AOL edit staffers fear the worst after Verizon deal

by Ricardo Bilton
On Tuesday, a few hours after the news broke of Verizon’s AOL acquisition, AOL employees assembled in the company’s New York headquarters to drink and celebrate the company’s $4.4 billion sale to Verizon. But one floor up, where members of AOL’s publishing brands sat, the mood was less jovial. Verizon’s acquisition, driven largely by an interest in AOL’s ad tech and video asse ...Read the full article