Stories by Zoe Mutter

MySpace hacker's profile deleted

A U.S. student who revealed a weakness he had discovered in MySpace has had his profile removed from the social-networking site.

Yahoo closes Yahoo Auctions

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.

Music labels target MySpace sales

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.