What does AOL stand for?

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America Online

Business » Companies & Firms

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Areas of Learning

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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Art of Living

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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Angel of Light

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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ALL OUT OF LOVE

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

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Adventure Of Link

Computing » Databases

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All Our Love

Internet » Chat

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Almost On Line

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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Army Of Lamers

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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Application Object Library

Computing » Databases

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America Off Line

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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Alert On Lan

Computing » Networking

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Always On Line

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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Aliens On Line

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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Always Off Line

Internet » Chat

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Agent Of Lucifer

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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Acronym OverLoad

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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America Online, Inc./ Time Warner

Business » NYSE Symbols

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All Old Ladies

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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Amateurs On Line

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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All Others Left

Computing » Networking

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America Outta Luck

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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America On-Line

Internet

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America On-Line related file

Computing » File Extensions

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Aggravation On-Line

Miscellaneous » Funnies

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What does AOL mean?

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AOL Inc. is a multinational mass media corporation based in New York City that develops, grows, and invests in brands and web sites. The company's business spans digital distribution of content, products, and services, which it offers to consumers, publishers, and advertisers. Founded in 1985 as Quantum Computer Services, an online services company by Jim Kimsey from the remnants of Control Video Corporation, AOL has franchised its services to companies in several nations around the world or set up international versions of its services. AOL is headquartered at 770 Broadway in New York but has many offices in cities throughout North America. Its global offices include Bangalore, India; Dreieich, Germany; Dublin, Ireland; London, United Kingdom; and Tel Aviv, Israel. As of October 2012, it serves 2.9 million paid and free domestic subscribers. AOL is best known for its online software suite, also called AOL, that allowed customers to access the world's largest "walled garden" online community and eventually reach out to the Internet as a whole. At its peak, AOL's membership was over 30 million members worldwide, most of whom accessed the AOL service through the AOL software suite. AOL was ranked fourth in a 2007 USA Today retrospective on the 25 events that shaped the first 25 years of the Internet and was named to the ".com 25" by a panel of Silicon Valley influencers on the occasion of the same anniversary.

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