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Founded
1985
Raised
$1B
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Alexa global traffic share
Twitter followers
Acquired by
Verizon
9
12 May 2015
$4,400,000,000
Latest funding
$1,000,000,000
Post-IPO equity - 2005
Google
Ars Technica

Verizon lays off more Yahoo/AOL employees after another drop in revenue

PE HUB , TechCrunch , Crunchbase News , +1

Revolution's Rise of the Rest unveils second $150 mln fund

Ars Technica

Verizon cuts 10,000 jobs and admits its Yahoo/AOL division is a failure

TechCrunch , Re/code

Verizon to take a charge of up to $6.7B due to Oath and redundancies

Ars Technica

Verizon/AOL helped advertisers track kids online, must now pay $5M fine

Business Insider

Learn why billionaire AOL cofounder Steve Case is investing in companies outside the major coastal startup hubs at IGNIT...

Funding Technology
Mashable , TechCrunch , TNW

Yahoo and AOL will continue to scan your emails for precious advertising data

Messaging Strategy
Axios , Ars Technica

Yahoo, AOL forcing users into arbitration for disputes

Legal
The Verge

Oath’s new privacy policy allows it to scan your Yahoo and AOL mail for targeted advertising

Strategy
CNET

Yahoo and AOL just gave themselves the right to read your emails (again)

Privacy
Technical.ly

AOL cofounder Steve Case is coming back to Philly

Funding Technology
TechJuice

AOL Instant Messenger is officially dead

Messaging
TNW

AOL Instant Messenger to shut down after 20 years

Strategy
Ars Technica

AOL Instant Messenger is no more, but the memories will last forever

WWWhatsnew

AIM se despide, el servicio de mensajería de AOL llega a su fin

BI Tech

AOL's former head of video has raised money to build a Facebook-plus-Yelp-plus-Tinder for immigrants

Global
TNW

AOL is killing off its Alto email app

Messaging
TechCrunch

Crunch Report | AOL Instant Messenger Is Shutting Down

CNET

RIP AIM. AOL's messenger is logging off - Video

Re/code

AOL’s instant messenger service still has (had) an audience of 500,000 a month