MySpace Opens Up to Widgets

January 2008
Red Herring;1/30/2008, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the program to be launched by MySpace on February 5, 2008 that will open its platform to widgets. The move of MySpace, a division of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., is aimed at widening its gap against competitor, Facebook. Aside from the launch of the program, MySpace has promoted Amit Kapur to chief operating officer. The program aimed at outside software developers would be launched globally in about 28 territories, according to Kapur.


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