Topic: Tim Armstrong

12 Burning Questions on AOL's Acquisition

Armstrong, buyers, Web video tech players provide some thoughts

AOL made a lot of noise this morning by announcing a $400 million deal to acquire the Web video ad platform company In fact, it's a bigger deal than…

AOL to Acquire Video Exchange for $405 Million

Deal puts portal in central position as Web ad mart shifts to programmatic

AOL announced it has reached an agreement to acquire the video ad exchange platform company for $405 million. The deal puts AOL squarely in the middle of the ongoing shift…

Inside AOL's Live Experiment

Anchor auditions, real-time video ads and an attempt at doing cable on the Web

Past the buzzy control room, the group of hopeful audition-awaiting actors, the wannabe news readers and a table of untouched sandwiches, a leggy Taekwondo champion is trying to kick her…

The Story Behind AOL's NewFront Deal

Early sponsor interest, fast start by Nicole Richie show buoy portal's video push

Is AOL winning the NewFronts so far? And did the company really sign a deal with an advertiser during its splashy event last week? On the latter point, yes—for the most…