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|201:|| AOL Buys Social Networking Site BEBO for $850 Million|
"In an unexpected move, AOL has acquired social-networking site Bebo. The price tag: $850 million in cash."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Mar 13, 2008|
|202:|| AOL CertifiedEmail|
You now have two options for sending email to @aol.com accounts - the AOL Whitelist (using SPF records) and the AOL CertifiedEmail Program (Goodmail Accreditation). The application processing fee for CertifiedEmail is regularly $399, but $199 for applications submitted by July 31, 2006.
|Webmaster General||Apr 7, 2006|
|203:|| AOL Creates "Platform A" and Moves HQ to New York|
"AOL, which is looking to advertising to offset plummeting subscription revenues, also announced plans for a new entity called Platform A, combining technologies and services offered by various units AOL acquired in recent years, including the behavioral-targeting company Tacoda Inc. and mobile-advertising company Third Screen Media."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 17, 2007|
|204:|| AOL Drops Overture for Google in Europe|
"It's a competitive market. Our partnership with Overture has been successful, but now we have chosen to go with Google,"
|Yahoo Search Marketing Pay Per Click Advertising||Oct 20, 2004|
|205:|| AOL Makes Changes In a Bid To Win Back Subscribers|
"AOL on Wednesday is unveiling a new home page as well as a slew of Web sites aimed at women, pop-culture addicts and parents of gamers."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 10, 2008|
|206:|| AOL May Sell or Close Bebo|
"AOL is committed to working quickly to determine if there are any interested parties for Bebo."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Apr 7, 2010|
|207:|| AOL Open Ride Web Browser Debuts|
"Unlike traditional Web browsers in which users perform one task at a time, OpenRide splits the main window into four panes -- for e-mail, instant messaging, video and general Web browsing. It also has a prominent search box up top -- tied to AOL's search engine."
|HTML||Oct 5, 2006|
|208:|| AOL Pulls Out From TradeDoubler Offer|
"AOL has withdrawn its offer to buy TradeDoubler after failing to get enough of the online marketer's shareholders to approve the acquisition."
|Affiliates||Mar 15, 2007|
|209:|| AOL Pulls Plug on Usenet|
"AOL is pulling the plug on servers hosting newsgroups. AOL subscribers will no longer be able to access such groups directly.."
|Webmaster General||Jan 25, 2005|
|210:|| AOL Reportedly Fires Tech Chief After Data 'Screw-Up'|
"AOL has fired its chief technology officer and two other employees following the inadvertent release this month of search records of more than 650,000 of the internet company's members, a move AOL itself called a "screw-up" that has stoked a heated debate about internet privacy."
|Webmaster General||Aug 22, 2006|
|211:|| AOL Search Expands Capabilities||Alternative Search Engines||Feb 25, 2005|
|212:|| AOL Sells ICQ To DST For $187.5 Million|
"Russian investment group Digital Sky Technologies says it has reached an agreement with AOL to buy its instant messaging service ICQ for $187.5 million."
|Foo||Apr 28, 2010|
|213:|| AOL Sells Social Networking Site, Bebo, To Private Investment Firm|
"Criterion Capital Partners, a small private investment firm, announced that it had bought the business, but did not disclose the amount paid."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||June 17, 2010|
|214:|| AOL Staff's DMOZ/ODP Blog: A New Beginning for ODP Communication|
"One of the commitments recently made by AOL to the ODP Editing Community (along with the provision of several additional AOL staff, some hardware upgrades, and various ongoing software changes) was to provide a better way to get more information about the ODP out to the wider public. So today, the ODP Blog has gone live."
|Directories||Sept 25, 2007|
|215:|| AOL Sued by Subscribers Over Search Data Release|
"A lawsuit seeking class action status was filed against AOL on Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 26, 2006|
|216:|| AOL Tests Local Search Engine Features|
"AOL opened up for testing a new local search service, finally adding a component to its search engine..."
|Local Search||Mar 14, 2007|
|217:|| AOL To Launch BidPlace Ad Exchange|
"In an ad exchange, advertisers place bids on pieces of inventory, and the highest bidder wins."
|Affiliates||Sept 23, 2008|
|218:|| AOL Users Could Falsely Click "Spam" On Your Email Newsletter||Webmaster General||Dec 13, 2007|
|219:|| AOL Video Launches|
A plethora of media companies have backed AOL's new online video system. "It's not quite TiVo" says BusinessWeek, but it is all free if you can stand the advertisements.
|Webmaster General||Aug 7, 2006|
|220:|| AOL Wants to Be Free|
"America Online is paying the price for falling behind in the Internet revolution. According to this morning's Wall Street Journal, AOL is considering forgoing billions in subscription revenue by allowing households with their own broadband connections to access the service for free. "
|Webmaster General||July 7, 2006|
|221:|| AOL and Yahoo introduce postage for emails.|
"America Online and Yahoo, two of the world's largest providers of e-mail accounts, are about to start using a controversial system that gives preferential treatment to messages from companies that pay from 1/4 of a cent to a penny each to have them delivered."
|Webmaster General||Feb 6, 2006|
|222:|| AOL hires new CEO - Google's Tim Armstrong|
"AOL snatched up Google Inc. executive Tim Armstrong as its new chief executive Thursday, as the Time Warner Inc. unit seeks to revamp its Internet presence." - MarketWatch
|Alternative Search Engines||Mar 13, 2009|
|223:|| AOL to Acquire Socialthing|
"Socialthing, based in Boulder, Colorado, aggregates friends' photos, text messages and music preferences from different social networks."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Aug 15, 2008|
|224:|| AOL to Buy Advertising Firm Quigo for $300 Million|
"It was just a few months ago that Quigo signed a major advertising deal with Time/AOL."
|Affiliates||Nov 4, 2007|
|225:|| AOL to Possibly Release Tweaked IE|
"...the forthcoming AOL Browser a standalone piece of software and it will not need the America Online client software to be running to be used...AOL Browser is based on Microsoft Corp.'s Internet Explorer and not on AOL's Netscape browser engine.
|HTML||Oct 8, 2004|
|226:|| AOL to buy Redhat|
Washington Post is reporting that AOL is in negotiations to purchase Red Hat.
|Linux, Unix, and *nix like Operating Systems||Jan 23, 2002|
|227:|| AOL to buy Weblogs Inc.|
"America Online Inc. has agreed to buy Weblogs Inc., a network of Internet sites focused on niche topics ranging from food to gadgets, for around $25 million, a source familiar with the deal said Wednesday."
|Webmaster General||Oct 6, 2005|
|228:|| AOL to let others customize its AIM software|
"AOL said on Monday it planned to let software and service developers create their own versions of its AOL Instant Messenger (AIM), which analysts said was a significant move for a company that has traditionally cordoned off its services."
|Webmaster General||Mar 6, 2006|
|229:|| AOL's Big Plan - Open Content to Non-Members|
"AOL has a plan to move many services -- including music, a search engine, video clips and shopping sites -- onto the open Web to attract more visitors and advertisers."
|Affiliates||Apr 5, 2005|
|230:|| AOL's love.com - Automated Wildcard Subdomains|
"AOL is creating a plethora of niche websites through automated methods... It has called this 'leaning into the fragmentation of the Web'." - Reuters
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Apr 28, 2009|
|231:|| AOL, Facebook, Google, Twitter Founding Members of Ads Integrity Alliance|
The alliance led by StopBadware will help the industry fight back together against scammers and bad actors.[br][br]Bad ads reduce trust in the web and in online advertising.
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||June 14, 2012|
|232:|| AOL, Microsoft and Yahoo In New Ad Inventory Cooperation Plan|
The three companies are going to start selling ad inventory on each others' sites, in a plan they hope will make them more competitive with Google.
|Foo||Sept 14, 2011|
|233:|| AOL.com and DMOZ.org Domains Expire|
As unbelievable as it may sound, AOL.com, and DMOZ.org domain names are showing as expired!
|Directories||Mar 19, 2002|
|234:|| AP Going on The Offensive Against News Aggregators||Foo||Apr 8, 2009|
|235:|| AP Says Yahoo Retains Google Probably Until Years End|
"Yahoo plans to incorporate Inktomi's tools in to its search engine by year's end."
|Yahoo Search Engine, and Directory (Deprecated)||Apr 8, 2003|
|236:|| AP Story Says Google China Censoring Links|
Round 4 of Googles' China Syndrome. "... tests that found Google omits results from the government-banned sites if search requests are made through computers connecting to the Internet in China."
|Google News Archive||Sept 25, 2004|
|237:|| AP Takes On Moreover Over Possible Copyright Infringement|
"The Associated Press said today that it is suing online news distributor Moreover and its parent company VeriSign. The news cooperative is seeking to stop the companies from accessing and publishing AP material and infringing on copyrights and trademarks."
|Content Management||Oct 10, 2007|
|238:|| AP Twitter Account Hacked, Fake Tweet Falsely Described White House Explosions|
AP said later: "The @AP twitter account has been hacked. The tweet about an attack at the White House is false."
|Apr 23, 2013|
|239:|| ASP v PHP - A General Discussion|
A lively discussion on two paths of coding available.
|Microsoft IIS Web Server and ASP.NET||Apr 20, 2005|
|240:|| ASP.NET Pros and Cons|
"What I've seen so far has impressed me 'visually' and 'functionally', but I'm not too certain I'll take the .NET route again."
|Microsoft IIS Web Server and ASP.NET||Feb 28, 2007|