The revamped site focuses on social-network aggregation and people search.
Early next year, the sites will combine their technologies into an "entirely new brand" with the ability to search more than 700 million social-networking profiles.
Andrew Cuomo, a frequent critic of safety on social networks like Facebook and MySpace, partners with them on a filtering tool to prevent child porn from being uploaded to their servers.
Traffic firm Compete.com releases a rundown of January 2009 traffic figures from social networks ranging from Facebook to Fubar.com. Facebook comes in on top.
Nielsen Online's September statistics for the biggest and fastest-growing social networks in the U.S. are in, and it looks like MySpace is still clinging onto a lead.
Online ad network Adconion expands presence in U.S. with acquisition of Las Vegas-based Frontline Direct.