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Former Engadget team joins SB Nation

Some of Engadget.com's former top editors, including Nilay Patel and Joshua Topolsky, are preparing to launch a new site at the SB Nation blog network.

Computing

Newspapers finally eclipsed by online news and ad revenue

Online news readership - and ad revenue - has finally eclipsed traditional newspapers in the United States.

Computing

Facebook to test ‘Groupon-inspired’ daily deals service

Facebook has announced plans to join the growing gaggle of group-coupon services.

Computing

Twitter’s Biz Stone joins AOL as philanthropy advisor

After announcing layoffs, AOL is bringing in some big guns - including Twitter co-founder Biz Stone as "Strategic Advisor for Social Impact."

Computing

Engadget top editors Topolsky and Patel resign from AOL

As 'the AOL way' begins to sink its teeth in, one of the company's top publications, Engadget, has lost two of its most senior editors.

Computing

AOL lays off 200 U.S staffers, more overseas

AOL is laying off 200 staffers in the United States and some 700 workers in India in the wake of its acquisition of The Huffington Post.

Computing

Study: Gmail users younger, better-educated than AOL, Yahoo! users

Do you judge people by what email address they use? If so, a study by Hunch.com may be able to back up your stereotyping with actual statistics.

Computing

Groupon gripes: Are daily deals headed for disaster?

Companies continue to pile into the daily deals space in pursuit of Groupon, but the pioneer’s formula still has a lot of kinks to work out.

Opinion

AOL layoffs rumored for Friday

There's naturally been some overlap as a result of its Huffington Post acquisition, and AOL is rumored to be cutting the fat come Friday.

Computing

YouTube takes another step toward premium content with Next New Networks

YouTube has acquired Web video company Next New Networks in yet another step to begin offering professional programming.

Movies & TV

AOL buys ‘hyper-local’ news site Outside.In for less than $10M

AOL's Patch has purchased hyper-local news aggregation website Outside.In for less than the company has received from investors. Can Patch revive the floundering hyper-local news sector?

Computing

AOL planning layoffs after Huffington Post buy?

Reports have AOL planning significant layoffs in the wake of its $315 million acquisition of the Huffington Post.

Computing

Bing launches Groupon competitor with Bing Deals

Microsoft joins the likes of Yahoo, AOL, and Google with its own deals feature: Bing Deals.

Computing

AOL inks content deal with Queen Latifah

AOL's content acquisition spree continues: it's bringing Queen Latifah on board to produce and star in original Web series.

Computing

Google weeds out content farms with algorithm update

Google says a major update to its search algorithm filters out many of the "low-quality" sites we've all grown to loath: content farms.

Computing