Those Annoying Promotional CDs Cost AOL a Ton of Money

Remember those annoying promotional CDs that AOL distributed in the 1990s? It felt like they were everywhere and apparently they weren't cheap either. In fact, things like those discs may have cost AOL "about $35 per user." » 12/27/10 8:00pm 12/27/10 8:00pm

AOL, Dodo Soon To Be Roommates (??)

An irate tipster notified us that the AOL call center in Jacksonville, Florida is shutting down and the company is cutting 1,200 employees this week. Why? Because the company has lost 3 million subscribers in the past year—a mere 800,000 in the past three months—and isn't quite making the numbers, you know, to pay… » 5/08/06 9:58am 5/08/06 9:58am