Original articles from Jeff Johnson and Paula Forman.
Will MySpace Be Lost In Space? Like the Robinson’s robot from Lost In Space, someone has obviously been warning "The Suits" at MySpace “Danger! Danger! You are losing users!” To MySpace’s credit, they listened and have introduced new user features (Profile 2.0), revised their music section, and launched a “connect” feature. They also announced that they had ousted their CEO to bring in former Facebook exec, Owen Van Natta. (No one is quite sure what happened to ever-friendly Tom…) Additionally, MySpace is offering a Beta version of "MySpace Local" which provides some of the functionality of Twitter, like; “Where can I get a great Tuna Sandwich in Kansas City?”
The Generation That Won’t Go Away Has One More Thing to Say Even the most ambitious among us knows that net worth isn’t the same as personal worth. But a big pile of money makes every one smile, right? This recession is a face full of cold water that requires us to re-think the meaning of money in our lives for today and for the future.