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Verizon to fold Go90 mobile video service into Oath

Thursday 15 February 2018 | 10:16 CET | News
Verizon is folding its Go90 mobile video service into its Oath unit, created from the merger of AOL and Yahoo. Oath CEO Tim Armstrong announced the move at Recode's Code Media conference in California. The video content on Go90 will be distributed across various Yahoo and Verizon sites. 

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: AOL / Verizon / Yahoo
Countries: United States
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