According to security researcher Leigh-Anne Galloway, the MySpace
account recovery page included an apparent flaw that would allow any person to gain access to an account if they knew the account holder's birthday.
This marks the beginning of an exciting turning point for Myspace
," chief executive Mike Jones said in a statement.
Mail, which was rolled out in beta, or test version,
will be left with about 1,000 employees and it is believed that about 400 people will lose their jobs.
Mobile Launches New Mobile Website MySpace
Continues Commitment to Mobile Social Web by Announcing Support for Palm and Nokia Smart Devices Mobile World Congress 2009
With this, MySpace
will broaden its leadership in mobile as it will be the only social network with applications supported on all smartphone platforms currently active in mobile social networking: iPhone, Google Android, Sidekick, Nokia, Palm and BlackBerry.
0 subscribers can now click directly into the MySpace
Mobile Web site from the Connect category on the Mobile Web 2.
The deal calls for MySpace
and Sony BMG to share in sponsorship and advertising revenues, the two companies said in a press release.
The partnership aims to create the largest online, voice-connected community in the world, with users able to link MySpace
profiles and photos or avatars to their Skype accounts, with both products to be available starting next month.
The page for Aids charity Project RED represents the most popular page on MySpace
UK, with more than 627,000 "friends".
Currently in development and scheduled for release this summer, The Windows-only Zephyr software will notify parents whenever someone logs into a MySpace
account from that machine and will provide the name, age, and location their children have entered on MySpace
is licensing technology from a firm called Audible Magic, which late last year obtained rights to a system for scanning video clips.