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AOL finally using Millennial Media

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

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 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 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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