Mashup

Facebook Like-buttons MySpace

November 18, 2010: 3:25 PM ET

MySpace CEO Mike Jones announces profile data sharing and login via Facebook. And yes, there are Like buttons.

On Thursday, Facebook and MySpace announced "Mashup with Facebook," a new partnered product that lets MySpace users with Facebook accounts port their Facebook interests and likes into their MySpace profiles, allowing for personalized MySpace media streams.

"MySpace is very committed to this new direction social entertainment," said MySpace CEO Mike Jones during the announcement. "We feel this is a complimentary feature to Facebook and other social platforms."

"We think is a great example of MySpace's new direction, which is entertainment." said Dan Rose, VP of Partnerships and Platform Marketing, Facebook. "Facebook is very focused on being a social platform. This makes a lot of sense in terms of a partnership." More

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