AOL sells patents to Microsoft.
Avon names new CEO from Johnson & Johnson.
CDC says anti-smoking ads prompt lots more “quit attempts.”
Cotton launches new look.
Google plots web-domain buying spree.
Great Wolf Resorts sees sweetened offer to buy company.
Kia keeps brand humming in non-launch year. [more]
NBC sees Today Show lead threatened by ABC‘s Good Morning America.
Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn continues to defend company’s electric-car strategy.
Sam’s Club offers free screenings for brain health.
Sbarro hatches turnaround plan.
Topps comes up with apps to pursue youth with baseball-card hobby.
Toys R Us fights to reinvent itself.
Tree Top emphasizes local origins in first TV advertising in 30 years.