May. 12, 2015 / 1:13 PM GMT+0000 (13:13 GMT)

AdAge has an excellent write-up on the Verizon-Aol merger. It goes into some depth of the main reason (advertising) why Verizon is buying Aol and what V will do with TechCrunch and Huffington Post, especially with Verizon track-record at producing content like SugarString and Verizon 1.