Topic: aquantive

Pandora Taps Former Microsoft Exec Brian McAndrews as New CEO

Ends six-month search

Pandora has ended its six-month search for a CEO, tapping former Microsoft executive Brian McAndrews to lead the Internet radio service. McAndrews brings a 20-year resume to the Oakland, Calif.-based tech…

Microsoft Bailing on Mobile, Branded Web Video Ads

Round of layoffs indicates major shift away from brand advertising business online

Is Microsoft signaling that the company is getting out of the brand advertising business? Its latest round of layoffs sure seem to indicate so. On Wednesday (July 11), the company initiated…