'Google is search, Facebook is social, we're going to be brand,' he said.
The acquisition gives the biggest U.S. wireless carrier access to AOL's mobile video platform and content including the Huffington Post news website.
Like Netflix and Yahoo, AOL is pushing into the market for original content.
Should a combined Yahoo and AOL be led by Tim Armstrong?
From Tim Armstrong to Anna Wintour, here are 29 early-bird leaders and executives.
In today's social-media dominated environment, a firing can have serious negative consequences on the reputations of both the employee and the employer.