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Dec
Posted Dec 10th 2013 12:00AM by Jared Perez

We are thrilled to debut some improvements we've been making on AOL.com! To start us off, here's a quick look at the updated page: ...

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Aug
Posted Aug 13th 2013 12:00AM by Jared Perez

We know that our users have varied interests, and sometimes would like to avoid sorting through the entire collection of topics on AOL.com. So we're happy to now make it easier for you to navigate to a specific topic. Today we present the new topic pages for AOL.com. You can view a page filled content specific to News, Entertainment, Finance or Lifestyle by clicking on the desired topic on the AOL navigation bar. ...

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Jun
Posted Jun 10th 2013 11:00AM by Jared Perez

We've been hard at work developing the updates you should now see on your welcome screen starting today. So we would like to take the time to go over the changes that have been implemented. Here is a quick list of what has changed: #1 The "Refresh" link has shifted to a new location, sitting near the top right corner. Of course, clicking on the AOL logo will also refresh the page. #2 To the right of the search box you will find the sleek new Email icon that will provide you...

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Jun
Posted Jun 10th 2013 11:00AM by Jared Perez

We've been hard at work developing the updates you should now see on your welcome screen starting today. So we would like to take the time to go over the changes that have been implemented. Here is a quick list of what has changed: #1 The page is wider, spanning three columns and providing far more content than was previously available on the homepage #2 The "Refresh" link has shifted to a new location, sitting near the top right corner. Of course, clicking on the AOL logo will also...

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May
Posted May 20th 2013 6:00AM by Jared Perez

In early June, a fresh new screen will be welcoming you online to AOL! While we strive to keep things as consistent as we can for you most of the time, it's important every once in a while to update the page so that we can ensure we are delivering the very best homepage experience. And so, without further ado... TA-DA! Here it is! For those of you connecting via dial-up or with smaller screen resolutions will get an updated screen that maintains the current width. Members with...

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May
Posted May 20th 2013 6:00AM by Jared Perez

In early June, a fresh new screen will be welcoming you online to AOL! While we strive to keep things as consistent as we can for you most of the time, it's important every once in a while to update the page so that we can ensure we are delivering the very best homepage experience. And so, without further ado... TA-DA! Here it is! For those of you with broadband connections and larger screen resolutions, your page will expand wider with more news to keep you more informed than ever...

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May
Posted May 2nd 2013 9:00AM by Jared Perez

Today we are excited to show off some fresh design updates made to AOL.com. (But don't worry, we haven't taken away the things you love about the page!) Here's a quick list of the improvements we've made: #1 To the right of the search box you will notice sleek new icons that will provide you quick access to AOL Mail, AOL On & Favorites. #2 You will now find an Options menu next to the Sign Up/Sign Out link spot. This is where you can change your canvas art, set AOL as...

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Apr
Posted Apr 15th 2013 6:00PM by Jared Perez

Due to Microsoft's effort to move the world off of Internet Explorer 6, we are phasing out support for this browser version on AOL.com and the AOL Welcome Screen. What Does This Mean? Over time, you might encounter broken experiences if you elect not to upgrade to a more current browser version. What If I'm on Dial-Up? You will probably need to set aside ample time for the file download. We recommend you start at a time when you can step away from your computer to allow for the...

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Dec
Posted Dec 21st 2012 12:54PM by AOL.com Team

Shaken by the deplorable murders in Newtown, we at AOL.com felt compelled to take a stand against the status quo on gun violence in America. We pledged to do four things and then asked for your ideas -- and nearly 4000 of you responded. The responses ran the gamut from calls for stricter laws to a need to focus on mental health issues in America to the over-riding need to protect civil liberties and gun rights. We heard your voices and now we're presenting some of the comments that best...

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Dec
Posted Dec 21st 2012 5:00AM by AOL.com Team

At AOL.com, we were shaken by the senseless and tragic events that unfolded last Friday in Newtown, Connecticut. It's our job to curate the news, even the most difficult stories, but at the same time, we grieve along with you for the lives that were lost, both the young and those of the adults who dedicated themselves to nurturing America's youth. While we are inspired by the heroics of people like Victoria Soto, we wonder what great things she may have gone on to do in the future had she not...

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Oct
Posted Oct 3rd 2012 12:00AM by Jared Perez

From time to time we hear from members who have shared their desire to see news stories on AOL.com from a wider variety of sources. Members spoke, and we listened! As of today, you can choose from one of several different news providers for the Latest Headlines section. Simply select the news provider you want from the drop-down (which appears to the right of "Latest Headlines") and the section will populate with stories from that source. ...

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