MySpace

Myspace now boasts 36M users and a 340 percent increase in artists using the network

The social network continues its relaunch with some impressive new numbers - especially when it comes to artists using the network.

Social Media

Is Spotify Discover the music-social mashup we’ve been waiting for?

Spotify has taken over the streaming scene, but it's still missing that certain something (or things) that could propel it into a higher social status. Could its new Discover hub be what takes it there?

Social Media

MySpace and Jimmy Kimmel partner up to stream live concerts

Now that MySpace is reborn and attempting to win over the hearts of the Internet's music lovers, the social network's teamed up with ABC's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' to stream exclusive concert series.

Music

Hands on: The Myspace app is a beautiful, confusing work in progress

Prefer to listen to music on the go? Here's a quick look at what the Myspace iOS app has to offer. While the app is gorgeous and brings in a few social features competitors don't, it might be a little too unfamiliar for those used to Pandora and Spotify.

Social Media

The new Myspace leaves beta, with a mobile app to boot

Aside from sporting a brand-new look, MySpace also has a slew of new functions that hope to steal some of your Spotify account's thunder.

Social Media

‘Following’ just got funkier thanks to Spotify’s music-ification of social media

Spotify’s new follow function has created one of the best music discovery engines yet, not to mention a bonafide social network built around music, musicians, and fans.

Music

How social media created (and destroyed) Tila Tequila

Tila Tequila was a reality star for the digital age. Now she's a fear-mongering conspiracy theorist. The very thing that catapulted the unknown into relative super-stardown - the Internet - is the same thing that tore her down. What happened?

Social Media

Word on the street is Kid Cudi, Sleigh Bells, Diplo to head up Myspace’s secret SXSW concerts

All the big names in Internet and music are here at SXSW – except Myspace. At least, so far. Word on the street is Myspace plans to quietly invade SXSW this year with secret concerts, and we've got inside information on who and when.

Music

Myspace accused of ripping off indie labels

Myspace wants to be the new place to stream music. But licensing group Merlin says the revamped social network already has a copyright infringement problem.

Social Media

Myspace has crawled back to relevancy; now here’s what it needs to stay

After some dark times, Myspace has managed to secure itself a bit of spotlight. But before we can say that's more than launch-hype, there are a few things the platform needs to get right to win back our patronage and define itself as a different kind of…

Music

The new Myspace opens up its doors – and throws in a new single from Justin Timberlake

The new Myspace is out of invite-only beta and now anyone can sign up and start sharing content or discovering new music.

Social Media

[Exclusive] Visual curation platform Pearltrees now lets you customize your pages

Pearltrees announced an update to its platform today that will allow users the limited personalization of icons and backgrounds for their pearls.

Social Media

Myspace pitch deck leaks, reveals how the underdog plans to take on Spotify and Pandora

After giving us details on the new Myspace last week, the music platform's leaked pitch deck reveals more about how the site plans to challenge Spotify and Pandora for a top streaming service spot.

Music

Justin Timberlake says the new Myspace is no mere redesign

After going hands-on with the new Myspace, we sat down with the site's owners to talk future feature plans, connecting with new artists, and what exactly they liked about the Myspace of yore.

Music

Hands on: Have you heard about this new Myspace thing? It just might work …

We go hands on with the new Myspace, a bold, new look and reinterpretation of the original social networking site we all once loved ... and then hated. Can this complete overhaul win us back?

Music