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Myspace to lay off 150 people

Jun 28, 2011
If that was Microsoft or Google, you wouldn't think twice about it. But Myspace only has about 400 employees as of today and by end of day tomorrow...
Posted In: Facebook, Google, Microsoft, MySpace, sorrow

Is Facebook shrinking?

Jun 13, 2011
Kind of. The dominant social networking site in the world is seeing growth leveling off and even dipping. It added 11.8 million new users in May...
Posted In: Facebook, MySpace, Norway

MySpace about to be sold?

Jun 10, 2011
The once mighty social networking site is about ready to be sold off once again, this time to the chief executive of video game maker Activision...
Posted In: Facebook, MySpace

Don't Forget Bob and Got the Wrong Bob

Apr 15, 2011
These are two new features on Gmail that are kind of cool. Have you ever started to type out an email to someone, let's say their name is Bob, and...
Posted In: Gmail, Google, MySpace

Myspace, which is no longer myspace or yourspace, could be someoneelsesspace

Jan 13, 2011
After slashing the company's work force by half, executives at parent company News Corp said they are exploring possibilities to merge the over-the...
Posted In: business, MySpace, social media

Myspace hammer comes down

Jan 11, 2011
As expected, 500 people get laid off. That's 47% of their work force. I actually was putting this in the show, this little item, and I struggled...
Posted In: business, MySpace, social media, Web Culture

Myspace to lay off 500-600 tomorrow

Jan 10, 2011
Great day to be working at Verizon tomorrow, good day to work at Apple, bad day to work at AT&T, horrible day to work at Myspace. Or perhaps a...
Posted In: apple, at&t, business, Facebook, Google, MySpace, social media, Verizon, Web Culture

Myspace becomes mashup/extension of Facebook

Nov 19, 2010
The big announcement yesterday had to do with being able to log on to Myspace through Facebook Connect and port all their "like"d pages over. So if...
Posted In: Facebook, MySpace, social media, Web Culture

MIDDAY UPDATE: Sustainable jobs and cell phones

Oct 27, 2010
This week on Marketplace we'll be following sustainable jobs. Today, we learned about the fastest growing industry in the job field: biomedical...
Posted In: airline safety, biomedical engineering, cell phones, China, debt, Facebook, FDA, future-job-o-matic, GlaxoSmithKline, Halloween, mid-day update, MySpace, stimulus, Taxes

MySpace offers dramatic redesign to user pages

Jul 16, 2010
(Buried lede: MySpace still exists!) One of the main selling points to MySpace used to be that it let users design their own pages – use crazy...
Posted In: Facebook, MySpace

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