Tim Armstrong, AOL's CEO, tweeted out the new company's name on Monday, saying it should take effect by this summer.
Two of the oldest online brand names, Yahoo and AOL, are going to merge their operations into one company under their new owner. What in tarnation? Is the combination of Yahoo and AOL some kind of demonic telecom funded cult?
Despite the enthusiasm that Verizon is attempting to inject into this new venture, it seems some media companies are more interested in mocking "Oath".
Verizon first announced its plans to acquire Yahoo in July a year ago.
GOP state senator: Why I'm fighting for equal pay
Kentucky ranked 16 out of 50 states and the District of Columbia in the pay disparity between men and women, the study said . According to the Daily Beast , the top ten most remunerative majors (except pharmaceutical scientists) are dominated by men.
Apparently not coming along for the ride at Oath will be current Yahoo Marissa Mayer, according to Recode, which reported that the terms of her exit is still being negotiated. As Armstrong pointed out on Twitter, these and other future Oath brands engage more than a billion consumers worldwide.
AOL declined to elaborate on the meaning behind "Oath", but said in a statement that it will be "one of the most disruptive brand companies in digital".
Verizon is acquiring Yahoo's assets under a $4.48bn transaction, which is expected to be completed by the end of June this year.
It's important to note that Verizon isn't purchasing all of Yahoo's assets. And that's when the things went completely haywire at Yahoo as it revealed their server had been breached and the personal info of over 1.5 billion user accounts has been stolen in two hacking attempts back in 2013 and 2014.
Once the dust settled, Verizon got a discount of $350 million and agreed to purchase yahoo for $4.48 billion in cash for Yahoo's search, content, ad-tech, and mail-related businesses. Though we all know nobody likes change, so we'll see how "unstopable" Oath becomes when it arrives this summer.
What's left over after the deal - Yahoo's holdings in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and Yahoo Japan, plus a collection of patents - is to be an investment company called Altaba, Yahoo has said in regulatory filings.
Just like us, Roberts is also unclear about the reasons why it's named Oath.
A rare terrible start by Masahiro Tanaka put the Yankees down early on Sunday , and they were never able to get back in the game. While striking out 17 batters to just two walks is impressive, also keep in mind batters only hit.157/.181/.371 in 70 at-bats.
The GOP-dominated House of Representatives voted in favor of undoing the non-discrimination rule on February 16. Two Republicans - Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska - voted against the 48 other GOP senators.
General Motors sales climbed 1.6 percent, a smaller gain than analysts projected, while Honda reported a surprise drop. Sales of sport-utility vehicles, crossovers and pickup trucks increased 5.5% to 117,521, reflecting a record March.
Gold Circle's Paul Brooks adds, "As a Brit and a fan of shows like The Prisoner , the game's social satire resonated with me". Johnson and Chief Content Officer Dan Jevons producing the protect, Stephan Bugaj being the executive producer.
Selena Gomez was the style star of the 13 Reasons Why premiere at Paramount Pictures in Los Angeles on Thursday. So, if you're going to wear bright orange shadow, opt out of wearing a lip color, or else it will be too much.
The president explained that there would also be a plan to collect the taxes imposed on foreign exporters who broke trade rules. Talking to White House reporters, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross insisted that the executive orders were not just about China.
MPs Kesineni Srinivas and Konakalla Narayana tried to pacify Bonda but the latter remained firm on his decision. Naidu sought the resignations of five ministers who have now been replaced at a cabinet meet on Saturday night.
They were outplayed at Tottenham and Barcelona, listless at Liverpool, pulled apart at Everton and confused at Monaco. Sergio Aguero, so often the focus of these discussions, fired in for 2-1, despite slipping.
Teheran joined Rick Mahler (1985-88) and Greg Maddux (1993-96) as the lone Atlanta pitchers to start four straight season openers. I was nervous - and that was an awesome feeling". "I think it's the right decision", Collins said.
BlackBerry turned in an impressive fourth-quarter earnings report, sending BBRY stock to levels not seen since September. The S&P 500 posted 16 new 52-week highs and 1 new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 87 new highs and 15 new lows.
Twitter has made this a great day for countless Twitter users who feel suffocated by the 140 character limit. Twitter does not officially raise the character limit, but stops counting username in character limit.
This tiny fish with fangs can fix our opioid problem
Evolution favoured the tiny fish with large teeth first and later found a way to enhance them with venom , he added. For instance, they could develop a more effective painkiller by using the opioid peptides present in the venom .
Sindhu, Marin set up Rio rematch in India Open final
This was Sindhu's second Super Series title after the China Open previous year where she defeated Sun Yu of China in the final. Sindhu began the match with a balanced approach of aggression and calmness which reflected in her smashes and drop shots.
S. Korea hails new United States sanctions on N
Ties between the two countries have worsened recently as North Korea continues to expand its nuclear weapons and missile programs. If Washington sees changes it likes, it will remain a member and if not "we'll put out", she said.
Hotel carbon monoxide leak kills child, sickens others
Police confirm 13 people total needed treatment, including six children between the ages of 10 and 14 that were found unconscious. Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
What the death of broadband privacy rules means
The FCC put in place critical broadband privacy protection rules late a year ago to protect your right to privacy online. After effectively killing internet privacy, Trump's administration may further harm internet users in the near future.
British police reveal more details of Parliament attacker
Earlier PM Modi took to micro-blogging site Twitter and said that India stands with United Kingdom in the fight against terrorism. He appealed for anyone who knew Masood well or was aware of his recent movements to get in touch with authorities.
Denver weather forecast for today, April 1: Ugh, snow probably
The forecast will change over the next day as I get more information about the thermal profile of the atmosphere during the storm. Snow will also make an appearance in much of Wyoming, the Wasatch Range in Utah and in northern Arizona, including Flagstaff.