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Flixster built into MySpace profile via Google's OpenSocial

ZDNet takes a look at a demonstration of how functionality from the Flixster social movie review site can be piped directly into a MySpace.com profile using Google's OpenSocial framework as the connective tissue between the two sites.

May 21, 2008


Start-up to Google: OpenSocial's too close to our name

FindMeOn, a small social media company, claims that the name of Google's OpenSocial developer initiative is too close for comfort to its own 'OpenSN' project.

By January 4, 2008


Plaxo: OpenSocial's been the gift that keeps on giving

The contact management site, which recently branched out into social networking, says the launch of Google's OpenSocial has caused its "connections" to multiply tenfold.

By November 19, 2007


An integrated Atlassian thanks to OpenSocial (Q&A)

OpenSocial started out as a way to blend consumer Web application data over the Internet, but it also has use behind the firewall, as Atlassian found.

By December 18, 2009


8 OpenSocial apps worth trying out

OpenSocial might not be Facebook's app platform, but it still has some neat apps that are worth giving a whirl, from PollDaddy to Stunt Pilot.

By June 11, 2009


Web companies settle on OpenSocial 0.9 specs

The latest incarnation of the standard for building Web applications is now in draft form.

By December 18, 2008


Netvibes gets new layouts and OpenSocial support

Netvibes gets new widget layouts and support for OpenSocial and Facebook Connect, giving users an easy way to customize and share content.

By December 8, 2008


OpenSocial turns one, previews version 0.9

OpenSocial is just over a year old and already well on its way to reaching a billion registered users by the end of 2009. We get a look at the future of the platform.

By November 13, 2008


OpenSocial, Facebook, Microsoft vie for developers

What started out as Google's effort to create a common API for developing gadgets for social-networking services is becoming more of a full-fledged cloud development platform.

By November 17, 2008


Ning's OpenSocial support goes live

The social-network builder now has a directory of about 30 applications built with the open-source technology.

By October 10, 2008