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Facebook is 12 Years Old

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The largest social media network in the world launched on February 4, 2004. 12 years ago, our world looked slightly different: Gmail was launched in April, the Summer Olympics were being held in Athens, and in November George W. Bush beat John F. Kerry to become president. In pop culture, Brad Pitt and Jen Aniston were still a thing, Janet…

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Overdrive Releases Fall 2013 Social Media Map

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Overdrive Interactive has recently updated our signature Social Media Map to present the most current snapshot of social in the digital space, including live links to more than 240 sites, apps and tools broken into 24 categories. The map is available as a PDF on our Facebook page or at https://www.ovrdrv.com/social-media-map.     Overdrive CEO Harry…

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The New MySpace

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Everyone likes a comeback, right? What if it’s MySpace trying to make the comeback? 15 months after its acquisition by Specific Media, MySpace finally released a great sneak peek video of the new MySpace. While it’s not yet available, you can enter your email address here for invite only access as it’s released. Until access…

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MySpace Announces “Mashup with Facebook”

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We’ve been waiting all day to find out what the big MySpace/Facebook announcement might be. We had our suspicions… total surrender, white flags, mourning songs… but it appears we were wrong. Though not entirely admitting defeat to Facebook, MySpace, or My_____, as they prefer to be called these days, has officially announced the integration of the…

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The New MySpace: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

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If MySpace were a worn, rusted, and underperforming engine, it just received a long overdue tune-up. Wednesday marked the introduction of a completely redesigned user experience that represents the company’s most recent and drastic attempt to revitalize the ailing social networking site. Rollouts began two days ago and will continue into November. With a new…

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