MySpace wants to work with Facebook on artist marketing
A number of articles recently have focused on MySpace's declining relevance as a music marketing platform, albeit one that still has major search-engine clout.
January 20, 2011
All hail the Like-ification of 2011?
Have you clicked on one of those little Facebook Like buttons recently? You're certainly not alone.
January 19, 2011
Facebook U-turn on plans to share more user data
Facebook's latest privacy controversy has been rumbling this week, after the social network revealed it planned to allow third-party applications and websites to ask users to share their mobile numbers and addresses.
January 19, 2011
Has Facebook already peaked?
Facebook's drive to raise $1.5 billion from new investors - and its $50 billion valuation - has sparked a wave of comment.
January 7, 2011
LeWeb ’10: Traffic from Facebook to Spotify up 4x this year
Spotify has seen a huge increase in traffic from Facebook since implementing the Facebook Connect technology in its service earlier this year.”Facebook is now the biggest referrer of traffic to Spotify, and they have...
December 8, 2010
Lawyers warn about Facebook’s terms and conditions
One of the thornier topics at the SF Music Tech Summit yesterday was the affect changes to Facebook's terms and conditions can have for music marketing. “One of the recent changes they made is that you cannot incentivize...
December 7, 2010
MySpace gets mashed up with Facebook
Yesterday's joint announcement by Facebook and MySpace was, as expected, about the latter building the former's social graph into its service. Mashup with Facebook is a new feature that lets MySpace users import...
November 19, 2010
Sandbox Issue Twenty Three: iLikes Apps Disliked by Artists
Welcome to Sandbox – Issue 23 As always we have all the latest ideas, tools, services, news and views. This fortnight we look at: – Our lead focuses on the operability of iLike mobile applications since being...
November 18, 2010
Facebook revamps Messaging (but not as email)
There was plenty of excitement before last night's big Facebook press event, with industry observers confidently predicting a 'Gmail-killer' email launch. However, that wasn't quite the case. Instead,...
November 16, 2010
Apple and Facebook making friends over Ping?
It seems Apple's Ping music social network could get Facebook features after all. The Los Angeles Times reports that the two companies' CEOs, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg, were spotted strolling through Palo Alto...
October 18, 2010
Sandbox issue twenty: Social networks get media savvy
- Social Networks get Media Savvy - Campaigns - Promtional Partnerships - AudioMagnet - Anatomy of a Number 1 Hit
October 7, 2010