers... [morningmedianewsfeed]

EW Editor Matt Bean Previews the 'Fall TV Preview' Issue - Posted September 12, 2014
Chelsea Handler has not done many print interviews since ending her E! show. But one of them can be found in the "Streaming" section of Entertainment Weekly's 2014 "Fall TV Preview" double issue, on newsstands today. Handler shares at least one scoop about her upcoming 2016 Netflix talk show as she answers... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Journalist Sotloff Beheaded by ISIS | WaPo Publisher Out - Posted September 3, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Journalist Sotloff Beheaded by ISIS | WaPo Publisher Out - Posted September 3, 2014
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The New Face of Patch: Tammy - Posted August 20, 2014
In a brief but excellent item about the current post-AOL state of Patch, Talking New Media's D.B. Hebbard cites the following sad state of Midwestern affairs: Several Patch sites appear to have become largely controlled by a local business that... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The New Face of Patch: Tammy - Posted August 20, 2014
In a brief but excellent item about the current post-AOL state of Patch, Talking New Media's D.B. Hebbard cites the following sad state of Midwestern affairs: Several Patch sites appear to have become largely controlled by a local business that... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Tribune Rebrands | Gannett to Split, Buy Cars.com - Posted August 5, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Tribune Rebrands | Gannett to Split, Buy Cars.com - Posted August 5, 2014
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Former Patch Editor Has a Message for Tim Armstrong - Posted July 7, 2014
Leslie Yager, who edited Patch sites in Norwalk and Wilton, CT prior to being laid off in January, met the head of Patch only once. Now that she has started her own ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former Patch Editor Has a Message for Tim Armstrong - Posted July 7, 2014
Leslie Yager, who edited Patch sites in Norwalk and Wilton, CT prior to being laid off in January, met the head of Patch only once. Now that she has started her own ... [FishbowlNY]

Twitter, Facebook, Google, AOL Team Up To Create TrustInAds.org - Posted May 12, 2014
Twitter wants you to be safe from deceptive and malicious online ads - so much so that they've partnered with competitors and big names in tech to bring you TrustInAds.org. Along with Facebook, Google and AOL... [AllTwitter]

Morning Media Newsfeed: NBC Secures Olympics | AOL Earnings Fall Flat | Horowitz to Today - Posted May 8, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: NBC Secures Olympics | AOL Earnings Fall Flat | Horowitz to Today - Posted May 8, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Couric Back to NBC? | Logan's CBS Return Unsure | #AmazonCart Launches - Posted May 6, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Couric Back to NBC? | Logan's CBS Return Unsure | #AmazonCart Launches - Posted May 6, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Separatists in Ukraine Seize TV HQ | CNN Raises Ethical Questions | Gregory Slams Report - Posted April 28, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Separatists in Ukraine Seize TV HQ | CNN Raises Ethical Questions | Gregory Slams Report - Posted April 28, 2014
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AOL and Microsoft Make Video Distribution Deal - Posted April 25, 2014
AOL and Microsoft have struck a deal that will bring the former's videos to the latter. According to Recode, Microsoft will now be able to share any AOL video, including original programming -- like what you see on HuffPost Live -- and videos it distrib... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL and Microsoft Make Video Distribution Deal - Posted April 25, 2014
AOL and Microsoft have struck a deal that will bring the former's videos to the latter. According to Recode, Microsoft will now be able to share any AOL video, including original programming -- like what you see on HuffPost Live -- and videos it distrib... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Amazon, HBO Ink Deal | Net Neutrality on The Ropes | Mixed News for Gannett - Posted April 24, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Amazon, HBO Ink Deal | Net Neutrality on The Ropes | Mixed News for Gannett - Posted April 24, 2014
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STUDY: Cause Marketing Creates Brand Loyalty Among Millennial Women - Posted April 16, 2014
Today we have yet another study--this one from AOL of all places--to convince agency executives that the Millennial generation does not mark the end of polite society as we know it, no matter what ridiculous trend hit Twitter this week. The purpose of the survey, titled "... [PRNewser]

AOL Adds Video to Homepage - Posted April 15, 2014
AOL is trying to entice consumers to linger a bit longer by adding video to its homepage. The portal includes original and on-demand videos from partners like Glamour, ESPN, Self, The New York Times, Vogue and Vanity Fair. The videos will also feature "experts," incl... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Adds Video to Homepage - Posted April 15, 2014
AOL is trying to entice consumers to linger a bit longer by adding video to its homepage. The portal includes original and on-demand videos from partners like Glamour, ESPN, Self, The New York Times, Vogue and Vanity Fair. The videos will also feature "experts," incl... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Names William Pence Chief Technology Officer - Posted April 7, 2014
AOL has announced that William Pence is joining the company as global chief technology officer. Pence comes to the company from WebMD, where he served as executive vice president and CTO since 2007. He had also served as the company's chief operating officer... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Names William Pence Chief Technology Officer - Posted April 7, 2014
AOL has announced that William Pence is joining the company as global chief technology officer. Pence comes to the company from WebMD, where he served as executive vice president and CTO since 2007. He had also served as the company's chief operating officer... [FishbowlNY]

AP Names Deputy Business Editor, AOL Grows Platforms Team - Posted April 2, 2014
A few moves to note today regarding the Associated Press and AOL. Below are the details. Brad Foss has been promoted from assistant business editor to deputy business editor. Foss joined the AP in 1999. He had been assistant business editor since 2009. He will remain based in Washington, DC. AOL has made... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AP Names Deputy Business Editor, AOL Grows Platforms Team - Posted April 2, 2014
A few moves to note today regarding the Associated Press and AOL. Below are the details. Brad Foss has been promoted from assistant business editor to deputy business editor. Foss joined the AP in 1999. He had been assistant business editor since 2009. He will remain based in Washington, DC. AOL has made... [FishbowlNY]

Shift Taps Former AOL Europe CEO Kate Burns As Managing Director, U.K. And Europe - Posted April 2, 2014
Former AOL Europe CEO Kate Burns joined social marketing platform ... [AllFacebook]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch Ups Sons | Twitter Ban Overturned | NYT Adds Digital Subs - Posted March 27, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch Ups Sons | Twitter Ban Overturned | NYT Adds Digital Subs - Posted March 27, 2014
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Are We Certain Facebook Is Doomed, Vivek Wadhwa? - Posted March 7, 2014
Vivek Wadhwa, a research professor at ... [Lost Remote]

Are We Certain Facebook Is Doomed, Vivek Wadhwa? - Posted March 7, 2014
Vivek Wadhwa, a research professor at ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Begins Moving Into New NYC Office - Posted February 24, 2014
Many buildings in Manhattan walk the fine line between maintaining their lush histories and upgrading their interiors and amenities to keep up with today's needs, and Facebook's new office at ... [Lost Remote]

Facebook Begins Moving Into New NYC Office - Posted February 24, 2014
Many buildings in Manhattan walk the fine line between maintaining their lush histories and upgrading their interiors and amenities to keep up with today's needs, and Facebook's new office at ... [AllFacebook]

Hello! And Welcome to the End of Moviefone! - Posted February 24, 2014
Although Moviefone was launched in 1989, it wasn't until Thanksgiving 1995 that the service was officially embedded to the pop culture lexicon. On November 19 of that year, a subplot of Seinfeld episode "Pool Guy" had Kramer forced to take over 777-FILM auto-attendant duties. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Hello! And Welcome to the End of Moviefone! - Posted February 24, 2014
Although Moviefone was launched in 1989, it wasn't until Thanksgiving 1995 that the service was officially embedded to the pop culture lexicon. On November 19 of that year, a subplot of Seinfeld episode "Pool Guy" had Kramer forced to take over 777-FILM auto-attendant duties. ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL's Tim Armstrong Gives Sincere Apologies - Posted February 11, 2014
Or so says Andrew Ross Sorkin of The New York Times in the first episode of his planned series #ApologyWatch (and yes, we know that others used the hashtag before him). ... [PRNewser]

Sheryl Sandberg Speaks With CNBC's Julia Boorstin At The MAKERS Conference - Posted February 11, 2014
Facebook Chief Operating Officer ... [AllFacebook]

Questionable Comments Put AOL CEO Back on Defensive - Posted February 10, 2014
[caption id="attachment_25911" align="alignleft" width="259"] AOL CEO Tim Armstrong[/caption] It seems that AOL CEO Tim Armstrong just can't keep his foot out of his mouth--even when the company has good news to report. The good ne... [10,000 Words]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Keller Departs NYT | Armstrong Apologizes | Intercept Launched - Posted February 10, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Keller Departs NYT | Armstrong Apologizes | Intercept Launched - Posted February 10, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Leno Signs Off | Carville Joins Fox | AOL CEO Under Fire - Posted February 7, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Leno Signs Off | Carville Joins Fox | AOL CEO Under Fire - Posted February 7, 2014
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AOL Revenue up 13 Percent Behind Strong Ad Sales - Posted February 6, 2014
AOL's fourth quarter was a strong one. In fact, Tim Armstrong, AOL's CEO, boldly proclaimed that it was AOL's "most successful year in the last decade." The company reported that revenue was up 13 percent compared to Q4 2012, backed by a 23 percent jump in ad sales. T... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Revenue up 13 Percent Behind Strong Ad Sales - Posted February 6, 2014
AOL's fourth quarter was a strong one. In fact, Tim Armstrong, AOL's CEO, boldly proclaimed that it was AOL's "most successful year in the last decade." The company reported that revenue was up 13 percent compared to Q4 2012, backed by a 23 percent jump in ad sales. T... [FishbowlNY]

New Patch Owner Cuts Hundreds of Staffers - Posted January 29, 2014
Hale Global, the company that bought Patch from AOL in January, is slimming down operations. Jim Romenesko reports that the company has fired "hundreds" (about two thirds of staffers) from Patch. And the way they did it wasn... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New Patch Owner Cuts Hundreds of Staffers - Posted January 29, 2014
Hale Global, the company that bought Patch from AOL in January, is slimming down operations. Jim Romenesko reports that the company has fired "hundreds" (about two thirds of staffers) from Patch. And the way they did it wasn... [FishbowlNY]

Jackie Stone, Marketer Extraordinaire, Shares her Advice for Newcomers - Posted January 15, 2014
... [MediaJobsDaily]

AOL Sells Winamp and Shoutcast - Posted January 14, 2014
AOL has sold Winamp and Shoutcast, two music sites that are on their last legs, for between $5 and $10 million. Consider that one reason why we're not executives. We'd never imagine that someone would be willing to pay that much for dead in the water sites. Radionomy, a digital music company,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Sells Winamp and Shoutcast - Posted January 14, 2014
AOL has sold Winamp and Shoutcast, two music sites that are on their last legs, for between $5 and $10 million. Consider that one reason why we're not executives. We'd never imagine that someone would be willing to pay that much for dead in the water sites. Radionomy, a digital music company,... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Sanfuentes Out at NBC | Dorsey to Disney Board | AOL's HuffPost Hopes - Posted December 24, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Sanfuentes Out at NBC | Dorsey to Disney Board | AOL's HuffPost Hopes - Posted December 24, 2013
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Is Facebook Planning Something Super For Video Ads On Super Bowl Sunday? - Posted December 18, 2013
The Super Bowl marks the end of the ... [AllFacebook]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Patch Shutting Down? | Megyn Kelly on Santa | NYT Making Changes - Posted December 16, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Patch Shutting Down? | Megyn Kelly on Santa | NYT Making Changes - Posted December 16, 2013
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Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter 'Nearby' Feature | Facebook TV Advertising - Posted December 16, 2013
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New Catchphrase? Tim Armstrong Deems Patch an 'Asset with Optionality' - Posted December 12, 2013
For Patch local editors grappling with shopping mall Santa features and overseeing in some cases a great many additional hubs, these words likely rang hollow. But to FishbowlNY's ears, a portion of Tim Armstrong's remark... [GalleyCat]

New Catchphrase? Tim Armstrong Deems Patch an 'Asset with Optionality' - Posted December 12, 2013
For Patch local editors grappling with shopping mall Santa features and overseeing in some cases a great many additional hubs, these words likely rang hollow. But to FishbowlNY's ears, a portion of Tim Armstrong's remark... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New Catchphrase? Tim Armstrong Deems Patch an 'Asset with Optionality' - Posted December 12, 2013
For Patch local editors grappling with shopping mall Santa features and overseeing in some cases a great many additional hubs, these words likely rang hollow. But to FishbowlNY's ears, a portion of Tim Armstrong's remark... [FishbowlNY]

A Freelance Web Designer Turned CEO Explains His Road To Success - Posted December 9, 2013
Gabriel Shaoolian's success story is at once familiar and entirely unique. He moved to NYC in 2001 and set up his business with nothing but a laptop and some web design experience. Since then, his company, Blue Fountain Media, has gener... [MediaJobsDaily]

What Facebook, Seven Other Tech Giants Wrote To The U.S. Government On Surveillance Reform - Posted December 9, 2013
Facebook teamed up with ... [AllFacebook]

The CEO of Blue Fountain Media On Creating a Successful Digital Agency - Posted December 9, 2013
Gabriel Shaoolian has come a long way from his humble beginnings. The CEO of Blue Fountain Media was a web designer armed with a laptop and not much else when he arrived in the Big Apple in 2001. Now, 12 years lat... [PRNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: NYT's Embargo Fiasco | AOL EIC Out | SpaghettiOs' Tweet - Posted December 9, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: NYT's Embargo Fiasco | AOL EIC Out | SpaghettiOs' Tweet - Posted December 9, 2013
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AOL Editor to be Cut - Posted December 6, 2013
The axe keeps falling at AOL.com. According to The New York Post, Cyndi Stivers, the site's editor-in-chief, is out. Stivers ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Editor to be Cut - Posted December 6, 2013
The axe keeps falling at AOL.com. According to The New York Post, Cyndi Stivers, the site's editor-in-chief, is out. Stivers ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Mandela Dies | AOL Lays Off 20 | Rolling Stone Expands - Posted December 6, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Mandela Dies | AOL Lays Off 20 | Rolling Stone Expands - Posted December 6, 2013
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AOL Cuts 20 - Posted December 5, 2013
AOL hired one, but cut 20. On the heels of the company hiring Brian Balthazar away from HGTV, Capital New York ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Cuts 20 - Posted December 5, 2013
AOL hired one, but cut 20. On the heels of the company hiring Brian Balthazar away from HGTV, Capital New York ... [FishbowlNY]

Brian Balthazar Joins AOL as Exec Producer and Head of Programming - Posted December 5, 2013
Brian Balthazar is joining AOL as executive producer and head of programming for AOL.com. Balthazar comes to AOL from HGTV, where he served as director of original programming and development. He had been with HGTV since 2008. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Brian Balthazar Joins AOL as Exec Producer and Head of Programming - Posted December 5, 2013
Brian Balthazar is joining AOL as executive producer and head of programming for AOL.com. Balthazar comes to AOL from HGTV, where he served as director of original programming and development. He had been with HGTV since 2008. ... [FishbowlNY]

How One Working Mom Finds Work/Life Balance - Posted December 4, 2013
Tiffany Shlain knows a thing or two about juggling. She's a successful filmmaker with a million side projects (like her AOL On Originals series) and she's a wife and mother of two. So how does Shlain create that seemingly impossible wor... [MediaJobsDaily]

How A "Technology Shabbat" Can Boost Productivity - Posted December 4, 2013
Tiffany Shlain has been a techie for a lot longer than most. She is the creator of the Webby awards, after all (not to mention an award-winning filmmaker). With such an impressive (and tech-infused) resume, one would assume that Shlain must be p... [SocialTimes.com]

CJR Finds Its New EIC - Posted November 21, 2013
Joe Pompeo has the scoop on an important succession. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

CJR Finds Its New EIC - Posted November 21, 2013
Joe Pompeo has the scoop on an important succession. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Tribune Co Cuts 700 | NYT's D.C. Staff Shakeup | AOL Kills Winamp - Posted November 21, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Tribune Co Cuts 700 | NYT's D.C. Staff Shakeup | AOL Kills Winamp - Posted November 21, 2013
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3Q EARNINGS CALL: How Is Facebook Responding To The Mobile Transition From An Advertising Standpoint? - Posted October 31, 2013
Facebook said in its third-quarter earnings report Wednesday that its tot... [AllFacebook]

Business Insider Welcomes Four New Media Figures to the 'Silicon Alley 100' - Posted October 23, 2013
The website's annual "Silicon Alley 100" list is set to post Thursday at 8 a.m. However, to whet everyone's appetite, the BI folks were kind enough to give FishbowlNY an advance peek at the media folks represented. New to the list: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Business Insider Welcomes Four New Media Figures to the 'Silicon Alley 100' - Posted October 23, 2013
The website's annual "Silicon Alley 100" list is set to post Thursday at 8 a.m. However, to whet everyone's appetite, the BI folks were kind enough to give FishbowlNY an advance peek at the media folks represented. New to the list: ... [FishbowlNY]

EW Welcomes New Associate Publisher, Marketing - Posted October 21, 2013
Annette Gallo starts today, replacing Jackie Cuddeback, who was named associate publisher, marketing for sister publication People. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

EW Welcomes New Associate Publisher, Marketing - Posted October 21, 2013
Annette Gallo starts today, replacing Jackie Cuddeback, who was named associate publisher, marketing for sister publication People. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Greenwald Moves On | Huffington's Payout | Vox Raises $34 Million - Posted October 16, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Greenwald Moves On | Huffington's Payout | Vox Raises $34 Million - Posted October 16, 2013
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Court Document Reveals Details of Arianna's AOL Windfall - Posted October 15, 2013
So it was nowhere near $100 million, the loosely reported territory that had many unpaid Huffington Post bloggers seeing red at the time of the site's acquisition by AOL. Still, for Arianna Huffington, the February 2011 transaction amounted to some very nice Brentwood trickle-down. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Court Document Reveals Details of Arianna's AOL Windfall - Posted October 15, 2013
So it was nowhere near $100 million, the loosely reported territory that had many unpaid Huffington Post bloggers seeing red at the time of the site's acquisition by AOL. Still, for Arianna Huffington, the February 2011 transaction amounted to some very nice Brentwood trickle-down. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Inquirer Owners Sue | Munro Wins Nobel | AOL Cuts Cambio Staff - Posted October 11, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Inquirer Owners Sue | Munro Wins Nobel | AOL Cuts Cambio Staff - Posted October 11, 2013
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Leadership Changes at AOL - Posted October 1, 2013
AOL has announced two leadership changes: Maureen Sullivan has added oversight of AOL's homepage to her role and Graham Moysey has been named head of inter... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Leadership Changes at AOL - Posted October 1, 2013
AOL has announced two leadership changes: Maureen Sullivan has added oversight of AOL's homepage to her role and Graham Moysey has been named head of inter... [FishbowlNY]

9 Pointers for Building Branded Blogs - Posted September 30, 2013
The theme "If you build it, they will come" worked magically in the baseball movie Field of Dreams, but in the crowded blogosphere, only a fraction break through to the big leagues of major media ... [PRNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: More NSA Stories to Come | Breaking Bad's Finale | More Patch Sites to Close - Posted September 30, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: More NSA Stories to Come | Breaking Bad's Finale | More Patch Sites to Close - Posted September 30, 2013
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Mike Hogan Returning to Vanity Fair - Posted September 23, 2013
Here's our first suggestion for Mike Hogan, set to rejoin the VF fold as digital director after a couple of years with AOL and The Huffington Post (where he is currently ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mike Hogan Returning to Vanity Fair - Posted September 23, 2013
Here's our first suggestion for Mike Hogan, set to rejoin the VF fold as digital director after a couple of years with AOL and The Huffington Post (where he is currently ... [FishbowlNY]

Roll Call: MWW, AOL, INTEGRATE and More - Posted September 6, 2013
MWW announced that Ryan Wallace has joined the firm's technology industry practice as vice president, enterprise and technology. Wallace, who will be based in New York, brings more than a decade of B2B technology experience. He comes to MWW from Bite Global, where he led the New York office and oversaw... [PRNewser]

Nate Richardson Named President of AOL Live - Posted September 5, 2013
Nate Richardson has been named president of AOL's AOL Live, its live streaming video site. Richardson was most recently the co-founder and CEO of Waywire, a video curation service he created along with Mayor Cory Booker. Prior t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Nate Richardson Named President of AOL Live - Posted September 5, 2013
Nate Richardson has been named president of AOL's AOL Live, its live streaming video site. Richardson was most recently the co-founder and CEO of Waywire, a video curation service he created along with Mayor Cory Booker. Prior t... [FishbowlNY]

Patch Deletes Another Farewell Post - Posted August 27, 2013
In the wake of the August 16 Patch layoffs, a messy aspect has been the posting and quick deletion on network sites of various farewell messages. For example, this goodbye from Prospect Heigh... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Patch Deletes Another Farewell Post - Posted August 27, 2013
In the wake of the August 16 Patch layoffs, a messy aspect has been the posting and quick deletion on network sites of various farewell messages. For example, this goodbye from Prospect Heigh... [FishbowlNY]

Florida Startup Pitches Tim Armstrong About Hyper-Local - Posted August 23, 2013
The August 22 post on New Tampa Patch by Skylar Hedstrom is only ten words long. Although it does manage to properly embed a recent video pitch to AOL CEO Tim Armstrong from local startup UNA... [GalleyCat]

Florida Startup Pitches Tim Armstrong About Hyper-Local - Posted August 23, 2013
The August 22 post on New Tampa Patch by Skylar Hedstrom is only ten words long. Although it does manage to properly embed a recent video pitch to AOL CEO Tim Armstrong from local startup UNA... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Florida Startup Pitches Tim Armstrong About Hyper-Local - Posted August 23, 2013
The August 22 post on New Tampa Patch by Skylar Hedstrom is only ten words long. Although it does manage to properly embed a recent video pitch to AOL CEO Tim Armstrong from local startup UNA... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Greenwald Partner Held | Fox Buys Vice Stake | 480 Out at Patch - Posted August 19, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Greenwald Partner Held | Fox Buys Vice Stake | 480 Out at Patch - Posted August 19, 2013
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AOL Advertising Names CMO - Posted August 14, 2013
Erika Nardini has been promoted from AOL's VP of marketing solutions to chief marketing officer of AOL Advertising. With the move, Nardini becomes AOL Advertising's first CMO. Jim... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Advertising Names CMO - Posted August 14, 2013
Erika Nardini has been promoted from AOL's VP of marketing solutions to chief marketing officer of AOL Advertising. With the move, Nardini becomes AOL Advertising's first CMO. Jim... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Armstrong Apologizes | Bustle Launch Slammed | Jack Germond Dies - Posted August 14, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Armstrong Apologizes | Bustle Launch Slammed | Jack Germond Dies - Posted August 14, 2013
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Tim Armstrong Apologizes for Conference Call Canning - Posted August 13, 2013
We're not sure why it took AOL CEO Tim Armstrong two full business days to circulate an internal apology for his on-the-spot firing of Patch creative director ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Tim Armstrong Apologizes for Conference Call Canning - Posted August 13, 2013
We're not sure why it took AOL CEO Tim Armstrong two full business days to circulate an internal apology for his on-the-spot firing of Patch creative director ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong Failed PR 101 - Posted August 12, 2013
Today in CEOs Behaving Badly: We understand why AOL chief Tim Armstrong was a little upset at the unfortunate struggles of Patch, his well-meaning $300 million experiment in hyper-local news content. He promised AOL that the venture would tu... [PRNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: AOL CEO's Public Firing | ME Gov 'Threatens' Paper | NPR's 'Flawed' Report - Posted August 12, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: AOL CEO's Public Firing | ME Gov 'Threatens' Paper | NPR's 'Flawed' Report - Posted August 12, 2013
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Free Portfolio Service for Affected Patch Staffers - Posted August 9, 2013
Journalists are good people. Remember the pizzas the Chicago Tribune sent to the Globe newsroom? In the same vein, I received an email this morning from ... [TVSpy]

Tim Armstrong Welcomes New Patch CEO, Delays Layoffs - Posted August 9, 2013
A very reliable Patch-connected source, who wishes to remain anonymous, has passed on to FishbowlNY the main details of this morning's company-wide conference call. As we ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Tim Armstrong Welcomes New Patch CEO, Delays Layoffs - Posted August 9, 2013
A very reliable Patch-connected source, who wishes to remain anonymous, has passed on to FishbowlNY the main details of this morning's company-wide conference call. As we ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Alec Baldwin on MSNBC? | Kelly Bumps Hannity? | Patch to Lay Off Hundreds - Posted August 9, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Alec Baldwin on MSNBC? | Kelly Bumps Hannity? | Patch to Lay Off Hundreds - Posted August 9, 2013
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Report: Ax Has Already Fallen on Top Patch Execs - Posted August 8, 2013
We have been hearing the same rumor today. According to Business Insider's Nicholas Carlson, as Patch is gearing up for a ... [GalleyCat]

Report: Ax Has Already Fallen on Top Patch Execs - Posted August 8, 2013
We have been hearing the same rumor today. According to Business Insider's Nicholas Carlson, as Patch is gearing up for a ... [AllTwitter]

Report: Ax Has Already Fallen on Top Patch Execs - Posted August 8, 2013
We have been hearing the same rumor today. According to Business Insider's Nicholas Carlson, as Patch is gearing up for a ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Report: Ax Has Already Fallen on Top Patch Execs - Posted August 8, 2013
We have been hearing the same rumor today. According to Business Insider's Nicholas Carlson, as Patch is gearing up for a ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: AOL to Shed 300 Patch Sites | NYT Not for Sale | DCist Editor Fired - Posted August 8, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: AOL to Shed 300 Patch Sites | NYT Not for Sale | DCist Editor Fired - Posted August 8, 2013
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AOL to Shutter or Sell Unprofitable Patch Sites - Posted August 7, 2013
While some at AOL were likely excited about the news of its Adap.tv purchase announced this morning, the same can't be said about those working for Patch, AOL's network of hyperlocal news sites. According t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL to Shutter or Sell Unprofitable Patch Sites - Posted August 7, 2013
While some at AOL were likely excited about the news of its Adap.tv purchase announced this morning, the same can't be said about those working for Patch, AOL's network of hyperlocal news sites. According t... [FishbowlNY]

Facebook Signs Letter Seeking More Transparency From Federal Government On National Security Data Requests - Posted July 19, 2013
Facebook was among the more than 60 companies, investors, civil-liberties groups, and trade groups to sign a letter to top federal gover... [AllFacebook]

AOL Hires Bob Lord as CEO of AOL Networks - Posted July 19, 2013
AOL has named Bob Lord its new CEO of AOL Networks. Lord most recently served as global CEO of Razorfish and CEO of Publicis' Digital Technologies Division. AOL Networks sells ads through automated technology systems. It services 22,000 pu... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Hires Bob Lord as CEO of AOL Networks - Posted July 19, 2013
AOL has named Bob Lord its new CEO of AOL Networks. Lord most recently served as global CEO of Razorfish and CEO of Publicis' Digital Technologies Division. AOL Networks sells ads through automated technology systems. It services 22,000 pu... [FishbowlNY]

Major Internet Companies Ask Feds to Let Them Report National Security Requests - Posted July 17, 2013
[caption id="attachment_132308" align="alignleft" width="300"] Edel Puntonet / Shutterstock.com[/caption] Tomorrow, more than five dozen Internet companies, including the major Silicon Valley players, will ask the government to allow them to release information to users about the national security reques... [SocialTimes.com]

Social Media Newsfeed: Zynga CEO Out, Microsoft Exec In | Facebook Second-Quarter Results - Posted July 2, 2013
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REPORT: Chat Rooms Coming To Facebook? - Posted June 27, 2013
AOL in the 1990s, or Facebook in 2013? The social networ... [AllFacebook]

AOL Partners with Taboola for More Video Views - Posted June 27, 2013
AOL recently carried a report about Taboola being enlisted by Hearst and TIME to try and help those media companies generate more video-view r... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Partners with Taboola for More Video Views - Posted June 27, 2013
AOL recently carried a report about Taboola being enlisted by Hearst and TIME to try and help those media companies generate more video-view r... [FishbowlNY]

FTC: Search Engines Aren't Doing Enough to Differentiate Ads From Organic Results - Posted June 25, 2013
The FTC published a letter today that it sent yesterday to search engine companies, warning them that they were not adequately complying with its rules on differentiating paid search advertisements and organic search results. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook: 9,000-10,000 Requests For User Data From U.S. Local, State, Federal Governments In Six Months Ending Dec. 31 - Posted June 17, 2013
For the six months ending Dec. 31, 2012, Facebook received between 9,000 and 10,000 requests for user data from U.S. government entities at all levels, local and national, related to between 18,000 and 19,000 accounts, outgoing Facebook General Counsel ... [AllFacebook]

Lolly Wolly Doodle's Facebook Success Results In 'Significant Investment' By Revolution Growth - Posted June 13, 2013
The company may have a funny name, but social commerce children's apparel retailer Lolly Wolly Doodle is a serious enough business to draw the attention ... [AllFacebook]

AOL CEO: At Least People Know The Name of Our Company - Posted June 13, 2013
What do you think of when you hear the name "AOL"? Dialup? Your parents' email? Alas, this is AOL's brand problem. But don't worry! At least people have heard of it! That was AOL CEO Tim Armstrong's message at today's Med... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL CEO: At Least People Know The Name of Our Company - Posted June 13, 2013
What do you think of when you hear the name "AOL"? Dialup? Your parents' email? Alas, this is AOL's brand problem. But don't worry! At least people have heard of it! That was AOL CEO Tim Armstrong's message at today's Med... [FishbowlNY]

AOL's CEO on Patch, Native Advertising and Why Journalism Won't Die - Posted June 13, 2013
This morning, media pros gathered at the Bryant Park Grill for the inaugural "Media Minds" breakfast, featuring Tim Armstrong, chairman and CEO of AOL, and Susan Lyne... [TVSpy]

Mark Zuckerberg Continues To Deny Involvement In Prism; Facebook, Google Ask Attorney General To Allow Them To Disclose Number Of Secret Data Requests - Posted June 11, 2013
Facebook continued to take steps to deny any involvement in the National Security Agency's Prism initiative, in which the g... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Restores Access To Tumblr Page Obama Is Checking Your Email, Blames Automated Response - Posted June 10, 2013
With the uproar over the National Security Agency's Prism initiative, in which the NSA allegedly obtained direct access to the servers of Internet companies including Facebook, Google... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg: 'We Hadn't Even Heard Of Prism' Before Thursday - Posted June 7, 2013
Facebook CEO and Co-Founder Mark Zuckerberg responded Friday to claims that the site had granted the U.S. government access to its servers. ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook: No Government Organization Was Provided With Direct Access To Our Servers - Posted June 7, 2013
Facebook responded to the ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Joins AOL and HuffPost at 770 Broadway - Posted June 3, 2013
Facebook is moving in with AOL and The Huffington Post. According to Crain's New York, the social network giant has signed a 10 year lease for a 100,000 square feet space, in the building that AOL and HuffPost already call home. As part of ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Facebook Joins AOL and HuffPost at 770 Broadway - Posted June 3, 2013
Facebook is moving in with AOL and The Huffington Post. According to Crain's New York, the social network giant has signed a 10 year lease for a 100,000 square feet space, in the building that AOL and HuffPost already call home. As part of ... [FishbowlNY]

Cyndi Stivers Named Editor-in-Chief of AOL.com - Posted May 9, 2013
Cyndi Stivers is joining AOL as editor-in-chief of AOL.com. Stivers most recently served the same role for Columbia Journalism Review. She has previously held senior editorial positions at Entertainment Weekly... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Cyndi Stivers Named Editor-in-Chief of AOL.com - Posted May 9, 2013
Cyndi Stivers is joining AOL as editor-in-chief of AOL.com. Stivers most recently served the same role for Columbia Journalism Review. She has previously held senior editorial positions at Entertainment Weekly... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Daily News Layoffs | News Corp. Soars | AOL Revenue Up - Posted May 9, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Daily News Layoffs | News Corp. Soars | AOL Revenue Up - Posted May 9, 2013
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AOL Revenue is Up, Still Gets Millions from Dial-Up Subscribers - Posted May 8, 2013
AOL had some positives in its first quarter earnings report. Total revenue for the company was up two percent compared to last year, hitting $538 million. Ad sales were also up nine percent, from $330 million to $359 million. Those are good signs, but as always, the hil... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Revenue is Up, Still Gets Millions from Dial-Up Subscribers - Posted May 8, 2013
AOL had some positives in its first quarter earnings report. Total revenue for the company was up two percent compared to last year, hitting $538 million. Ad sales were also up nine percent, from $330 million to $359 million. Those are good signs, but as always, the hil... [FishbowlNY]

Leveraging The Power of Facebook Advertising: Three Things To Know - Posted April 25, 2013
We know that brands will only see meaningful engagement when they put people at the center of their Facebook strategies. But even with insightful, brilliant creative ideas executed perfectly, it's still highly unlikely that most fans will see a given post. In fact, you may have heard the dreaded 16 percent... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Reaches Deal For Rovi Video Data - Posted April 16, 2013
Facebook is taking steps to make it easier for users with its new Timeline to add movies, TV shows, and celebrities they like to ... [AllFacebook]

Pepsi Exec Peter Land Joins AOL as Senior VP of Communications - Posted April 11, 2013
Peter Land has been named senior vice president of corporate communications at AOL. He comes to the company from PepsiCo, where he most recently served as head of communications. Land has been with PepsiCo since 2009. Prior to that he was a g... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Pepsi Exec Peter Land Joins AOL as Senior VP of Communications - Posted April 11, 2013
Peter Land has been named senior vice president of corporate communications at AOL. He comes to the company from PepsiCo, where he most recently served as head of communications. Land has been with PepsiCo since 2009. Prior to that he was a g... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Shares Up 100% in the Last Year - Posted March 27, 2013
Who'd of thought? A year ago shares of AOL were trading at half of what they're going for today. Today's jump, up more than 7 percent at last check, is due to a Barclays upgrade of the much maligned company from "equal weight" to "overweight." AOL's stock is up more than... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Shares Up 100% in the Last Year - Posted March 27, 2013
Who'd of thought? A year ago shares of AOL were trading at half of what they're going for today. Today's jump, up more than 7 percent at last check, is due to a Barclays upgrade of the much maligned company from "equal weight" to "overweight." AOL's stock is up more than... [FishbowlNY]

Analyst: Facebook's Advertising Looks More Like Spam - Posted March 26, 2013
Although Facebook's stock value has recovered from its initial downfall ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Actually Does Help Deliver News - Posted March 18, 2013
Maybe Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg's comparison of News Feed to a personalized newsp... [AllFacebook]

AOL COO Resigns, Susan Lyne Joins as CEO of Brand Group - Posted February 28, 2013
A couple of big changes to AOL this morning. Arthur Minson, COO of the company, is stepping down from his role, and Susa... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL COO Resigns, Susan Lyne Joins as CEO of Brand Group - Posted February 28, 2013
A couple of big changes to AOL this morning. Arthur Minson, COO of the company, is stepping down from his role, and Susa... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Acquires Tech Blog gdgt - Posted February 13, 2013
The tech blog gdgt has been purchased by AOL, according to a post by its co-founder, Ryan Block: We got to talking further and realized that gdg... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Acquires Tech Blog gdgt - Posted February 13, 2013
The tech blog gdgt has been purchased by AOL, according to a post by its co-founder, Ryan Block: We got to talking further and realized that gdg... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Posts First Year-Over-Year Growth in 8 Years - Posted February 8, 2013
For AOL, the fourth quarter of 2012 was a solid one. According to its earnings report, the company posted year-over-year revenue growth for the first time in eight years. During 2011's fourth quarter, AOL earned $22.8 million in net income, while last year it pulled in $35.7 millio... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Posts First Year-Over-Year Growth in 8 Years - Posted February 8, 2013
For AOL, the fourth quarter of 2012 was a solid one. According to its earnings report, the company posted year-over-year revenue growth for the first time in eight years. During 2011's fourth quarter, AOL earned $22.8 million in net income, while last year it pulled in $35.7 millio... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Government Shuttered - Posted February 7, 2013
AOL has closed down AOL Government, although you wouldn't know it by visiting the site; at least not at first. A tipster informed us that AOL shut Government down after only eight 18 months of publishi... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Government Shuttered - Posted February 7, 2013
AOL has closed down AOL Government, although you wouldn't know it by visiting the site; at least not at first. A tipster informed us that AOL shut Government down after only eight 18 months of publishi... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Brings Erika Nardini Aboard as VP, Head of Marketing Solutions - Posted January 3, 2013
AOL has named Erika Nardini vice president, head of marketing solutions, for AOL Advertising. Nardini was most recently with Demand Media, where she served as senior vice president of sales... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Brings Erika Nardini Aboard as VP, Head of Marketing Solutions - Posted January 3, 2013
AOL has named Erika Nardini vice president, head of marketing solutions, for AOL Advertising. Nardini was most recently with Demand Media, where she served as senior vice president of sales... [FishbowlNY]

Cubes: VIP Tour of AOL and The Huffington Post - Posted December 13, 2012
Combine tasty treats, sleek design, and the now famous 'Sitting Cameramen of Astor Place' and you get the latest episode of "Cubes." In this episode of Cubes, the MediabistroTV crew is invited into the New York Headquarters of AOL and The Huffington Post. Hosted by the founding editor of The Huffington Post... [TVSpy]

Cubes: VIP Tour of AOL and The Huffington Post - Posted December 13, 2012
Combine tasty treats, sleek design, and the now famous 'Sitting Cameramen of Astor Place' and you get the latest episode of "Cubes." In this episode of Cubes, the MediabistroTV crew is invited into the New York Headquarters of AOL and The Huffington Post. Hosted by the founding editor of The Huffington Post... [FishbowlLA]

Cubes: VIP Tour of AOL and The Huffington Post - Posted December 13, 2012
Combine tasty treats, sleek design, and the now famous 'Sitting Cameramen of Astor Place' and you get the latest episode of "Cubes." In this episode of Cubes, the MediabistroTV crew is invited into the New York Headquarters of AOL and The Huffington Post. Hosted by the founding editor of The Huffington Post... [TVSpy]

Roll Call: W2O, AOL, Clear Channel Outdoor Americas, Metropolitan Group - Posted December 12, 2012
Suzanne Grimes was appointed president-chief operating officer of Clear Channel Outdoor Americas, effective January 1, 2013. Ms. Grimes previously served as president of the U.S. Lifestyle Communities group at Reader's Digest Association, where she also led the Reader's Digest business units in Canada and India. (AdAge) AOL's ... [PRNewser]

Huffington Post Names Jimmy Maymann CEO - Posted December 6, 2012
Jimmy Maymann, formerly AOL senior vice president and head of International, has been bumped up to CEO of the Huffington Post Media Group. As CEO, Maymann will be responsible for continuing... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Huffington Post Names Jimmy Maymann CEO - Posted December 6, 2012
Jimmy Maymann, formerly AOL senior vice president and head of International, has been bumped up to CEO of the Huffington Post Media Group. As CEO, Maymann will be responsible for continuing... [FishbowlNY]

AOL's Revenue is Flat, and That's Good News - Posted November 6, 2012
AOL reported their third quarter earnings today, and the good news for the company was that revenue was flat. We know, it doesn't quite sound like a positive, but it is. It's the first time in seven years AOL's revenue didn't decline. The company's overall ad business was also up seven... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL's Revenue is Flat, and That's Good News - Posted November 6, 2012
AOL reported their third quarter earnings today, and the good news for the company was that revenue was flat. We know, it doesn't quite sound like a positive, but it is. It's the first time in seven years AOL's revenue didn't decline. The company's overall ad business was also up seven... [FishbowlNY]

Pinterest Debuts on ComScore's Top 50 Websites - Posted October 24, 2012
ComScore released the list of the 50 most-trafficked U.S.-owned Web properties today, and Pinterest just made the cut. It's the first time the upstart social network has made the list, but ... [SocialTimes.com]

AOL Partners with Vibe - Posted September 27, 2012
AOL has partnered with Vibe to manage the back-end of the magazine's video content and syndicate its videos. The Wrap reports that AOL On Network, AOL's video division, will handle the ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Partners with Vibe - Posted September 27, 2012
AOL has partnered with Vibe to manage the back-end of the magazine's video content and syndicate its videos. The Wrap reports that AOL On Network, AOL's video division, will handle the ... [FishbowlNY]

Patch Launches A More Social, More Mobile Site - Posted September 23, 2012
In recent months, there's been much talk of the booming New York tech scene. The city has the fastest growing tech sector in the nation, helped along by Mayor Bloomberg's pitch to entrepre... [FishbowlLA]

Patch Launches A More Social, More Mobile Site - Posted September 23, 2012
In recent months, there's been much talk of the booming New York tech scene. The city has the fastest growing tech sector in the nation, helped along by Mayor Bloomberg's pitch to entrepre... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Patch Launches A More Social, More Mobile Site - Posted September 23, 2012
In recent months, there's been much talk of the booming New York tech scene. The city has the fastest growing tech sector in the nation, helped along by Mayor Bloomberg's pitch to entrepre... [FishbowlNY]

Lobbying Group The Internet Association Reveals Full Roster, Platform - Posted September 19, 2012
Initially ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Touts Launch Of A Platform For Good - Posted September 12, 2012
A Platform for Good, a new online resource from the ... [AllFacebook]

Roll Call: Hill+Knowlton Strategies, DEC PR, Zing, and More - Posted August 17, 2012
Hill+Knowlton Strategies has announced that Amy McMichael Paddock, SVP and general manager of the firm's Austin, TX office, will co-lead global client services with Vivian Lines, vice chair and co-head of client services. Padd... [PRNewser]

Facebook Files Countersuit In Patent-Infringement Case Vs. Mitel Networks - Posted August 15, 2012
When Facebook faced a patent-infringement lawsuit by Yah... [AllFacebook]

AOL Posts Profit in 2Q - Posted July 25, 2012
AOL has posted a profit in the second quarter, thanks in part to selling $1 billion worth of patents to Microsoft in April. Net income for AOL hit $970 million and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Posts Profit in 2Q - Posted July 25, 2012
AOL has posted a profit in the second quarter, thanks in part to selling $1 billion worth of patents to Microsoft in April. Net income for AOL hit $970 million and ... [FishbowlNY]

Facebook's Pre-Earnings Call PR Blitz Shifts Focus Away From Financial Results - Posted July 24, 2012
Leading up to Facebook's first-ever earnings call as a ... [AllFacebook]

Jolie Hunt Joins AOL - Posted July 17, 2012
AOL has named Jolie Hunt as its chief marketing and communications officer, a new role at the company. Hunt comes to AOL from Reuters, where she worked as senior vice president, glo... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jolie Hunt Joins AOL - Posted July 17, 2012
AOL has named Jolie Hunt as its chief marketing and communications officer, a new role at the company. Hunt comes to AOL from Reuters, where she worked as senior vice president, glo... [FishbowlNY]

Social Media Newsfeed: Digg $500K Buy | Facebook Love | Tweet Screening - Posted July 13, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Twitter, Facebook, Google Join Forces To Fight Malicious Ads - Posted June 15, 2012
Twitter, Facebook, Google, AOL and the Interactive Advertising Bureau have come together to battle bad ads that download malware, send users to scammy sites and try to sell counterfeit goods. The new initiative is called the ... [AllTwitter]

Facebook Joins The Fight Against 'Bad Ads' - Posted June 14, 2012
Facebook has entered into an alliance with fellow Web giants Google, Twitter, and... [AllFacebook]

Patch Sets Records for Traffic and Revenue - Posted June 11, 2012
Patch, AOL's network of hyper local news sites, enjoyed May quite a bit. According to a press release, last month brought record amounts of traffic and revenue to the venture.... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Patch Sets Records for Traffic and Revenue - Posted June 11, 2012
Patch, AOL's network of hyper local news sites, enjoyed May quite a bit. According to a press release, last month brought record amounts of traffic and revenue to the venture.... [FishbowlNY]

Report: Yahoo, Facebook Patent Talks Intensify - Posted June 4, 2012
Executives from ... [AllFacebook]

Business Issues Aside, Patch Is a Good Addition to Your Media List - Posted May 23, 2012
Perhaps taking a page out of Third Point's activist investor guidebook, investment advisor Starboard Value has launched a proxy battle against AOL to get seats on the board and then push to unload local news outlet Patch. Patch ... [PRNewser]

Business Issues Aside, Patch Is a Good Addition to Your Media List - Posted May 23, 2012
Perhaps taking a page out of Third Point's activist investor guidebook, investment advisor Starboard Value has launched a proxy battle against AOL to get seats on the board and then push to unload local news outlet Patch. Patch ... [AgencySpy]

Huffington Post Names First Publisher - Posted May 23, 2012
The Huffington Post Media Group has named Janet Balis its first Publisher. Balis was most recently Senior Vice President and Head of Sales Strategy, Marketing and Partnerships at AOL. She ha... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Huffington Post Names First Publisher - Posted May 23, 2012
The Huffington Post Media Group has named Janet Balis its first Publisher. Balis was most recently Senior Vice President and Head of Sales Strategy, Marketing and Partnerships at AOL. She ha... [FishbowlNY]

In Facebook IPO Probe, Morgan Stanley Subpoenaed | Google+ Photographers Conference | NY Weighs Anonymous Commenting Ban - Posted May 23, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Patch Cuts 20 Managers, Restructures - Posted May 22, 2012
AOL's Patch is cutting 20 managers as it folds its South "zone" into its East zone. The Wall Street Journal reports that the restructu... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Patch Cuts 20 Managers, Restructures - Posted May 22, 2012
AOL's Patch is cutting 20 managers as it folds its South "zone" into its East zone. The Wall Street Journal reports that the restructu... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Names Curtis Brown Exec VP, CTO - Posted May 10, 2012
Curtis Brown has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of AOL. Brown has been with AOL since 2010 and has been acting CTO since March of this year. In a statement a... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Names Curtis Brown Exec VP, CTO - Posted May 10, 2012
Curtis Brown has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of AOL. Brown has been with AOL since 2010 and has been acting CTO since March of this year. In a statement a... [FishbowlNY]

Tim Armstrong Refutes Engadget, TechCrunch Sale - Posted May 9, 2012
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong has refuted a rumor from earlier today that AOL is planning to... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Tim Armstrong Refutes Engadget, TechCrunch Sale - Posted May 9, 2012
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong has refuted a rumor from earlier today that AOL is planning to... [FishbowlNY]

Rumor: AOL is Selling Engadget and TechCrunch - Posted May 9, 2012
According to ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rumor: AOL is Selling Engadget and TechCrunch - Posted May 9, 2012
According to ... [FishbowlNY]

Arianna Huffington's Editorial Role at AOL Downsized - Posted May 4, 2012
When AOL acquired Huffington Post last year, Arianna Huffington was given editorial control of the company's online properties, including Patch, MovieFone, PopEater, and TechCrunch. Since taking the reigns, Huffington has ... [FishbowlLA]

Is AOL Looking To Go Head-to-Head With YouTube? - Posted April 27, 2012
On Tuesday at the Digital Content NewFronts, AOL launched a brand new online video hub that will centralize all AOL video in one place. The AOL On Network seems to hav... [SocialTimes.com]

Report: Facebook IPO May Be Delayed Yet Again - Posted April 24, 2012
Remember that May 17 date for the Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook and Microsoft's AOL Patents | YouTube and Twitter's New Ads - Posted April 24, 2012
 Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Facebook Acquires 650 AOL Patents From Microsoft - Posted April 23, 2012
Facebook reached an agreement with Microsoft to acquire about 650 of the 925 or so patents and patent applications the software giant a... [AllFacebook]

AOL Sells Microsoft Patents for $1 Billion in Cash - Posted April 9, 2012
Now this is how you start a week: Aol is selling 800 patents to Microsoft for $1.056 billion in straight cash, homey. Aol is keeping over 300 patents related to advertising, search, content management and more. As part of the deal, Microsoft has a non-exclusive license to th... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Sells Microsoft Patents for $1 Billion in Cash - Posted April 9, 2012
Now this is how you start a week: Aol is selling 800 patents to Microsoft for $1.056 billion in straight cash, homey. Aol is keeping over 300 patents related to advertising, search, content management and more. As part of the deal, Microsoft has a non-exclusive license to th... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Revamps So HuffPo Can Add More Sites, Eventually Swallow Internet - Posted April 5, 2012
The New York Times is reporting that Arianna Huffington has "taken several of its business functions ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Revamps So HuffPo Can Add More Sites, Eventually Swallow Internet - Posted April 5, 2012
The New York Times is reporting that Arianna Huffington has "taken several of its business functions ... [FishbowlNY]

Yoke Brings Ontology Graph to Facebook Dating To Reveal Connections, And Make Them, Too - Posted March 27, 2012
A new matchmaking app from one of the founders of Adaptive Semantics hit Facebook yesterday. Adaptive Semantics, you may recall, developed the JuLiA semantic text-parsing technology that's now part of AOL's to... [AllTwitter]

Yoke Brings Ontology Graph to Facebook Dating To Reveal Connections, And Make Them, Too - Posted March 27, 2012
A new matchmaking app from one of the founders of Adaptive Semantics hit Facebook yesterday. Adaptive Semantics, you may recall, developed the JuLiA semantic text-parsing technology that's now part of AOL's to... [semanticweb.com]

Smart Ad Sophistication Lacking in News Industry, To Its Peril - Posted March 22, 2012
The Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism State of the News Media 2012 report was just published, and among the findings is that efforts by most top news sites to monetize the web in their own right are still limited. Few news companies, it reports, "have made much progress... [semanticweb.com]

Limbaugh Says Apology Was Sincere, Fluke Says She Doesn't Care - Posted March 5, 2012
Rush Limbaugh used his radio program today to reiterate his "heartfelt" apology to Sandra Fluke, the Georgetown Law student that he labeled a "prostitute" and a "slut" last week for her vocal support for covering contraception in health ... [AgencySpy]

Email Proves Some Patch Layoffs Might Be Good - Posted March 1, 2012
PandoDaily, citing a "pretty good" source, is reporting that AOL will be laying off 100s of employees next week, some of them from its hyperlocal network, Patch. We asked Patch for comment, but haven't he... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Email Proves Some Patch Layoffs Might Be Good - Posted March 1, 2012
PandoDaily, citing a "pretty good" source, is reporting that AOL will be laying off 100s of employees next week, some of them from its hyperlocal network, Patch. We asked Patch for comment, but haven't he... [FishbowlNY]

Arianna Huffington is Hard to Work With? - Posted February 22, 2012
Now this is hard to believe. After a blissful one-year anniversary between AOL and Huffington Post, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Arianna Huffington is Hard to Work With? - Posted February 22, 2012
Now this is hard to believe. After a blissful one-year anniversary between AOL and Huffington Post, ... [FishbowlNY]

Patch Triples its Traffic; Steps Up Local Election Coverage - Posted January 11, 2012
The hyperlocal news platform Patch has been criticized for a number of reasons, including its traffic, which some say should be higher based on the ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Patch Triples its Traffic; Steps Up Local Election Coverage - Posted January 11, 2012
The hyperlocal news platform Patch has been criticized for a number of reasons, including its traffic, which some say should be higher based on the ... [FishbowlNY]

Revolving Door: AOL, HuffPo, NY 'Daily News,' and More - Posted January 5, 2012
[caption id="attachment_32223" align="alignleft" width="394" caption="The lead story this afternoon on HuffPo Science."][/caption] AOL is partnering with Bonnier's Parenting Group to bring ... [AgencySpy]

AOL Joins Forces with Bonnier's Parenting Group - Posted January 5, 2012
AOL and Bonnier's Parenting Group are teaming up. For AOL, the partnership means Bonnier's family-centric editorial content from Parenting.com will be shared with AOL.com, HufPo Parents and the AOL Family channel. "Moms... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Joins Forces with Bonnier's Parenting Group - Posted January 5, 2012
AOL and Bonnier's Parenting Group are teaming up. For AOL, the partnership means Bonnier's family-centric editorial content from Parenting.com will be shared with AOL.com, HufPo Parents and the AOL Family channel. "Moms... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Promotes Jim Norton to Head of Sales - Posted December 9, 2011
Jim Norton has been named AOL's new Head of Sales, effective immediately. Norton joined AOL in 2009, and during his tenure has worn a number of hats, including Senior Vice President of AOL Ad... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Promotes Jim Norton to Head of Sales - Posted December 9, 2011
Jim Norton has been named AOL's new Head of Sales, effective immediately. Norton joined AOL in 2009, and during his tenure has worn a number of hats, including Senior Vice President of AOL Ad... [FishbowlNY]

Patch Cuts Back - Posted October 6, 2011
AOL's Patch network is cutting back in the hopes of turning a profit by the end of 2011, reports Forbes. That'll be tough to do if it keeps losing money the way it has. In the first quarter it lost about $40 million, and in 2Q the sites ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Patch Cuts Back - Posted October 6, 2011
AOL's Patch network is cutting back in the hopes of turning a profit by the end of 2011, reports Forbes. That'll be tough to do if it keeps losing money the way it has. In the first quarter it lost about $40 million, and in 2Q the sites ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Trademark Filings, Domain Buy Point to Social Media Platform - Posted September 16, 2011
About two weeks ago AOL filed five applications with the USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office) in order to enhance the company's online local and community based service offerings. On the same day of the filing, the company purchased the domain name called NVIBE. What does this mean for AOL? Mo... [SocialTimes.com]

Arrington Officially Out, But AOL's Issues Remain - Posted September 12, 2011
[caption id="attachment_27053" align="alignleft" width="270" caption="A picture of Arrington at TechCrunch Disrupt, tweeted by Alexia Tsotsis"][/caption] Michael Arrington is officially out at TechCrunch and ... [PRNewser]

Revolving Door: AOL and Arrington, Conde Nast, and More - Posted September 8, 2011
As we mentioned in this morning's Ticker, Michael Arrington is officially out at AOL, at least for now. ... [PRNewser]

Analyst: AOL Spends $160 Million on Patch - Posted August 15, 2011
According to an analyst, AOL is spending a lot of money - about $160 million - to keep its local news network Patch, afloat. That breaks down to about $150,000 per site annually. And that is way too much money for a group of sites that seem to be spinning their... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Analyst: AOL Spends $160 Million on Patch - Posted August 15, 2011
According to an analyst, AOL is spending a lot of money - about $160 million - to keep its local news network Patch, afloat. That breaks down to about $150,000 per site annually. And that is way too much money for a group of sites that seem to be spinning their... [FishbowlNY]

Former Engadget EIC to Pen Column for The Washington Post - Posted August 10, 2011
Joshua Topolsky, the former Editor-in-Chief at AOL's Engadget and founding Editor-in-Chief of The Verge, is going to have a weekly column in The Washington Post. The column, which will cover technology culture and reviews, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former Engadget EIC to Pen Column for The Washington Post - Posted August 10, 2011
Joshua Topolsky, the former Editor-in-Chief at AOL's Engadget and founding Editor-in-Chief of The Verge, is going to have a weekly column in The Washington Post. The column, which will cover technology culture and reviews, ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Posts $11.8 Million Loss for Q2 - Posted August 9, 2011
AOL posted its Q2 earnings this morning, and it's mostly bad news for the company. Despite a five percent bump in advertising dollars for the quarter, subscription rates - yes, some people STILL pay for AOL - were down 23 percent, and Patch continues to be a money pit for the... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Posts $11.8 Million Loss for Q2 - Posted August 9, 2011
AOL posted its Q2 earnings this morning, and it's mostly bad news for the company. Despite a five percent bump in advertising dollars for the quarter, subscription rates - yes, some people STILL pay for AOL - were down 23 percent, and Patch continues to be a money pit for the... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 29, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hearst to Launch "Cosmo for Guys," July 27 O... [FishbowlLA]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 29, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hearst to Launch "Cosmo for Guys," July 27 O... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 29, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hearst to Launch "Cosmo for Guys," July 27 O... [FishbowlNY]

AOL HD Delivers Content via Internet-Connected TV Platforms - Posted July 28, 2011
Users of Internet-connected video platforms including Boxee, Roku, Yahoo! Connected TV, and Divx can now access HD-quality video from AOL with its launch of the AOL HD app, announced Wednesday. AOL HD launched with three channels that will feature content from AOL Huffington Post Media Group properties: entertainment, technology, and home. Content... [SocialTimes.com]

Three Execs Out at AOL - Posted July 25, 2011
Jeff Levick, AOL's head of sales, Lauren Hurvitz, head of public relations, and Kathy Andreasen, AOL's HR exec, are al... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Three Execs Out at AOL - Posted July 25, 2011
Jeff Levick, AOL's head of sales, Lauren Hurvitz, head of public relations, and Kathy Andreasen, AOL's HR exec, are al... [FishbowlNY]

Pepsi Using Foursquare on Worldwide Social Media Campaign - Posted July 13, 2011
Pepsi is using a Foursquare badge on a worldwide campaign as a very important part of the company's "Summer Time is Pepsi Time" social media and TV campaign. According to Marketing Daily, the Foursqu... [SocialTimes.com]

AOL Launches New Trade Site: AOL Government - Posted July 13, 2011
AOL has launched a new trade website, AOL Government. According to Jay Kirsch, Vice President and General Manager of AOL Industry, the site will be... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Launches New Trade Site: AOL Government - Posted July 13, 2011
AOL has launched a new trade website, AOL Government. According to Jay Kirsch, Vice President and General Manager of AOL Industry, the site will be... [FishbowlNY]

Patch Editor: Sites Shifting Toward National View - Posted July 7, 2011
According to a Patch editor, the model of "all local, all the time," might not be working for the hyperlocal news network. The editor told Streetfight that in 3Q, The Huffington Post model of writing about whatever gets the most clicks (even if it's not local) is going to take hold: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Patch Editor: Sites Shifting Toward National View - Posted July 7, 2011
According to a Patch editor, the model of "all local, all the time," might not be working for the hyperlocal news network. The editor told Streetfight that in 3Q, The Huffington Post model of writing about whatever gets the most clicks (even if it's not local) is going to take hold: ... [FishbowlNY]

How Alec Baldwin Got an Overworked AOL Blogger Fired - Posted June 22, 2011
Admittedly, we are a couple of days late to this story, but we still find it moving enough to share. Last week, a writer for The Faster Times, Oliver Miller, wrote a much-read article ca... [morningmedianewsfeed]

How Alec Baldwin Got an Overworked AOL Blogger Fired - Posted June 22, 2011
Admittedly, we are a couple of days late to this story, but we still find it moving enough to share. Last week, a writer for The Faster Times, Oliver Miller, wrote a much-read article ca... [FishbowlNY]

AOL/Huffington Post Considering Paid Content - Posted June 21, 2011
If you block it, will they come? That's a question Tim Armstong, the CEO of AOL, might be facing pretty soon. He t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL/Huffington Post Considering Paid Content - Posted June 21, 2011
If you block it, will they come? That's a question Tim Armstong, the CEO of AOL, might be facing pretty soon. He t... [FishbowlNY]

AOL and AmEx Team Up for Hyperlocal Deals - Posted June 13, 2011
Readers of AOL's hyperlocal Patch network of sites will gain access to hyperlocal deals and the ability to complete transactions with local merchants as the result of an agreement between AOL and ... [SocialTimes.com]

Top Six Reasons Why Arianna Huffington Will Be AOL's Undoing - Posted June 7, 2011
Jeff Bercovici at Forbes wrote a significant takedown of ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Top Six Reasons Why Arianna Huffington Will Be AOL's Undoing - Posted June 7, 2011
Jeff Bercovici at Forbes wrote a significant takedown of ... [FishbowlNY]

Revolving Door: Leadership Changes at the 'NY Times,' and More - Posted June 2, 2011
[caption id="attachment_21919" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Left to right: Baquet, Abramson, Keller. Photo: Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times"][/caption] Jill Abramson has been named the executive editor of ... [PRNewser]

Traffic to Aol's Patch Has Doubled - Posted May 27, 2011
Here's some good news to start the weekend with: Aol's Patch sites have doubled their traffic this year. Forbes ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Traffic to Aol's Patch Has Doubled - Posted May 27, 2011
Here's some good news to start the weekend with: Aol's Patch sites have doubled their traffic this year. Forbes ... [FishbowlNY]

Social Sharing Buttons: Too Much Or Not Enough? - Posted May 26, 2011
News can break at a moment's notice, and whether you have the exclusive scoop or not, chances are that readers coming to your website to read the story will want to share it with their friends and family. Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and other social networking services can help give your story... [10,000 Words]

Heidi Klum: AOL Contributor - Posted May 24, 2011
Because Heidi Klum is super famous, has nice hair, and doesn't have enough money, AOL is paying her almost $1 million to contribute content to the site. Ad Age ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Heidi Klum: AOL Contributor - Posted May 24, 2011
Because Heidi Klum is super famous, has nice hair, and doesn't have enough money, AOL is paying her almost $1 million to contribute content to the site. Ad Age ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Launches Healthy Living & Industry Social Communities - Posted May 16, 2011
AOL is in full online-community-launching mode, announcing the debut of AOL Healthy Living, a consumer-targeted online destination focused on wellness and community engagement around mind and body health, and trade media-targeted AOL Industry, which will cover the energy, government, and defense sectors. AOL H... [SocialTimes.com]

What is the Right Editor-to-Contributor Ratio? - Posted May 11, 2011
When AOL's Patch announced it was, uh, acquiring (not hiring, as they will be unpaid) 8,000 new bloggers, Venture Beat editor ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

What is the Right Editor-to-Contributor Ratio? - Posted May 11, 2011
When AOL's Patch announced it was, uh, acquiring (not hiring, as they will be unpaid) 8,000 new bloggers, Venture Beat editor ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Lost $40 Million on Patch During First Quarter - Posted May 5, 2011
According to Forbes, AOL lost $40 million on its local news network Patch during the first quarter. And despite adding a bunch of unpaid bloggers... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Lost $40 Million on Patch During First Quarter - Posted May 5, 2011
According to Forbes, AOL lost $40 million on its local news network Patch during the first quarter. And despite adding a bunch of unpaid bloggers... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Display Ads Up for First Time Since 2007 - Posted May 4, 2011
AOL's ad business actually grew in the last quarter, reports Peter Kafka, and it's about time for AOL's CEO Tim Armst... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Display Ads Up for First Time Since 2007 - Posted May 4, 2011
AOL's ad business actually grew in the last quarter, reports Peter Kafka, and it's about time for AOL's CEO Tim Armst... [FishbowlNY]

Aol News Will No Longer Be Producing Any Original Content - Posted April 29, 2011
There has been much condensing and slashing since the Aol Huffington Post merger, and now Mediaite reports that Aol News is officially folding into Huffington Post, and will no... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Aol News Will No Longer Be Producing Any Original Content - Posted April 29, 2011
There has been much condensing and slashing since the Aol Huffington Post merger, and now Mediaite reports that Aol News is officially folding into Huffington Post, and will no... [FishbowlNY]

Five Things AOL's Patch Is Doing Right - Posted April 29, 2011
Patch has gotten somewhat of a bad reputation in journalism circles -- remember when USC journalism professor Robert Hernandez asked Tim Armstrong if Patch is "evil" at 2010's Online News Association conference? For those of you who have been living under a rock, Pa... [10,000 Words]

AOL Takes On Movie Sentiment (And Justin Bieber Too?) - Posted April 22, 2011
We reported a couple of months back about how AOL's purchase of the Huffington Post delivered some more semantic technology to its doorstep. But that's not the only semantically-related project underway there: Amit Moran, R&D Ma... [semanticweb.com]

The Huffington Post: Liberal Leanings Will Continue - Posted April 20, 2011
Everyone knows that The Huffiington Post is a website that leans pretty far to the left. For some reason, Arianna Huffington has tried to say that's not true, especially since AOL purchased the site. But ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Huffington Post: Liberal Leanings Will Continue - Posted April 20, 2011
Everyone knows that The Huffiington Post is a website that leans pretty far to the left. For some reason, Arianna Huffington has tried to say that's not true, especially since AOL purchased the site. But ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL's Patch to Hire as Many as 800 New Journalists - Posted April 13, 2011
AOL's Patch websites are looking to hire as many as 800 full-time employees at the local-news operations across the country, Bloomberg reports. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL's Patch to Hire as Many as 800 New Journalists - Posted April 13, 2011
AOL's Patch websites are looking to hire as many as 800 full-time employees at the local-news operations across the country, Bloomberg reports. ... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted April 8, 2011
Here's a look what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hot 97 DJ Mister Cee Arrested for Public Lewdness, April 6 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted April 8, 2011
Here's a look what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hot 97 DJ Mister Cee Arrested for Public Lewdness, April 6 ... [FishbowlNY]

Eight Defectors From AOL's Engadget Start New Tech Site - Posted April 4, 2011
Eight defectors from AOL's tech site Engadget are starting a new tech site with their former boss, Jim Bankoff, who now runs a federation of sports sites called ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Eight Defectors From AOL's Engadget Start New Tech Site - Posted April 4, 2011
Eight defectors from AOL's tech site Engadget are starting a new tech site with their former boss, Jim Bankoff, who now runs a federation of sports sites called ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Fires Freelancers, Invites Them to Contribute for Free - Posted April 4, 2011
Business Insider is reporting that AOL has just fired all of its business and finance freelance writers. Business Insider received an email from someone claiming to be a freelancer for AOL, who writes of the chaos in the weeks since the Huffington Post-AOL merger: The entire transition process ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Fires Freelancers, Invites Them to Contribute for Free - Posted April 4, 2011
Business Insider is reporting that AOL has just fired all of its business and finance freelance writers. Business Insider received an email from someone claiming to be a freelancer for AOL, who writes of the chaos in the weeks since the Huffington Post-AOL merger: The entire transition process ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Huffington Post Wants To Hire Professional Journalists, Not Bloggers - Posted March 23, 2011
Post-merger, AOL and Huffington Post have wasted no time slashing brands and jobs. But once the great clean-up is over, who are they looking to hire for their newer, bigger, and (hopefully) better joint brand? Tech... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Huffington Post Wants To Hire Professional Journalists, Not Bloggers - Posted March 23, 2011
Post-merger, AOL and Huffington Post have wasted no time slashing brands and jobs. But once the great clean-up is over, who are they looking to hire for their newer, bigger, and (hopefully) better joint brand? Tech... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Shutting Down 30 Blogs - Posted March 22, 2011
Time to update your media list again. The changes resulting from the AOL/Huffington Post merger continue. AOL is shutting down 30 blogs, moving them over to other existin... [AgencySpy]

AOL Is Folding 30 of Its Brands After Huffington Post Merger - Posted March 22, 2011
It's time to take stock of what is left standing at AOL after the massive cleaning taking place in light of the merger with Huffington Post. Pre-merger, if you compared AOL and Huffington Post section by section, there was a considerable amount of overlap between the two sites. Post-merger, it's up to... [FishbowlLA]

Huffington Post Media Group Adds Six More to Editorial Staff - Posted March 22, 2011
Huffington Post Media Group continues to expan... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Revolving Door: 'Town & Country,' Huffington Post, MarieClaire.com - Posted March 17, 2011
Here are this week's media highlights from Mediabistro's Revolving Door Newsletter: Stellene Volandes... [PRNewser]

Publicist Request Leads to AOL Drama - Posted March 16, 2011
TechCrunch's Alexia Tsotsis wrote a post about a Facebook game tied to Jake Gyllenhaal's new flick The Source Code. ... [AgencySpy]

Twitter's Biz Stone To Lead AOL Cause Program - Posted March 14, 2011
Twitter co-founder Biz Stone announced on his blog today that he will be serving as AOL's Social Impact Advisor. Also announced today, the "30-Day Service Challenge," a philanthropic... [PRNewser]

Twitter's Biz Stone To Lead AOL Cause Program - Posted March 14, 2011
Twitter co-founder Biz Stone announced on his blog today that he will be serving as AOL's Social Impact Advisor. Also announced today, the "30-Day Service Challenge," a philanthropic... [AgencySpy]

Biz Stone Given Stock to be Adviser to AOL's Huffington Post - Posted March 14, 2011
Twitter co-founder Biz Stone will be working with AOL and its recently acquired Huffington Post in the coming months as a "strategic adviser for social impact". He will get some AOL stocks as part of the deal, and wil... [AllTwitter]

The State of the News Media 2011: AOL News Before The Huffington Post - Posted March 14, 2011
The State of the News Media 2011, an annual report from the ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

After Downsizing, Huffington Post Media Group Staffs Up - Posted March 14, 2011
Just two business days after it was out with the old at AOL and Huffington Post Media Group, it was in with the new, as the division created by the ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Huffington Post Media Group Picks First Six New Hires - Posted March 7, 2011
The Huffington Post Media Group announced its first six hires since the merger of The Huffington Post and Aol: Michael Calderone (as ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Outside.in's Josephson 'Thrilled' to Join AOL; Patch Produces a Piece of Content Every 15 Seconds - Posted March 4, 2011
Fresh off the news this morning that AOL had acquired hyperlocal aggregator Outside.in for $10 million, representatives from both companies appeared this morning on a panel at Borrell Associates' Local Online Advertising Conference at the ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Outside.in's Josephson 'Thrilled' to Join AOL; Patch Produces a Piece of Content Every 15 Seconds - Posted March 4, 2011
Fresh off the news this morning that AOL had acquired hyperlocal aggregator Outside.in for $10 million, representatives from both companies appeared this morning on a panel at Borrell Associates' Local Online Advertising Conference at the ... [FishbowlNY]

Debut Time for Aol News Real-Time - Posted March 2, 2011
Aol News is looking to enforce the concept that news is real-time with its launch of Aol News Real-Time, which adds real-time badges to its 100 most active articles, as well as highlighting the top six stories being read at that moment, complete with reading counts. The goal, according to Aol News,... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

R.I.P. FanHouse: 2006-2011 - Posted February 28, 2011
Happy trails, FanHouse. Best of luck to the talented writers that were let go as a result of the Sporting News merger.... [SportsNewser]

Aol: Arianna Huffington's Entrance Leads to David Eun's Exit - Posted February 24, 2011
The acquisition of ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Journal Register Takes Aim at Patch, HuffPost - Posted February 23, 2011
Journal Register CEO John Paton is aiming high, telling Beet.TV that his 324 or so publications, which serve more than 900 comm... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Aol Touts Success of New Video Series PopEater with Naughty But Nice Rob, Urlesque - Posted February 23, 2011
PopEater with Naughty But Nice Rob, a video series launched by Aol's ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

AOL's Purchase of HuffPo Leaves Many Confused - Posted February 18, 2011
In the wake of AOL's purchase of the Huffington Post, bystanders have reacted with confusion. Stephen Colbert, for example, ... [semanticweb.com]

Arianna Huffington to Appear on ABC News' This Week with Christiane Amanpour - Posted February 11, 2011
Arianna Huffington will be part of a roundtable discussion on Sunday's installment of ABC News' ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Kapost Launches Salesforce for Editors - Posted February 9, 2011
If spreadsheets and long e-m... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Super Sunday Stunner: Aol to Acquire The Huffington Post - Posted February 7, 2011
A news announcement at midnight on Super Bowl Sunday had better be something big if it expects to attract any kind of attention, and in the media world, this one was huge (and shocking): Aol announced that it will acquire The Huffington Post, and that HuffPost co-founder and editor-in-chief ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Aol Inks Content Pacts with The Sporting News, Everyday Health, Move.com - Posted January 13, 2011
Content is king again at Aol: Just days after ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Sporting News, AOL Enter New Content Agreement - Posted January 13, 2011
Starting on Mar. 1, the Sporting News and AOL will enter a new content agreement, "delivering a "best-of-breed" sports destination with compelling multi-media content and unsurpassed user experience, and the premi... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

FoxNews.com Executive Editor Stephen Bromberg to Oversee AOL.com Homepage - Posted January 10, 2011
FoxNews.com executive editor Stephen Bromberg joined ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Top Startup Trends of 2010 - Posted December 28, 2010
... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Yahoo! CEO Carol Bartz Reminisces During Captains of Industry Talk at 92nd Street Y - Posted December 20, 2010
The Captains of Industry lecture series at the 92nd Street Y welcomed Yahoo! CEO Carol Bartz and ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Tools Round Up: Ketchum, Vocus, Gleanster, and more - Posted December 16, 2010
[caption id="attachment_11260" align="alignnone" width="286" caption="Image from Pictela"][/caption] Ketchum has launched the Well-Connected Checkup, a research tool that identifies a brand's health an... [PRNewser]

Patch Launches 500th Site - Posted December 8, 2010
Last year, when America Online officially changed its name to Aol, it seemed like it might be scraping to gain some sort of relevance aside from vague references to the second best movie that starred both Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks (the first is obviously Joe Ve... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Patch Launches 500th Site - Posted December 8, 2010
Last year, when America Online officially changed its name to Aol, it seemed like it might be scraping to gain some sort of relevance aside from vague references to the second best movie that starred both Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks (the first is obviously Joe Ve... [FishbowlNY]

Patch Topples Paywall in Sonoma, Calif. - Posted December 8, 2010
The launch of Sonoma Patch, a hyperlocal news site covering Sonoma, Calif., which is part of Aol's Patch initiative, cru... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Aol Advertising Taps Parade's Debbie Menin to Head Entertainment Marketing - Posted December 1, 2010
Debbie Menin paraded over to Aol Advertising, as the former vice president of branded entertainment at Parade and ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Stephanie Dolgins Out as Aol SVP/GM of Women's and Lifestyle Programming - Posted November 29, 2010
Aol senior vice president and general manager of women's and lifestyle programming Stephanie Dolgins is leaving the company, ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Aol to Restructure Media Brands, But Not Reduce Headcount - Posted November 11, 2010
Aol is restructuring its media brands, but layoffs are not involved and headcount is expected to be unchanged, Silicon Alley... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Patch Editor-in-Chief Brian Farnham on Perceived Lack of Oversight, Plagiarism Issues - Posted November 10, 2010
Brian Farnham, editor-in-chief of Patch, Aol's network of hyperlocal news sites, spoke with ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Aol to Add a Half-Dozen Scripted Web Series from Michael Eisner's Vuguru - Posted November 10, 2010
Aol will look to boost its original video offerings by adding at least six scripted Web series from Vuguru, the digital studio started by former Disney CEO ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Matthew Knell of CafeMom Joining Aol as Social Media Director - Posted November 4, 2010
Aol will have a new social media director starting Nov. 15: Matthew Knell, who had been director of emerging and social media strategy at online community CafeMom. Knell broke the news... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

This Just In: Aol News Seeks New Editor-In-Chief - Posted November 1, 2010
... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Aol Homepage Being Revamped One More Time - Posted October 29, 2010
Aol will introduce yet another redesign of its homepage next week, The Wall Street Journal... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Former ABCNews.com VP Jonathan Dube Joins Aol - Posted October 28, 2010
Former ABCNews.com vice president Jonathan Dube joined Aol as senior VP and general manager of Aol... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Mel Taylor: Aol's Patch Geared Toward Advertisers, Not Readers - Posted October 26, 2010
Mel Taylor, a strategist focused on online revenue for hyperlocal media, shared his theory about Aol's Patch ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

You've Got Mail: AOL Seeks Senior Director of Corporate Communications - Posted October 15, 2010
AO... [PRNewser]

Patching Things Up at Aol's Patch - Posted October 12, 2010
Aol's Patch hyperlocal news initiative has seen rapid growth, but that expansion has also brought several ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Jay Mariotti Pleads No Contest To Domestic Violence Charge - Posted September 30, 2010
Jay Mariotti pleaded ... [SportsNewser]

Diller Likes AOL While National Journal's Latest Hire Talks Decline, Plus Other News of the Day - Posted September 29, 2010
- Well the Wall Street Journal is sure enjoying a recent jump in its advertising revenue, and it wants to make it clear that the New York Times isn't matching it. According to a company memo ... [MediaJobsDaily]

Former AOL Media President Bill Wilson Joins Townsquare Media - Posted September 29, 2010
Townsquare Media, which owns and operates digital properties and radio stations in local markets, tapped former AOL Media president Bill Wilson for the newly created posit... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

More Reaction to AOL's Purchase of TechCrunch - Posted September 29, 2010
Reaction continues to pour in on AOL's deal to acquire TechCrunch, including more insight from TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington, who spoke with CNN's ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

TechCrunch Founder Michael Arrington on Why He Sold Out to AOL - Posted September 28, 2010
TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington offered his take on ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

AOL's New Rochelle Patch Denies Plagiarism Accusation - Posted September 28, 2010
While this item may pale in comparison to the "other" AOL news of the day, it still merits watching: AOL's ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

New Rochelle Patch Responds to Charges of Plagiarism, Bias - Posted September 28, 2010
Update: [A day after Patch responded to plagiarism, denying the claim that the local editor lifted a photo, Patch admitted that their statement below was based on false information. The company has since acknowledged that local editor Allison Esposito lifted the photo then lied about it to her editors. Here's the... [MediaJobsDaily]

AOL Announces TechCrunch Acquisition, on TechCrunch - Posted September 28, 2010
After days of speculation, AOL's acquisition of Michael Arrington's TechCrunch ... [PRNewser]

Done Deal: AOL Acquires TechCrunch - Posted September 28, 2010
The rumors have now been officially confirmed by AOL chairman and CEO Tim Armstrong: AOL is the proud new... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Jason Calacanis Tears Into TechCrunch Founder Michael Arrington in Several Tweets - Posted September 28, 2010
There has yet to be any kind of official announcement on the rumored acquisition of ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

AOL buys 5min Media for rumored $65M - VatorNews - Posted September 28, 2010
VatorNew... [semanticweb.com]

AOL Reportedly in Talks to Purchase TechCrunch - Posted September 28, 2010
AOL might be looking to add another huge blog to its new list of sites. GigaOm reports that the media company is close to purchasing TechCrunch, the famed technology blog started by Michael Arrington in 2005. According to the report, the announcement could come very soon. ... [MediaJobsDaily]

AOL Near Deal to Buy TechCrunch? - Posted September 27, 2010
AOL is nearing a deal to acquire online blogging network TechCrunch, with an announcement possible at the latter's Disrupt SF conference in San Francisco, which began Monday an... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Hearst Sees a Future in the Tablet While Patch Struggles in New Rochelle, Plus Other News of the Day - Posted September 27, 2010
- Fresh off the announcement that Women's Wear Daily will bring on New York Observer reporter John Koblin to cover media, Fairchild editorial director Peter Kaplan spoke with ... [MediaJobsDaily]

A Glut of Media Reporter Resignations - Posted September 27, 2010
Ever want the opportunity to follow in a star's footsteps? Well you might well soon get the chance as two large organizations lost media reporting studs (does that exist) today. Both AOL and New York Observer learned that their star repor... [MediaJobsDaily]

AOL's Patch Local-Content Initiative Teams Up with 13 Colleges to Form PatchU - Posted September 21, 2010
AOL is taking its Patch local-content initiative back to school with its announcement of the launch of PatchU, a network of partnerships between local... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Chris Grosso Joins AOL as General Manager of the Homepage - Posted September 13, 2010
AOL named former NBC Universal senior vice president of emerging digital businesses Chris Grosso to the newly created post of general manager o... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Conde's New Name|National Enquirer|Paid Subs Rise For Women's Mags|Lower Sub Prices Were A Bad Idea|AOL's New Content Chief - Posted February 5, 2010
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Conde's New Name|National Enquirer|Paid Subs Rise For Women's Mags|Lower Sub Prices Were A Bad Idea|AOL's New Content Chief - Posted February 5, 2010
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [FishbowlNY]

New AOL Hire To Lead New York Technology Center - Posted January 25, 2010
AOL made a pair of big announcements today -- including a new acquisition and a new hire -- and revealed that it's searching for a new chief technology officer. First, the new stand-alone online company ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New AOL Hire To Lead New York Technology Center - Posted January 25, 2010
AOL made a pair of big announcements today -- including a new acquisition and a new hire -- and revealed that it's searching for a new chief technology officer. First, the new stand-alone online company ... [FishbowlNY]

Bay Area News Project Appoints Leadership|Apple Tablet|Comcast-NBCU Hearings|InTouch Editor Frontrunners|The Missing 'Tonight Show' Sketch - Posted January 21, 2010
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Bay Area News Project Appoints Leadership|Apple Tablet|Comcast-NBCU Hearings|InTouch Editor Frontrunners|The Missing 'Tonight Show' Sketch - Posted January 21, 2010
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [FishbowlNY]

Variety For Sale|AOL Hires Gourmet Editors|BusinessWeek Pulls Twitter Article|Ruth Reichl - Posted January 13, 2010
... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Variety For Sale|AOL Hires Gourmet Editors|BusinessWeek Pulls Twitter Article|Ruth Reichl - Posted January 13, 2010
... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlNY Editor On AOL, Leno and Conan On The Menu - Posted January 12, 2010
On today's mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu, FishbowlNY editor Amanda Ernst got the ball rolling on this Tuesday with a discussion on this week's ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

FishbowlNY Editor On AOL, Leno and Conan On The Menu - Posted January 12, 2010
On today's mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu, FishbowlNY editor Amanda Ernst got the ball rolling on this Tuesday with a discussion on this week's ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL-Time Warner Merger Retrospective|Newsmax|Demand Media Manifesto|British Journo Hamer Killer In Afghanistan|Fashionista.com Gets New Editor|Boston Globe Union Prez Update - Posted January 11, 2010
... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL-Time Warner Merger Retrospective|Newsmax|Demand Media Manifesto|British Journo Hamer Killer In Afghanistan|Fashionista.com Gets New Editor|Boston Globe Union Prez Update - Posted January 11, 2010
... [FishbowlNY]

Michael Sherrod Joins The Texas Tribune As Publisher - Posted January 11, 2010
Recently launched non-profit investigative news organization The Texas Tribune has brought on former AOL exec and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Michael Sherrod Joins The Texas Tribune As Publisher - Posted January 11, 2010
Recently launched non-profit investigative news organization The Texas Tribune has brought on former AOL exec and ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Starts Layoffs, Up To 1,200 To Lose Jobs - Posted January 11, 2010
We knew this would be coming. After promising to trim its staff by one-third late last year, today AOL Inc. started its layoffs. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Starts Layoffs, Up To 1,200 To Lose Jobs - Posted January 11, 2010
We knew this would be coming. After promising to trim its staff by one-third late last year, today AOL Inc. started its layoffs. ... [FishbowlNY]

HuffPo Creates Four New Senior Sales Positions - Posted January 5, 2010
It looks like The Huffington Post is serious about making money in 2010. Today, the online publication announced the creation of four new senior positions on its sales team, expanding the group that sells ads on the site and turns a profit for it. The new hires i... [morningmedianewsfeed]

HuffPo Creates Four New Senior Sales Positions - Posted January 5, 2010
It looks like The Huffington Post is serious about making money in 2010. Today, the online publication announced the creation of four new senior positions on its sales team, expanding the group that sells ads on the site and turns a profit for it. The new hires i... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlNY's 2009 Lists: New York Media's Biggest Business Decisions - Posted December 22, 2009
New York is home to some of the biggest media companies in the country, like Conde Nast, The New York Times Co., ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

FishbowlNY's 2009 Lists: New York Media's Biggest Business Decisions - Posted December 22, 2009
New York is home to some of the biggest media companies in the country, like Conde Nast, The New York Times Co., ... [FishbowlNY]

WSJ.com Debuts In Japan|AOL Buyout Numbers|Observer Loses Reporter To TBI|Colbert On The Cover Of SI|The Weirdest Headlines Of 2009 - Posted December 15, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WSJ.com Debuts In Japan|AOL Buyout Numbers|Observer Loses Reporter To TBI|Colbert On The Cover Of SI|The Weirdest Headlines Of 2009 - Posted December 15, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c... [FishbowlNY]

Saul Hansell Leaves New York Times For AOL - Posted December 8, 2009
Today is just the day for former print people to move on over to the other (digital) side: first was MaryAnn Bekkedahl from Rodale Inc., and now ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Saul Hansell Leaves New York Times For AOL - Posted December 8, 2009
Today is just the day for former print people to move on over to the other (digital) side: first was MaryAnn Bekkedahl from Rodale Inc., and now ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL To New Reporters: 'We're Not Gawker, So Be Friendly and Authoritative' - Posted December 1, 2009
AOL is in the midst of a massive re-branding and re-organization that will position the company as a media company as opposed to internet service provider. They are one of the few companies hiring new reporters and editors. Want... [PRNewser]

AOL Creates Content, Jobs, But At What Cost? - Posted November 30, 2009
While some people might still equate AOL with that ridiculously antiquated CD-Rom that came in the mail, hideous dial-up noises and the phrase "You've Got Mail!" from their childhood, the media company has been working to reinvent itself in the last several years as a major producer of... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Creates Content, Jobs, But At What Cost? - Posted November 30, 2009
While some people might still equate AOL with that ridiculously antiquated CD-Rom that came in the mail, hideous dial-up noises and the phrase "You've Got Mail!" from their childhood, the media company has been working to reinvent itself in the last several years as a major producer of... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Still Hiring Journos As It Cuts Staff - Posted November 20, 2009
Yesterday AOL revealed that it was looking to cut one-third of its staff as it heads towards its spin off from parent company ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Still Hiring Journos As It Cuts Staff - Posted November 20, 2009
Yesterday AOL revealed that it was looking to cut one-third of its staff as it heads towards its spin off from parent company ... [FishbowlNY]

AOL Looks To Trim One Third Of Staff - Posted November 19, 2009
It looks like last week's layoffs were only the tip of ice berg for AOL. As predicted, the company said today that it was looking to ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AOL Looks To Trim One Third Of Staff - Posted November 19, 2009
It looks like last week's layoffs were only the tip of ice berg for AOL. As predicted, the company said today that it was looking to ... [FishbowlNY]

100 Expected To Be Let Go From AOL Today - Posted November 10, 2009
AOL is expected to cut 100 jobs today, according to various reports. The move comes o... [morningmedianewsfeed]

100 Expected To Be Let Go From AOL Today - Posted November 10, 2009
AOL is expected to cut 100 jobs today, according to various reports. The move comes o... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner Earnings: Growth From Networks Can't Offset Publishing Declines - Posted November 4, 2009
As we wait to hear about layoffs coming out of Time Inc. today, we got a chance to look at the magazine publisher's... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Warner Earnings: Growth From Networks Can't Offset Publishing Declines - Posted November 4, 2009
As we wait to hear about layoffs coming out of Time Inc. today, we got a chance to look at the magazine publisher's... [FishbowlNY]

Media Moguls Make Their Mark On Fortune's "40 Under 40" List - Posted October 23, 2009
Fortune magazine has revealed its "40 Under 40" list -- a compilation of the youngest and the brightest minds in the business world. And we were pleased to see a number of media executives making... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Media Moguls Make Their Mark On Fortune's "40 Under 40" List - Posted October 23, 2009
Fortune magazine has revealed its "40 Under 40" list -- a compilation of the youngest and the brightest minds in the business world. And we were pleased to see a number of media executives making... [FishbowlNY]

Gawker, The Business Insider Join Forces - Posted October 22, 2009
This morning we noticed something strange: a Gawker post written by someone named The Business Insider. Some digging revealed the exa... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Gawker, The Business Insider Join Forces - Posted October 22, 2009
This morning we noticed something strange: a Gawker post written by someone named The Business Insider. Some digging revealed the exa... [FishbowlNY]

Mrs. Butterworth|AOL's $4.2B Value|Andrew Ross Sorkin|Keller: Decision On Paid Content For NYT Will Come To "Gut Call" - Posted September 30, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mrs. Butterworth|AOL's $4.2B Value|Andrew Ross Sorkin|Keller: Decision On Paid Content For NYT Will Come To "Gut Call" - Posted September 30, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner May Sell Off Magazines Eventually, Or Not - Posted September 28, 2009
Time Warner is completing its spin-off of AOL later this year, a deal that has led many ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Warner May Sell Off Magazines Eventually, Or Not - Posted September 28, 2009
Time Warner is completing its spin-off of AOL later this year, a deal that has led many ... [FishbowlNY]

Caroline Campbell To Join AOL as VP of Corporate Communications - Posted September 24, 2009
PRNewser has learned that Caroline Campbell will join AOL as VP of Corporate Communications. Campbell previously was a VP at Porter Novelli. Prior to Porter Novelli, Campbell served as Senior Manager, Global Communications & Public Affairs at Google. A... [PRNewser]

HuffPost Appoints New President And CRO - Posted September 16, 2009
Just a few months after naming Eric Hippeau CEO, The Huffington Post today announced a new executive appointment. Greg Coleman... [morningmedianewsfeed]

HuffPost Appoints New President And CRO - Posted September 16, 2009
Just a few months after naming Eric Hippeau CEO, The Huffington Post today announced a new executive appointment. Greg Coleman... [FishbowlNY]

Hearst Appoints New VP In Digital Media Group - Posted September 9, 2009
Hearst Magazines announced a new member of the Digital Media group this morning. Mark Weinberg of Travelzoo.com will be joining Hearst as VP of programming and product strategy for the media giant's online division. According to the press release, We... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Hearst Appoints New VP In Digital Media Group - Posted September 9, 2009
Hearst Magazines announced a new member of the Digital Media group this morning. Mark Weinberg of Travelzoo.com will be joining Hearst as VP of programming and product strategy for the media giant's online division. According to the press release, We... [FishbowlNY]

On The Menu: A Former Fishbowl-er Takes On J-School - Posted August 13, 2009
... [morningmedianewsfeed]

On The Menu: A Former Fishbowl-er Takes On J-School - Posted August 13, 2009
... [FishbowlNY]

Olbermann Names Stelter, O'Reilly & Murdoch The Worst|Andersen Blogs At Time.com|The Cheapest & Most Expensive Mags|Time Warner Gets Ready To Dump AOL|Cronkite Myths: Debunked - Posted August 4, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Econ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Olbermann Names Stelter, O'Reilly & Murdoch The Worst|Andersen Blogs At Time.com|The Cheapest & Most Expensive Mags|Time Warner Gets Ready To Dump AOL|Cronkite Myths: Debunked - Posted August 4, 2009
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Econ... [FishbowlNY]

Sales Team Moves At Bonnier, MSLO - Posted July 29, 2009
There's news of two moves among sales teams at magazine publishers Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and Bonnier Corp. MediaDailyNews ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Sales Team Moves At Bonnier, MSLO - Posted July 29, 2009
There's news of two moves among sales teams at magazine publishers Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and Bonnier Corp. MediaDailyNews ... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner, MSLO Release Earnings Numbers - Posted July 29, 2009
Two big public media companies, Time Warner Inc. and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia released their second quarter earnings numbers today, with both reporting revenue de... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Warner, MSLO Release Earnings Numbers - Posted July 29, 2009
Two big public media companies, Time Warner Inc. and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia released their second quarter earnings numbers today, with both reporting revenue de... [FishbowlNY]

Blip.tv Announces New Partnerships With NBC, YouTube, Vimeo - Posted July 28, 2009
This morning we got to check out blip.tv's Soho office as the Web video start-up announced that it was expanding its distribution network thanks to new partnerships with YouTube, Vimeo, NBC Local Media New York and Ro... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Blip.tv Announces New Partnerships With NBC, YouTube, Vimeo - Posted July 28, 2009
This morning we got to check out blip.tv's Soho office as the Web video start-up announced that it was expanding its distribution network thanks to new partnerships with YouTube, Vimeo, NBC Local Media New York and Ro... [FishbowlNY]

Another Journalist Loses Paying Gig - Posted July 16, 2009
Last week, after working for fashion and nightlife Web site Shecky's for several months as interim senior editor, PJ Gach lost her steady gig. Shecky's brought the longtime freelancer and style maven on board ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Another Journalist Loses Paying Gig - Posted July 16, 2009
Last week, after working for fashion and nightlife Web site Shecky's for several months as interim senior editor, PJ Gach lost her steady gig. Shecky's brought the longtime freelancer and style maven on board ... [FishbowlNY]

Economist Group Picks Up CQ|Swine Flu Hits AOL|Vogue Loses Met Gala Planner|Reader's Digest Moves To The Right|Rival Magazines Set To Debut In FBNY Editor's Hometown - Posted June 19, 2009
FishbowlDC: Congressional Quarterly ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Economist Group Picks Up CQ|Swine Flu Hits AOL|Vogue Loses Met Gala Planner|Reader's Digest Moves To The Right|Rival Magazines Set To Debut In FBNY Editor's Hometown - Posted June 19, 2009
FishbowlDC: Congressional Quarterly ... [FishbowlNY]

An Outsourced Newsweekly|ESPN Lays Off 100|Newspaper Editors Secretly Meet|Women's Mags Question Retouching Cover Models|Time Warner Dumps AOL - Posted May 28, 2009
FishbowlLA: Alternative newsweekly ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

An Outsourced Newsweekly|ESPN Lays Off 100|Newspaper Editors Secretly Meet|Women's Mags Question Retouching Cover Models|Time Warner Dumps AOL - Posted May 28, 2009
FishbowlLA: Alternative newsweekly ... [FishbowlNY]

The Bloodcopy Blog Controversy|New Yorker's Unique Cover|Shuttered East West To Relaunch|AOL's Shields Departs|Newspaper Association's Montly Mag Goes Digital - Posted May 26, 2009
AgencySpy: The Bloodcopy blog controversy that arose this weekend ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Bloodcopy Blog Controversy|New Yorker's Unique Cover|Shuttered East West To Relaunch|AOL's Shields Departs|Newspaper Association's Montly Mag Goes Digital - Posted May 26, 2009
AgencySpy: The Bloodcopy blog controversy that arose this weekend ... [FishbowlNY]

Former AOL CEO Finds New Job With News Corp. - Posted March 30, 2009
The former head of AOL, Jon Miller, is joining News Corp in the new role of CEO, Digital Media ... [MediaJobsDaily]

More Changes At AOL - Posted March 26, 2009
Since he was hired two weeks ago at AOL, everyone has been wondering what Tim Armstrong&#151 former head of advertising at ... [MediaJobsDaily]

New York: More than Half Full of E-Mail Addicts - Posted August 7, 2008
In AOL's recent fourth annual e-mail addiction survey, New Yorkers showed up as more addicted to their e-mail than residents of any other city. Although only 55% admitted an addiction, 62% said they check their work e-mail on the weekends. That spells addiction... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted February 7, 2008
The Medium Is The Message: Spin Magazine sees its subscription rates rise after giving away its product for free on MySpace. We have no idea how or why, but we really, really hope the nitwits who run newspapers don't get any ideas. ... [FishbowlLA]

Enterprise 3.0: Semweb Commercialization Options - Posted January 16, 2008
Back when I was an industry analyst (VP, E-Business Strategies at the META Group, since acquired by Gartner), I often had to critique emerging markets.  Unlike venture capitalists, industry analysts are privy to product roadmaps from publicly-traded companies, including the industry giants (Oracle, SAP, Microsoft, IBM).  And unlike i-bankers, they are... [semanticweb.com]

Barry Diller On The Writers' Strike - Posted November 13, 2007
If it's all the same to you guys, we're just going to cut and paste this press release from Fox Business Network, so that we don't have to read Barry Diller's remarks. It's early. We're tired. (And by the way, that's not our typo. Fox apparently thinks there's just one writer... [FishbowlLA]

TMZ Sued Over Simpson Book - Posted June 20, 2007
TMZ got slapped with a lawsuit over the posting of the O.J. Simpson book. An excerpt from If I Did It appeared on the website (lifted straight from Pirate Bay) and the federal bankruptcy trustee filed an emerg... [FishbowlLA]

Is AOL Dumber Than a 5th Grader? Yes! - Posted February 27, 2007
AOL picks FOX's Are You Smarter than a Fifth Grader? as their TV pick of the evening. That's grammar, not grammer. Morons. ... [FishbowlLA]

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