MySpace

Five Things I’ll Miss About the Old MySpace

Five Things I’ll Miss About the Old MySpace

MySpace recently underwent a monumental makeover move through an official public re-launch that declares its new purpose as a music-discovery service. Coinciding with this is the scrapping of the capitalized S in MySpace, officially turning it into Myspace.

MySpace App Now Includes Featured Radio Stations

MySpace App Now Includes Featured Radio Stations

First, if you didn't catch the news, there's an all-new MySpace and it's focus now is on music - connecting you with different artists and albums and genres. And timed with the launch of the new MySpace was a new MySpace app that does a very nice job of duplicating the functionality from desktop to mobile. You can connect with other people and artists, see updates and upcoming events, and even stream music.

The New MySpace is Live. Is it Cool?

The New MySpace is Live. Is it Cool?

"I want it to constantly be about who I'm going to be,
what I have to offer the next day and the next day."

Justin Timberlake talking about MySpace

"You don't even know what the thing is yet.
How big it can get, how far it can go."

Justin Timberlake as Sean Parker in The Social Network

LinkedIn Passes 200 Million Members

LinkedIn Passes 200 Million Members

LinkedIn announced today that the professional social network has passed 200 million members. It's a tremendous milestone and the announcement went on to break down how that membership is comprised.

For instance, the site boasts 74 million members in the United Sates, and 11 million in the United Kingdom. Interestingly, India has actually surpassed the UK for second place at 18 million members.

The new MySpace. Will it be good for business?

The new MySpace. Will it be good for business?

MySpace was founded in 2003 and purchased in 2005 by News Corporation for $580 million. Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most visited social networking site in the world, and even surpassed Google at one point as the most visited website in the United States.

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