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MySpace exits top 10 UK social sites

MySpace The demise of MySpace is complete, it would seem. This year hasn’t been a good one for the site which was once the foremost social network. At the start of this.. more
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News Corp suffers falling profits after sale of MySpace

MySpace News Corp has announced a fall in quarterly profits due to the losses incurred by the sale of MySpace. The media giant said on Wednesday that profits for the last quarter.. more
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News Corp sells off MySpace for $35 million

It’s been no secret that Rupert Murdoch has been looking to unload MySpace for some time now. Clear signals and noises were made at the start of this year that News.. more
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New Scrabble words: Myspace thang, innit?

A number of new tech terms have been added to the official Collins Scrabble bible of allowed words, along with some street slang which will have many players shaking their heads in disgust. Collins Official Scrabble Words has, in fact, added some 3,000 new words.. more
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MySpace drops 10 million users in one month

Things appears to be going from bad to worse at MySpace currently. The ailing social platform – which was once king before Facebook came along – recently tried to stay relevant by rebranding itself as a content-focused “social entertainment” site, rather than a social network... more
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Murdoch looks to offload MySpace

In a none too surprising turn of events, it seems that News Corporation is looking to sell or spinout MySpace. It’s no secret that MySpace has been struggling since Facebook steamrollered past it a couple of years back, although it has tried to stay relevant.. more
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Myspace cuts half its staff for site restructure

Myspace has announced that it means to cut half of its work force due to a massive site restructure. “These changes were purely driven by issues related to our legacy business, and in no way reflect the performance of our new product” Myspace CEO Mike.. more
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MySpace sheds almost half of employees

Ailing social networking site MySpace has announced that it will have to lose nearly half of its staff. In total, 500 jobs will go, C-net reports in what the MySpace CEO Mike Jones dubbed a “significant organizational restructuring.” C-net quoted Jones as saying: “Today’s tough.. more
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MySpace is revamped as “social entertainment” site

Ailing social networking site MySpace is attempting to spark some more traffic having implemented a redesign and another shift in philosophy. The US led revamp marks a shift from a focus on people, to a focus on content, although that doesn’t mean the site has.. more
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MySpace plunges in popularity with user base halved

While Facebook has just announced 500 million global users, with Zuckerberg already looking towards the billion mark, MySpace isn’t faring quite so well. That’s no great surprise to anyone, but what is a surprise is just how much the once well trammelled site is now.. more
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