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United Online

(United Online, Inc., Woodland Hills, CA, www.unitedonline.net) A merger of the Juno and NetZero online services in 2001. Later that year, it acquired the BlueLight.com service from Kmart. In 2004, it added to its portfolio of consumer Internet services by acquiring Classmates Online, Inc., which operates Classmates.com. See Juno.
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United Online, a prime supplier of digital services and products, generated income of around $90 million in 2015, and had an altered EBITDA of $29.1 million.
recently announced that more than 400,000 paying subscribers from United Online Inc.'s (Nasdaq:UNTD) NetZero and Juno Internet access brands are using accelerated dial-up services enabled by SlipStream's technology.
Because of brand loyalty, United Online plans to continue both services.
In the last 12 months, Homestore has inked exclusive listing deals with AOL, MSN, Yahoo, Earthlink, and United Online.
The company announced an agreement with NetBrands Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of United Online Inc., to sell the assets of the unit for $8.4 million.
In related news, the sale of the assets of the BlueLight Unlimited Internet Service to a wholly owned subsidiary of United Online, the provider of Internet access, will be subject to a competitive bidding process.
Goldston, chairman, president, and CEO of United Online (the company formed when NetZero and Juno merged on September 25, 2001), adds, "Free is not going away, but many sites that were previously free now also have pay services.
Companies that participated within this industry include the follwing: Adelphia Communications; Advanced Radio Telecom; Clearwire Technologies, Inc.; uzion Technologies Group, Inc.; HighSpeed Communications; Inforum Communications; IS West; Kite Networks; Maxlink Communications, Inc.; MCI WorldCom; Metrocall, Inc.; Metricom; Norigen Communications, Inc; Northeast Wireless; Nucentrix; Prime Companies, Inc.; PSINet; Rogers AT&T Wireless, Inc.; SpeedUS.com, Inc.; Sprint Corporation; Stream Intelligent Networks Corp.; Teligent; Touch America, Inc.; United Online International; Winstar Communications, Inc.; Wireless One, Inc.; XO Communications/Canada, Inc., and XO Communications.
In addition, you can visit Americans United online at www.au.org and send e-mail to: americansunited@au.org.
The company completed acquisition of United Online on July 1st for USD11.00 per share.
(NASDAQ: RILY), a diversified provider of financial and business advisory services, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement and plan of merger to acquire United Online, Inc.
Most recently, Ammann served as the executive vice president, general counsel and secretary of United Online Inc (UNTD) and before that he held senior executive positions and served as the general counsel at TV Guide Inc, United Video Satellite Group and Flint Industries.

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