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Huffington Post Aol Merger

HuffPost's New Home!

Posted 05.29.2011 | Media

On Monday, HuffPost officially moved to a new location. The AOL offices in New York now house the newly formed Huffington Post Media Group. The ...

WATCH: Arianna Discusses Her Editorial Vision On Charlie Rose

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Huff TV

Arianna and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong sat down with Charlie Rose on Thursday to discuss the recent merger of The Huffington Post with AOL. Arianna explai...

Tech Makes Media Landscape Even More Confusing

Larry Magid | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

I find myself confused by today's media landscape. It's harder than ever to figure out what is a media company, what is a technology company and who is a journalist.

Arianna And The Art Of Being Fearless

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

Learn from Arianna Huffington, as I have: stay current; share power; maintain and grow your network of contacts; be on the lookout for opportunities. It's simple, really: believe in yourself and miracles can happen.

Misfiring on Arianna and AOL

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

There's a good reason for applauding HuffPost's deal with AOL, and the largess it reaped. For the first time a progressive media entity has actually attained what seemed an absolute impossibility.

Peter S. Goodman

Beyond Left, Right And Center: It's About Reality

HuffingtonPost.com | Peter S. Goodman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Left versus right: These are overly-simplified labels that perpetuate division, and we ought not cater to them, because that amounts to lazy journalism.

The Politics of the New Huffington Post at AOL

Jay Rosen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jay Rosen

Is ideological innovation possible in online journalism, and will we see it from this merger? No one ever thinks to ask that. Without understanding why, we just assume the answer is no.

Journalism and the Dangers of Self-Censorship: The AOL-Huffington Post Deal

Vivian Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Vivian Norris

I have never felt the need to self-censor on The Huffington Post. We will see how things progress with the AOL/Huffington Post deal but I think it will be Arianna telling them a few things, not vice versa.

AOL and The Huffington Post

Jarvis Coffin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jarvis Coffin

Greg Shove of Halogen casts the deal between AOL and The Huffington Post in proper light when he says, "AOL has just placed a big bet on the authentic web at scale," making an interesting use of two important terms.

Why HuffPost's Blogger Model Makes Sense

Hilary Rosen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Hilary Rosen

As a fairly regular blogger on HuffPost, I can expertly say three things. I make no money from blogging, and I don't resent it; I don't intend to stop, and I don't agree with critics who challenge the current model.

AOL, Content King? How the Original New Media Success Hopes to Do it Again

Christopher Cocca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Christopher Cocca

Whether the generation raised on AOL: ISP as internet aquarium will bite at AOL:content king remains to be seen, but the acquisition of The Huffington Post certainly brings the company closer to its long-lost users than it has been for a while.

Realizing the Shared Vision Is Up to Us

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Christine Pelosi

I'm excited by the new venture: as long as HuffPost and AOL's shared vision imagines creative contrarian content, this site will flourish. But that will depend as much on the community as it does the leadership.

Watch: Arianna, AOL's Tim Armstrong Talk To Kara Swisher

AllThingsDigital | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Here's an exclusive video interview BoomTown did with Huffington Post Co-founder and Editor-in-Chief Arianna Huffington and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong this...

When HuffPost Met AOL: 'A Merger of Visions'

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Arianna Huffington

AOL is an online pioneer that engenders great trust among its 250 million global users. HuffPost is on the cutting edge of creating news that is social and brings with it a distinctive voice and a highly engaged audience. In this case, 1 + 1 = 11.

AOL Agrees To Acquire The Huffington Post

AOL/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Below, a press release from AOL and The Huffington Post: AOL AGREES TO ACQUIRE THE HUFFINGTON POST Acquisition Will Solidify AOL's Strategy of Creat...

The Huffington Post And AOL: 'Going There' Goes Global

Howard Fineman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Howard Fineman

If the 21st century is about "self-determination" -- and I think it is -- then we all need to be actively informed and engaged. Journalism has become an interactive, communal exercise in self-education.