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Panda Pop passes 100 million users as Jam City readies for an IPO

The flagship game from Los Angeles-based mobile game developer Jam City, Panda Pop, has reached over 9.3 million monthly active users and climbed above its 100 millionth download. The tentpole game fo

So, does anybody want Twitter?

Twitter is in trouble. In a move out of a middle school flag football game, Microsoft selected LinkedIn to join its team. The sheer size of the transaction has reignited conversations about who will

GitHub accounts targeted in password reuse attack

Following a massive cache of LinkedIn passwords being dumped online last month, users of another online service -- Github -- have become the latest target of a password reuse attack as hackers apparen

Recently confirmed Myspace hack could be the largest yet

You might not have thought of – much less visited – Myspace in years. (Yes, it’s still around. Time, Inc. acquired it and other properties when it bought Viant earlier this year.) Bu

Time Inc Acquires Viant, Owner Of Myspace And A Vast Ad Tech Network

It looks like Myspace is becoming a big-media property once again. Today during its quarterly earnings report, Time Inc announced that it has acquired Viant, a profitable company that has built a lar

Remember That Time That Company Changed That Thing?

People don’t like change. We just don’t. Especially when it comes to our favorite sites or apps. When you move our cheese we get confused and angry. In fact, Facebook can’t do anythi

What You Need To Know About Online Video Platforms

On this 10th anniversary of the first video being uploaded to YouTube, it’s important to look at how the online video industry has changed in the last two years -- because the changes have been as s

Tips For Finding Success As A Female Engineer

It was apparent from the first time I took a computer programming class in high school that it was one of the few subjects that really excited me. Initially, it was just an option I was trying out, bu

MySpace Punishes Its Few Remaining Friends By Vanishing Their Blogs

Obviously MySpace has very few friends left to alienate -- Tom has long since moved on -- but that hasn't stopped it annoying the hell out of its few remaining fans by forcing through an update to its

MySpace Squandered the Only Thing It Had Left

<b>Editor's Note:</b><em> Brenden Mulligan created Onesheet, a tool that enables musicians to create beautiful web presences in two minutes.</em> MySpace. Or is it Myspace. Or is it My______. Truth

Lost On New Myspace. Can’t Escape Justin. Send Help.

I've signed into <a target="_blank" href="http://new.myspace.com">Myspace</a> using my Facebook account. <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/01/15/the-new-myspace-opens-hoping-a-justin-timberlak

The New Myspace Opens, Hoping A Justin Timberlake Single Can Help It Fly

New Myspace made its debut back in September (when it made our own Drew Olanoff "want to hurl") but the redesign has only been available to limited beta participants before now. Today, the next-genera

Myspace Lost $43M In 2012. Here’s Why Launching A Profit-Thin Music Service Could Nail The Coffin Shut

Unless Specific Media hits a home run with the new streaming music service it's raising $50 million to pivot Myspace into, its bargain basement buy of the social network for just $35 million in 2011 c

The Mere Existence Of A “New Myspace” Makes Me Want To Hurl. Just Let It Go.

Ok, folks, dust off your old web browsers, because Myspace is teasing a brand new design! Yes, the Justin Timberlake-backed whatever-it-is-now has slapped a new coat of paint on something that has alr

Keen On… Chris DeWolfe: What I Learned From The MySpace Failure (TCTV)

There is always an element of the confessional about interviewing people, but I really felt like a priest when I interviewed <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/myspace">MySpace</a> co-founder

Murdoch On Myspace: “I Made A Huge Mistake.”

Rupert Murdoch withstood intense grilling at News Corp's annual shareholder meeting today, which focused largely on the phone-hacking scandal that is causing such an upset in the company's financials

You Know What’s Cool? Not Myspace

Myspace savior Specific Media <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/09/29/myspace-owner-specific-media-hit-with-layoffs/">laid off 8% of its staff</a> yesterday, about 50 people. Those laid off we

Myspace Owner-Specific Media Hit With Layoffs

Myspace owner-<a href="http://www.specificmedia.com/">Specific Media</a> has laid of a percentage of its staff today, we've confirmed with the company. Specific Media said these layoffs took place in

Five Things I Learned At MySpace That Could Help Google+

This is just a guess, but I'd bet money that Vic Gundotra and Bradley Horowitz probably feel like their heads are going to explode. Anyone on the G+ team who really cares about G+ is probably getting

How MySpace Tom May Have Inadvertently Triggered The Google/Facebook War

Gotta love <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/tom-anderson">Tom Anderson</a>. Newly reinvigorated by the launch of Google+, "MySpace Tom" has become a social power user (and regular TechCrunch
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