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Called Data Availability in a previous life, this marks the debut of the News Corp.-owned social network's rival to the new Facebook Connect.
MySpace's "Fan Video" page is the first implementation of the long-rumored Facebook Connect adoption on the site.
The strategy here is to get MySpace content pushed out across the Web, with a new set of APIs that make its content more searchable and real-time.
The traffic firm noticed a clear uptick in U.S. Facebook growth after the site launched Facebook Connect in full, and that's when it passed MySpace in traffic.
PaidContent reports the News Corp.-owned social site will be turning its messaging system into full-out Web mail, a curious move considering its recent state of flux.
Once the leader in social networking, the News Corp. division has announced a "return to start-up culture" that involves cutting nearly a third of its U.S. staff.
The social-networking giant will let developers tap into and tinker with the Twitter-like flow of user content that Facebook calls the "stream."
Facebook, Evite, MySpace, Upcoming, Meetup, and Google Calendar listings can now be fed into the invitation start-up, founded by Friendster creator Jonathan Abrams.
Famous as a haven for anonymous voyeurs, the streaming-video site will now let you filter through chat rooms to find out where your real friends are.