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That resulted in De Wolfe and Anderson gradually losing their status within Murdoch's inner circle of executives, plus De Wolfe's mentor Peter Chernin, the President and COO of News Corp.
who was based in Los Angeles, departed the company.
There are several suggested explanations for its decline, including the fact that it stuck to a "portal strategy" of building an audience around entertainment and music, whereas Facebook and Twitter continually added new features to improve the social-networking experience. Gittelman suggested that the 0 million three-year advertisement deal with Google while being a short-term cash windfall, was a handicap in the long run.
That deal required Myspace to place even more ads on its already heavily advertised space, which made the site slow, more difficult to use, and less flexible.
Co-founder and CTO Aber Whitcomb played an integral role in software architecture, utilizing the then superior development speed of Cold Fusion over other dynamic database driven server-side languages of the time.
In July 2005, in one of the company's first major Internet purchases, Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation (the parent company of Fox Broadcasting and other media enterprises) purchased Myspace for US0 million.The group decided to mimic the more popular features of the website.Within 10 days, the first version of Myspace was ready for launch, implemented using Cold Fusion.Myspace (stylized as myspace) is an American social networking website offering an interactive, user-submitted network of friends, personal profiles, blogs, groups, photos, music, and videos.Myspace was the largest social networking site in the world from 2005 to 2008. In August 2003, several e Universe employees with Friendster accounts saw potential in its social networking features.