Rumor: Microsoft May Buy Winamp From AOL

Posted Nov 22, 2013

It is rumored that Microsoft Corporation will be buying Winamp from AOL.  Earlier this week, it was announced that AOL would be shutting down Winamp and Shoutcast.  Winamp launched 15 years ago and was the media player of choice for many Windows users.  AOL will be removing the download links for Winamp on December 20th.  Many people were upset by the announcement.  Stay tuned to Pulse 2.0 in the future to find out if Microsoft does buy Winamp from AOL.