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About.me (Usually styled as about.me) is a personal web hosting service co-founded by Ryan Freitas, Tony Conrad and Tim Young in October 2009.
AdapTV is the world's first dedicated to the mobility impaired, hearing impaired, and visually impaired.
Adrián Alfonso Lamo Atwood (February 20, 1981 – March 14, 2018) was an American threat analyst and hacker.
Advertising mail, also known as direct mail (by its senders), junk mail (by its recipients), mailshot or admail, is the delivery of advertising material to recipients of postal mail.
Adweek is a weekly American advertising trade publication that was first published in 1978.
Affiliate marketing is a type of performance-based marketing in which a business rewards one or more affiliates for each visitor or customer brought by the affiliate's own marketing efforts.
Against Me! is an American punk rock band formed in 1997 in Gainesville, Florida, by singer and guitarist Laura Jane Grace.
AIM (AOL Instant Messenger) was an instant messaging and presence computer program created by AOL, which used the proprietary OSCAR instant messaging protocol and the TOC protocol to allow registered users to communicate in real time.
The American Federation of Teachers (AFT) is an American labor union that primarily represents teachers.
Anti-phishing software consists of computer programs that attempt to identify phishing content contained in websites, e-mail, or other forms used to accessing data (usually from the internet) and block the content, usually with a warning to the user (and often an option to view the content regardless).
AOHell was a Windows application that was used to simplify 'cracking' using AOL.
AOL (formerly a company known as AOL Inc., originally known as America Online, and stylized as Aol.) is a web portal and online service provider based in New York.
AOL Active Virus Shield (commonly referred to as AVS) was a free antivirus utility made available by AOL.
AOL Broadband was a UK internet service provider and part of the TalkTalk Group.
The AOL Community Leader Program or AOL CLP was the official name for the large group of America Online online service volunteers who moderated chat rooms, message boards, and download libraries.
AOL Explorer, previously known as AOL Browser, is a discontinued graphical web browser based on the Microsoft Trident layout engine and was released by AOL.
AOL Hometown was a web hosting service offered by AOL.
AOL Mail (stylized as Aol Mail) is a free web-based email service provided by AOL, a division of Verizon Communications.
AOL OpenRide was an Internet application suite made by AOL that combined e-mail, instant-messaging, a web browser and a media player in one window.
AOL Radio powered by Slacker (formerly AOL Radio powered by CBS Radio, and prior AOL Radio featuring XM) was an online radio service available in the United States only.
SpamAssassin is a computer program used for e-mail spam filtering.
The Apple II (stylized as Apple.
The Apple II series (trademarked with square brackets as "Apple.
Apple Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services.
AppleLink was the name of both Apple Computer's online service for its dealers, third party developers, and users, and the client software used to access it.
Arianna Huffington (née Stasinopoúlou; born Αριάδνη-Άννα Στασινοπούλου, July 15, 1950) is a Greek-American author, syndicated columnist, and businesswoman.
ART is a proprietary image file format used mostly by the America Online (AOL) service and client software.
The Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development d/b/a ASCD is a membership-based nonprofit organization founded in 1943.
AT&T Internet Services (previously SBC Internet Services) is a trade name for several affiliated companies.
The Atari 2600 (or Atari Video Computer System before November 1982) is a home video game console from Atari, Inc. Released on September 11, 1977, it is credited with popularizing the use of microprocessor-based hardware and games contained on ROM cartridges, a format first used with the Fairchild Channel F in 1976.
The Attorney General of New York is the chief legal officer of the State of New York and head of the New York state government's Department of Law.
Barron's Educational Series, Inc. is an American test preparation company, founded in 1939 as a publisher of materials to help students to prepare for college entrance examinations, and that offers online college entrance exam preparation classes.
Bebo was a social networking website launched in 2005, that now describes itself as "a company that dreams up ideas for fun social apps;" Grant Denholm, the man behind the Bebo relaunch, has confirmed that the site will not be returning as a social network but as a company that makes social apps.
The Better Business Bureau (BBB), founded in 1912, is an organization focused on advancing marketplace trust, consisting of 106 independently incorporated local BBB organizations in the United States and Canada, coordinated under the Council of Better Business Bureaus (CBBB) in Arlington, Virginia.
Bing is a web search engine owned and operated by Microsoft.
Bing Ads (formerly Microsoft adCenter and MSN adCenter) is a service that provides pay per click advertising on both the Bing and Yahoo! search engines.
A brand is a name, term, design, symbol, or other feature that distinguishes an organization or product from its rivals in the eyes of the customer.
In telecommunications, broadband is wide bandwidth data transmission which transports multiple signals and traffic types.
A busy signal (or busy tone or engaged tone) in telephony is an audible or visual signal to the calling party that indicates failure to complete the requested connection of that particular telephone call.
C++ ("see plus plus") is a general-purpose programming language.
CA Technologies, formerly known as Computer Associates International, Inc. and CA, Inc., is an American multinational publicly held corporation headquartered in New York City.
Cambio is a pop culture website for primarily for female millennials - "for girls, #builtbygirls", owned and operated by Oath Inc..
The Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography And Marketing (CAN-SPAM) Act of 2003, signed into law by President George W. Bush on December 16, 2003, established the United States' first national standards for the sending of commercial e-mail and requires the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to enforce its provisions.
Carpet bombing, also known as saturation bombing, is a large aerial bombing done in a progressive manner to inflict damage in every part of a selected area of land.
The Carphone Warehouse Ltd. is a British mobile phone retailer, with over 2,400 stores across Europe.
CBC News is the division of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation responsible for the news gathering and production of news programs on the corporation's English-language operations, namely CBC Television, CBC Radio, CBC News Network, and CBC.ca.
A CD-ROM is a pre-pressed optical compact disc which contains data.
Certified email is a kind of email whose sending is certified by a neutral third-party, analogous to registered mail.
Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.
A Chief Technology Officer (CTO), sometimes known as a Chief Technical Officer, is an executive-level position in a company or other entity whose occupation is focused on scientific and technological issues within an organization.
The Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) is an open source framework for embedding a web browser engine based on the Chromium core.
Cindy Cohn is an American civil liberties attorney specializing in Internet law.
A class action, class suit, or representative action is a type of lawsuit where one of the parties is a group of people who are represented collectively by a member of that group.
A closed platform, walled garden or closed ecosystem is a software system where the carrier or service provider has control over applications, content, and media, and restricts convenient access to non-approved applications or content.
CNN Newsroom is an American news program on CNN.
Comcast Corporation (formerly registered as Comcast Holdings)Before the AT&T merger in 2001, the parent company was Comcast Holdings Corporation.
Comedy Central is an American basic cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Global Entertainment Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom.
The Commodore 128, also known as the C128, C-128, C.
The Commodore 64, also known as the C64 or the CBM 64, is an 8-bit home computer introduced in January 1982 by Commodore International (first shown at the Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas, January 7–10, 1982).
Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format that was co-developed by Philips and Sony and released in 1982.
The following tables compare general and technical information for a number of notable webmail providers who offer a web interface in English.
CompuServe (CompuServe Information Service, also known by its initialism CIS) was the first major commercial online service provider in the United States.
A consumer complaint or customer complaint is "an expression of dissatisfaction on a consumer's behalf to a responsible party" (Landon, 1980).
Consumer Watchdog (formerly the Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights) is a non-profit, progressive organization which advocates for taxpayer and consumer interests, with a focus on insurance, health care, political reform, privacy and energy.
A corporate spin-off, also known as a spin-out, or starburst, is a type of corporate action where a company "splits off" a section as a separate business.
Criterion Capital Partners LLC, also known as simply Criterion, is a private equity fund based in Los Angeles.
Customer retention refers to the ability of a company or product to retain its customers over some specified period.
David Shing (born 1970) also known as "Shingy" is an Australian thought leader and self-proclaimed "Digital Prophet".
Declan McCullagh is an American entrepreneur, journalist, and software engineer.
Dial-up Internet access is a form of Internet access that uses the facilities of the public switched telephone network (PSTN) to establish a connection to an Internet service provider (ISP) by dialing a telephone number on a conventional telephone line.
Digital subscriber line (DSL; originally digital subscriber loop) is a family of technologies that are used to transmit digital data over telephone lines.
The Digitas NewFront is an annual marketing conference first held during Internet Week New York.
Discovery, Inc. (formerly Discovery Communications) is an American mass media company based in Silver Spring, Maryland, first established in 1985.
A domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority or control within the Internet.
DOS is a family of disk operating systems.
The dot-com bubble (also known as the dot-com boom, the dot-com crash, the Y2K crash, the Y2K bubble, the tech bubble, the Internet bubble, the dot-com collapse, and the information technology bubble) was a historic economic bubble and period of excessive speculation that occurred roughly from 1997 to 2001, a period of extreme growth in the usage and adaptation of the Internet.
Download.com is an Internet download directory website launched in 1996 as a part of CNET.
Dulles is an unincorporated area in Loudoun County, Virginia, which is part of the Washington metropolitan area.
Dungeons & Dragons (abbreviated as D&DMead, Malcomson; ''Dungeons & Dragons'' FAQ or DnD) is a fantasy tabletop role-playing game (RPG) originally designed by Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is an international non-profit digital rights group based in San Francisco, California.
Ellen Lee DeGeneres (born January 26, 1958) is an American comedian, television host, actress, writer, producer, and LGBT activist.
Electronic mail (email or e-mail) is a method of exchanging messages ("mail") between people using electronic devices.
Email filtering is the processing of email to organize it according to specified criteria.
An Emmy Award, or simply Emmy, is an American award that recognizes excellence in the television industry, and is the equivalent of an Academy Award (for film), the Tony Award (for theater), and the Grammy Award (for music).
Engadget is a multilingual technology blog network with daily coverage of gadgets and consumer electronics.
ESPN (originally an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is a U.S.-based global cable and satellite sports television channel owned by ESPN Inc., a joint venture owned by The Walt Disney Company (80%) and Hearst Communications (20%).
Esther Dyson (born 14 July 1951) is a Swiss-born American journalist, author, businesswoman, investor, commentator and philanthropist.
Eternal September or the September that never ended is Usenet slang for a period beginning in September 1993, the month that Internet service provider America Online began offering Usenet access to its many users, overwhelming the existing culture for online forums.
eWorld was an online service operated by Apple Inc. between June 1994 and March 1996.
Fairfax County, officially the County of Fairfax, is a predominantly suburban county — with urban and rural pockets — in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States.
A file hosting service, cloud storage service, online file storage provider, or cyberlocker is an Internet hosting service specifically designed to host user files.
In computing, a firewall is a network security system that monitors and controls incoming and outgoing network traffic based on predetermined security rules.
A floppy disk, also called a floppy, diskette, or just disk, is a type of disk storage composed of a disk of thin and flexible magnetic storage medium, sealed in a rectangular plastic enclosure lined with fabric that removes dust particles.
The Florida Attorney General is an elected cabinet official in the U.S. state of Florida.
Frank J. Caufield (born 1939) is best known as a co-founder of the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, based in Menlo Park, California.
GameLine was a dialup game distribution service for the Atari 2600, developed and operated by Control Video Corporation (CVC).
Gannett Company, Inc. is a publicly traded American media holding company headquartered in Tysons Corner, Virginia, near McLean in Greater Washington DC.
GEnie (General Electric Network for Information Exchange) was an online service created by a General Electric business, GEIS (now GXS), that ran from 1985 through the end of 1999.
GEOS (also later known as Geoworks Ensemble, NewDeal Office and Breadbox Ensemble) is a computer operating environment, graphical user interface, and suite of application software.
Gerald M. "Jerry" Levin (born May 6, 1939) is an American mass-media businessman.
The gigabyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.
Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.
Google Chrome is a freeware web browser developed by Google LLC.
Google Groups is a service from Google that provides discussion groups for people sharing common interests.
Google Search, commonly referred to as Google Web Search or simply Google, is a web search engine developed by Google.
In advertising, a gross rating point (GRP) is a measure of the size of an advertising campaign by a specific medium or schedule.
Habitat is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) developed by LucasArts.
HighBeam Research is a paid search engine and full text online archive owned by Gale, a subsidiary Cengage, for thousands of newspapers, magazines, academic journals, newswires, trade magazines, and encyclopedias in English.
Highlights for Children, often referred to simply as Highlights, is an American children's magazine.
Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26, 1947) is an American politician and diplomat who served as the First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001, U.S. Senator from New York from 2001 to 2009, 67th United States Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013, and the Democratic Party's nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 election.
HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post and sometimes abbreviated HuffPo) is a liberal American news and opinion website and blog that has both localized and international editions.
Hulu (stylized as hulu) is an American entertainment company that provides over-the-top media services owned by Hulu LLC, a joint venture with The Walt Disney Company (through Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International) (30%), 21st Century Fox (30%), Comcast (through NBCUniversal) (30%),Although NBC Universal is also a major shareholder (30%) of Hulu, by the Federal Communications Commission, NBC Universal and Comcast are required not to exercise any right to influence the conduct or operation of Hulu.
The International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States, with operations in over 170 countries.
The IBM Personal Computer, commonly known as the IBM PC, is the original version and progenitor of the IBM PC compatible hardware platform.
An index term, subject term, subject heading, or descriptor, in information retrieval, is a term that captures the essence of the topic of a document.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi (born 28 October 1955) is an Indian American business executive and the current Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo, the second largest food and beverage business in the world by net revenue.
Instant messaging (IM) technology is a type of online chat that offers real-time text transmission over the Internet.
The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide.
An Internet forum, or message board, is an online discussion site where people can hold conversations in the form of posted messages.
An Internet service provider (ISP) is an organization that provides services for accessing, using, or participating in the Internet.
An Internet suite is an Internet-related software suite.
Janice "Jan" Brandt is an American businesswoman and vice chair emeritus of America Online/Time Warner.
Jason Seiken is a media executive best known for launching The Washington Post on the web and for transforming PBS into a leader in the digital media space.
Jeffrey Lawrence Bewkes (born May 25, 1952) is an American media executive.
James Verlin Kimsey (September 15, 1939 – March 1, 2016) co-founded internet service provider America Online (AOL).
Jonathan F. Miller (born 1957) was CEO of Digital Media at News Corp until 2012 and was the chairman and CEO of America Online from 2002 to 2006.
Karl Christian Rove (born December 25, 1950) is an American Republican political consultant and policy advisor.
Kaspersky Lab (/kæˈspɜːrski/; Russian: Лаборатория Касперского, Laboratoriya Kasperskogo) is a multinational cybersecurity and anti-virus provider headquartered in Moscow, Russia and operated by a holding company in the United Kingdom.
Laura Jane Grace (born Thomas James Gabel, November 8, 1980) is an American musician best known as the founder, lead singer, songwriter and guitarist of the punk rock band Against Me!.
Lena Dunham (born May 13, 1986) is an American actress, writer, producer, and director.
The Library of Congress (LOC) is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress and is the de facto national library of the United States.
A limited liability company (LLC) is the United States of America-specific form of a private limited company.
AOL is an internet company founded in 1985 as Quantum Computing Services.
This is a list of notable companies based in the United States.
This is a list of companies having stocks that are included in the S&P 400 stock market index.
Live 8 was a string of benefit concerts that took place on 2 July 2005, in the G8 states and in South Africa.
LIVE365 is an Internet radio broadcasting and listening network where users are able to create their own online radio stations, or choose to listen to thousands of human curated stations created by people from around the globe.
Local loop unbundling (LLU or LLUB) is the regulatory process of allowing multiple telecommunications operators to use connections from the telephone exchange to the customer's premises.
Loudoun County is a county in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States.
LucasArts Entertainment Company, LLC is an American video game publisher and licensor.
Mac OS X Tiger (version 10.4) is the fifth major release of Mac OS X (now named macOS), Apple's desktop and server operating system for Mac computers.
The Macintosh (pronounced as; branded as Mac since 1998) is a family of personal computers designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple Inc. since January 1984.
macOS (previously and later) is a series of graphical operating systems developed and marketed by Apple Inc. since 2001.
MapQuest (stylized as mapquest) is an American free online web mapping service owned by Verizon.
Marc S. Seriff (born May 5, 1948, in Austin, Texas) is best known as the CTO and co-founder of America Online, along with Jim Kimsey (CEO) and Steve Case.
Martha Helen Stewart (née Kostyra; born August 3, 1941) is an American businesswoman, writer, and television personality.
Mass surveillance is the intricate surveillance of an entire or a substantial fraction of a population in order to monitor that group of citizens.
McAfee VirusScan is an antivirus program created and maintained by McAfee, Inc. (formerly known as Intel Security, and Network Associates prior to that).
McLean is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County in Northern Virginia.
A media player is a computer program for playing multimedia files like videos, movies and music.
Microsoft Corporation (abbreviated as MS) is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington.
Microsoft Windows is a group of several graphical operating system families, all of which are developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft.
A modem (modulator–demodulator) is a network hardware device that modulates one or more carrier wave signals to encode digital information for transmission and demodulates signals to decode the transmitted information.
MoveOn (formerly known as MoveOn.org) is an American progressive public policy advocacy group and political action committee.
Moviefone is an American-based movie listing and information service.
MTV (originally an initialism of Music Television) is an American cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Media Networks (a division of Viacom) and headquartered in New York City.
The National Education Association (NEA) is the largest professional interest group in the United States.
National Geographic (formerly the National Geographic Magazine and branded also as NAT GEO or) is the official magazine of the National Geographic Society.
The National School Boards Association (NSBA) is a nonprofit educational organization operating as a federation of state associations of school boards across the United States.
Nerdist News is a Nerdist-branded pop culture newsletter launched in February 2012.
Net.wars is a non-fiction book by journalist Wendy M. Grossman about conflict and controversy among stakeholders on the Internet.
Netscape is a brand name associated with the development of the Netscape web browser.
Neverwinter Nights was the first multiplayer online role-playing game to display graphics, and ran from 1991 to 1997 on AOL.
New York is a state in the northeastern United States.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
The New York Stock Exchange (abbreviated as NYSE, and nicknamed "The Big Board"), is an American stock exchange located at 11 Wall Street, Lower Manhattan, New York City, New York.
National Public Radio (usually shortened to NPR, stylized as npr) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization based in Washington, D.C. It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
Ohio is a Midwestern state in the Great Lakes region of the United States.
The Ohio Attorney General is the chief legal officer of the State of Ohio in the United States.
One by AOL, formerly known as Millenial Media, is an advertising company that places display ads on mobile devices.
An online game is a video game that is either partially or primarily played through the Internet or any other computer network available.
An online service provider can, for example, be an Internet service provider, an email provider, a news provider (press), an entertainment provider (music, movies), a search engine, an e-commerce site, an online banking site, a health site, an official government site, social media, a wiki, or a Usenet newsgroup.
Oprah Winfrey (born Orpah Gail Winfrey; January 29, 1954) is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist.
Outlook.com is a web-based suite of webmail, contacts, tasks, and calendaring services from Microsoft.
Park Bench with Steve Buscemi is an American web series talk show created, directed and hosted by actor Steve Buscemi, distributed by digital network AOL.
Patch is an independent U.S. local news and information platform, primarily owned by Hale Global.
The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.
PC World, stylized PCWorld, is a global computer magazine published monthly by IDG.
Pearson plc is a British multinational publishing and education company headquartered in London.
A personal computer (PC) is a multi-purpose computer whose size, capabilities, and price make it feasible for individual use.
The Philippines (Pilipinas or Filipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a unitary sovereign and archipelagic country in Southeast Asia.
Play-by-mail games, or play-by-post games, are games, of any type, played through postal mail or email.
PlayNet (or PlayNET) was a U.S. online service for Commodore 64 personal computers that operated from 1984 to 1987.
The Primetime Emmy Award is an American award bestowed by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) in recognition of excellence in American primetime television programming.
This is a list of winners and nominees of the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Short Form Variety Series.
PRISM is a code name for a program under which the United States National Security Agency (NSA) collects internet communications from various U.S. internet companies.
Prodigy Communications Corporation (Prodigy Services Corp., Prodigy Services Co., Trintex) was an online service that offered its subscribers access to a broad range of networked services, including news, weather, shopping, bulletin boards, games, polls, expert columns, banking, stocks, travel, and a variety of other features.
Proprietary software is non-free computer software for which the software's publisher or another person retains intellectual property rights—usually copyright of the source code, but sometimes patent rights.
A public service announcement (PSA), or public service ad, is a message in the public interest disseminated without charge, with the objective of raising awareness, changing public attitudes and behavior towards a social issue.
Quantum Link (or Q-Link) was a U.S. and Canadian online service for Commodore 64 and 128 personal computers that operated starting November 5, 1985.
The QuantumLink Serial is a work of episodic online fiction by the American writer Tracy Reed.
Randel A. "Randy" Falco (born Dec. 26, 1953) is an American media executive.
The law of restitution is the law of gains-based recovery.
Reston is one of the leading "New Town" planned communities in the United States.
Revenue sharing is the distribution of profits and losses between stakeholders, who could be general partners (and limited partners in a limited partnership), a company's employees, or between companies in a business alliance.
Richard Dean "Dick" Parsons (born April 4, 1948), an American business executive, is the former chairman of Citigroup and the former chairman and CEO of Time Warner.
Robert Warren "Bob" Pittman (born December 28, 1953), is an American businessman.
RYOT /ˈrīət/ (or, riot) is an immersive media company founded in 2012 by Bryn Mooser, David Darg, Molly DeWolf Swenson and Martha Rogers, based in Los Angeles.
Scareware is a form of malware which uses social engineering to cause shock, anxiety, or the perception of a threat in order to manipulate users into buying unwanted software.
Scholastic Corporation is an American multinational publishing, education and media company known for publishing, selling, and distributing books and educational materials for schools, teachers, parents, and children.
Sessions@AOL is a special avenue of programming conducted by AOL Music.
Sheryl Kara Sandberg (born August 28, 1969) is an American technology executive, activist, and author.
The Smithsonian Institution, established on August 10, 1846 "for the increase and diffusion of knowledge," is a group of museums and research centers administered by the Government of the United States.
Stanley Henry Kaplan (May 24, 1919 – August 23, 2009) was an American businessman and scholastic test preparation pioneer who founded Kaplan, Inc., in 1938.
Stephen McConnell Case (born August 21, 1958) is an American entrepreneur, investor, and businessman best known as the former chief executive officer and chairman of America Online (AOL).
StopBadware is an anti-malware nonprofit organization focused on making the Web safer through the prevention, mitigation, and remediation of badware websites.
Stormfront Studios, Inc. was an American video game developer based in San Rafael, California.
A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company"daughter company.
Support.com, Inc. is a US-based multinational computer technology corporation that provides online tech support.
Tandy Corporation was an American family-owned leather goods company based in Fort Worth, Texas.
TechCrunch is an American online publisher of technology industry news founded in 2005 by Archimedes Ventures whose partners were Michael Arrington and Keith Teare.
Teen Vogue was a US magazine launched in 2003 as a sister publication to Vogue, targeted at teenage girls.
The Carlyle Group is an American multinational private equity, alternative asset management and financial services corporation.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Oklahoman is the largest daily newspaper in Oklahoma and is the only regional daily that covers the Greater Oklahoma City area.
The Princeton Review is a college admission services company offering test preparation services, tutoring and admissions resources, online courses, and books published by Random House.
The Smoking Gun is a website that posts legal documents, arrest records, and police mugshots on a daily basis.
The Source (Source Telecomputing Corporation) was an early online service, one of the first such services to be oriented toward and available to the general public.
The Wall Street Journal is a U.S. business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
Tiffany Shlain (born April 8, 1970) is an American filmmaker, author, and public speaker.
Timothy M. Armstrong (born December 21, 1970) is an American business executive.
Tracy Reed is an American writer who created the first episodic online story, the QuantumLink Serial on AOL (then called Quantum Computer Services).
Transgender people have a gender identity or gender expression that differs from their assigned sex.
Truveo is a search engine for Web video, based in San Francisco and operated by AOL.
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. is an American media conglomerate that is part of AT&T's WarnerMedia, and manages the collection of cable television networks and properties initiated or acquired by Ted Turner.
Tysons, also known as Tysons Corner, is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States.
In law, an unincorporated area is a region of land that is not governed by a local municipal corporation; similarly an unincorporated community is a settlement that is not governed by its own local municipal corporation, but rather is administered as part of larger administrative divisions, such as a township, parish, borough, county, city, canton, state, province or country.
The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.
The United States Department of Education (ED or DoED), also referred to as the ED for (the) Education Department, is a Cabinet-level department of the United States government.
The United States Department of Labor (DOL) is a cabinet-level department of the U.S. federal government responsible for occupational safety, wage and hour standards, unemployment insurance benefits, reemployment services, and some economic statistics; many U.S. states also have such departments.
The United States dollar (sign: $; code: USD; also abbreviated US$ and referred to as the dollar, U.S. dollar, or American dollar) is the official currency of the United States and its insular territories per the United States Constitution since 1792.
United States labor law sets the rights and duties for employees, labor unions, and employers in the United States.
Univision is an American Spanish-language broadcast television network that is owned by Univision Communications.
USA Today is an internationally distributed American daily, middle-market newspaper that serves as the flagship publication of its owner, the Gannett Company.
Usenet is a worldwide distributed discussion system available on computers.
Verizon Communications Inc., or simply Verizon, is an American multinational telecommunications conglomerate and a corporate component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
Vevo (an abbreviation for 'video evolution') is an American multinational video hosting service founded on December 8, 2009, as a joint venture between three major record companies, Universal Music Group (UMG), Sony Music Entertainment (SME) and EMI.
Vice Media LLC is a North American digital media and broadcasting company.
Video advertising encompasses online display advertisements that have video within them, but it is generally accepted that it refers to advertising that occurs before, during and/or after a video stream on the internet.
A video game console is an electronic, digital or computer device that outputs a video signal or visual image to display a video game that one or more people can play.
Vienna is a town in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States.
Virtual volunteering refers to volunteer activities completed, in whole or in part, using the Internet and a home, school, telecenter, or work computer or other Internet-connected device, such as a smart-phone (a cell phone with Internet functions) or personal digital assistant (PDA).
Warner Media, LLC (formerly Time Warner Inc.), doing business as WarnerMedia, is an American multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate headquartered in New York City and owned by AT&T.
A web browser (commonly referred to as a browser) is a software application for accessing information on the World Wide Web.
A web portal is a specially designed website that brings information from diverse sources, like emails, online forums and search engines, together in a uniform way.
WebKit is a browser engine used in Apple's Safari browser and other products.
WebUser is a fortnightly magazine originally published in Britain by IPC Media, but currently owned by Dennis Publishing since 2010.
William F. von Meister (February 21, 1942 – May 18, 1995) was an American entrepreneur who founded and participated in a number of startup ventures in the Washington, D.C., area.
Windows XP (codenamed Whistler) is a personal computer operating system that was produced by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems.
Wolff Olins is a brand consultancy, based in London, New York City and San Francisco.
The Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act of 1988 (the "WARN Act") is a US labor law which protects employees, their families, and communities by requiring most employers with 100 or more employees to provide 60 calendar-day advance notification of plant closings and mass layoffs of employees, as defined in the Act.
Yahoo! is a web services provider headquartered in Sunnyvale, California and wholly owned by Verizon Communications through Oath Inc..
The yellow pages are any telephone directory of businesses, organized by category rather than alphabetically by business name, and in which advertising is sold.
770 Broadway is a large mixed-use commercial office building in NoHo, Manhattan, in lower Manhattan, New York City.
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