Larry Magid: Princeton Study Predicts Doom For Facebook

The study by two Princeton University students predicts Facebook will lose 80 percent of its peak user base by the year 2017.

01/24/2014 (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: MySpace Redesign Takes Shape

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid looks at the newly redesigned MySpace website and how it might compete with heavyweights like Pandora, Spotify and Facebook.


MySpace Music (Photo by Anna Webber/Getty Images for MySpace Music)

Tech Report: MySpace Making A Comeback

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid said that music is behind the revitalization of MySpace.


MySpace new logo

MySpace To Slash Half Its Staff Worldwide

Struggling entertainment site MySpace said Tuesday that it is cutting nearly half of its staff worldwide, or about 500 people, after an extensive revamp in October overhauled its look and allowed it to be run with fewer people.

CBS San Francisco–01/11/2011 (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

MySpace Extends Advertising Deal With Google

MySpace says it has extended its search and advertising deal with online search leader Google for several years.

CBS San Francisco–12/16/2010

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MySpace Deepens Ties With Rival Facebook

In a sign of the companies’ divergent fortunes, MySpace said Thursday it will let its users log in to their Facebook accounts through their MySpace page.



MySpace Gets A Makeover

MySpace, the online social hub, is undergoing a revamp. The social networking pioneer which used to be among the top web sites, is now fighting to hang on to users.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/28/2010 (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Exec: MySpace Redesign May Lose Users Initially

The MySpace redesign set to launch in mid-October may be so jarring that the social networking site could lose members at first.

CBS San Francisco–09/21/2010


‘American Idol’ Opens New Auditions On MySpace

The first online auditions for “American Idol” are open. To mark the Fox TV show’s 10th anniversary, hopeful pop stars have the chance to submit an audition video at MySpace through Oct. 6.

CBS San Francisco–09/15/2010

Search Continues For Missing SF Teen

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KCBS) – Police in San Francisco are looking for a missing 14-year-old girl who may have gone out of state with an older man she met on the social-networking website MySpace.