Topic: Arianna Huffington

Overdosing on HuffPost Live

Streaming network innovates, though lacks gravitas

On Monday, at 10 a.m. EST, a stopwatch timer finally ticked to zero and Arianna Huffington's trademarked accent broke the silence from a burgundy-colored leather couch to launch a next-level…

First Mover: Moritz Loew

Huff Post's new sales chief defends the banner but wants to break the mold with online video ads

Specs Age 42 New gig Svp of sales, Huffington Post Media Group Old gig Chief agency officer, gm of sales, NBC News Digital What made you leave a legacy organization like MSNBC for The…

Mashable Helps Geeks Get a Life

Follows HuffPo's lead in broadening its scope

Mashable, the tech news website once described by Time magazine as "the largest and most popular blog focused on social networking,” has grown exponentially since its launch in 2005. Mashable’s…

Oprah and Arianna Join Forces

OWN content coming soon to special section on Huffington Post

Arianna Huffington and Oprah Winfrey are forging a new friendship, intended to share the talk show queen’s health-and-happiness mantra with the vast network of Huffington Post readers and bloggers. Come August,…

AOL Shuffles Ad Sales Team

Top sales exec Janet Balis now publisher of Huffington Post

AOL is once again shaking up its sales hierarchy. It looks as though the company is trying to put some distance between its premium properties (like the Huffington Post) and…

AOL Unloads Spree of New Properties, Content

Distributed video network. scripted shows headline NewFront event

On Tuesday (Apr. 24) AOL looked to maximize the attention the Digital Content NewFronts—a string to TV-upfront-styled events—have been receiving over the past couple months. Case in point: the portal…

Huffington Post Planning Bold Live Video Network This Summer

New Web operation to stream live 12 hours, 5 days a week

A year after it was acquired by AOL, The Huffington Post is set to shake up the Web video world, and possibly even the TV news businesses, by launching the…

'New York Times' Sues HuffPo Over 'Parentlode' Blog

Claims similarity to 'Motherlode' was intentionally confusing

The New York Times is making good on its threat to pursue legal action against the Huffington Post over two very similar blog names. Two weeks ago, former Times reporter Lisa…

Can Arianna Make a French Connection?

HuffPo makes worldwide play, but will it work?

It’s 11 p.m. and Arianna Huffington has just finished dinner. “That’s early for Istanbul!” Spoken like someone on the move. Turkey is just her second stop on a tour of foreign-language…

Le Huffington Post Heads to France

First foreign-language HuffPo launch

The Huffington Post is launching a French-language edition, in partnership with Le Monde Group and holding company Les Nouvelles Editions Indépendantes. HuffPo’s editor-in-chief, Arianna Huffington, says that the new site—which will…