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Why Does Google Video Feature AOL??

drtimofey [PersonRank 10]

Wednesday, November 26, 2008
15 years ago2,769 views

http://img511.imageshack.us/img511/8531/aolhi9.jpg
So what's the catch with video.google.com featuring AOL Videos? Any thoughts?

Philipp Lenssen [PersonRank 10]

15 years ago #

It's part of an old partnership deal – quote from a Google press release from December 2005:

<<Under the strategic alliance, Google and AOL will continue providing search technology to AOL's network of Internet properties worldwide. The agreement's broad range of new features for users and advertisers include: (...)

* Collaborating in video search and showcasing AOL's premium video service within Google Video>>
http://www.google.com/press/pressrel/twaol_expanded.html

drtimofey [PersonRank 10]

15 years ago #

that too... ouch

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