Myspace Logo – Myspace is a service of social network owned by Specific Media LLC and the star of pop Justin Timberlake. Myspace was launched in August 2003 and is based in Beverly Hills, California. In August 2011, MySpace had 33.1 million visitors in the United States.
In July 2005, News Corporation bought MySpace and Intermix Media for $ 580 million. From 2005 to 2008, Myspace was the most visited social network in the world, and in June of 2006 surpassed Google as the most visited site on the net in the United States. In April 2008, MySpace was overtaken by Facebook. Since then, the number of users of Myspace has been declining steadily despite several redesigns. In September 2011, MySpace was on place 91 of the total traffic on the network.
In June 2009, employed approximately 1600 workers Myspace. Since then the company has undergone several changes and in June 2011, MySpace had reduced its staff to 200 people. On June 29, 2011 Specific Media said it had acquired MySpace for News Corporation in a deal that includes $ 35 million stock and cash.
A notice on the site Techcrunch.com detailed the debut of a new logo Myspace where the word “My” appears with a new source and the word “Space” was replaced by a single underscore where it can be added any type of drawing, mini animation or video, in its presentation in San Francisco, Mike Macadaan, a director said: “MySpace is a platform for that is what people want, so we decided to give it room to do”. Logo was implanted in the Myspace website on November 15 and caused several negative reviews.