27 posts and columns on spinoff
News Bytenotes, analysts had widely expected the spinoff, as the LCD industry shrinks and the Korean electronics giant focuses more on higher-margin OLED screens for TV sets and tablets.
NBC is dropping “Law & Order” after 20 seasons. Here are the two things you’ll always remember about the show: Its signature sound effect and its signature actor.
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong got right into it after the Internet giant spun off from its parent company, Time Warner, today. In what were very short remarks to the press in a conference call, Armstrong went into a very short history of AOL, which is an astonishing 25 years old this year. AOL brought more people online at the dawn of the consumer Internet, noted Armstrong correctly. Whether the company will play such a significant role going forward is, of course, the big question.
In tough economic times like these, even the biggest businesses get the urge to restructure, reorg and reshuffle. Kara reported on several big breakups (of the tech variety), including the separation of AOL from Time Warner. Even ICQ got into the mix.