A U.S. student who revealed a weakness he had discovered in MySpace has had his profile removed from the social-networking site.
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Yahoo is closing its Yahoo Auctions service in the UK and Ireland, as well as in the U.S. and Canada. The U.K. and Ireland service will be closing from 28th June, while the US and Canada version will shut on 16 June.
Europe's biggest mobile phone networks will meet at the 3GSM conference next week to discuss uniting to form their own search engine to rival U.S. giants such as Google and Yahoo.
A group of independent record labels behind artists such as The White Stripes and The Arctic Monkeys have joined to form Merlin, an agency that will sell music on sites such as MySpace, YouTube and the new advertising-funded SpiralFrog.