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AOL finally using Millennial Media

Verizon AOL Acquisition

Wondering whatever became of AOL’s big plans to use Baltimore-based Millennial Media’s mobile ad platforms? After all, AOL paid $250 million for the company in 2015 as part of a drive to boost its presence in the mobile ad space. ...

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AOL completes $250 million purchase of Millennial Media

Millennial Media CEO Michael Barrett (photo from Millennial Media website)

AOL completed its $250 million acquisition of Baltimore-based Millennial Media, Baltimore’s one-time tech darling whose mobile ad services proved popular if not always profitable. AOL, which is owned by Verizon, paid $1.75 per share for all outstanding Millennial stock. Shares ...

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Millennial CEO will leave after merger with $2.2M severance

Millennial Media CEO Michael Barrett (photo from Millennial Media website)

Millennial Media CEO Michael Barrett is expected to leave the company after its merger with AOL Inc. is finalized, and he has a golden parachute compensation package lined up totaling $2.2 million. U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filings made public ...

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AOL reported in talks to buy Millennial Media

Millennial Media CEO Michael Barrett (photo from Millennial Media website)

Millennial Media Inc. surged the most in three years after TechCrunch reported that AOL Inc. is in talks with the mobile-advertising company about a possible acquisition. Millennial jumped 28 percent to $1.86 at the close in New York, the biggest ...

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AOL to sell over 800 patents to Microsoft

NEW YORK — AOL says it has agreed to sell 800 of its patents and their related applications to Microsoft and grant it a license for its remaining patents for a total about $1.06 billion in cash. New York-based AOL ...

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