MySpace viral channels: notifications coming April 30, invitations coming late May

myspace viral channelsWhile developers wait on the MySpace Platform to launch many long-awaited viral channels, Max Newbould, lead developer and product owner of the MySpace Developer Platform, told developers in an IRC channel yesterday that:

  • MySpace Platform notifications are launching “April 30th, unless something goes terribly wrong.”
  • MySpace Platform invitations are a “good month away” (there is a separate team working on it?)

Newbould has been traveling through Asia and Australia in recent weeks drumming up developer support for the MySpace Developer Platform.

Earlier this week, MySpace announced new viral channels in the Post To API, some of which are not available on any other platform.

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5 Responses to “MySpace viral channels: notifications coming April 30, invitations coming late May”

  1. MySpace Slated To Launch Improvements To Developer Platform says:

    [...] to Justin Smith of Inside Facebook, a lead developer and product owner for the MySpace Developer Platform named Max Newbould divulged [...]

  2. Suhail says:

    That was a snow ball effect this annoucement from my blog had:

    sociablecode.com -> insidefacebook -> mashable -> techmeme.com

  3. MySpace Apps Are Getting Viral - Covering All That's Social All the Web says:

    [...] to one MySpace developer (who I found thanks to Justin Smith), the first viral channels will be opening later this week or early next week. Max Newbould [...]

  4. Inside Facebook » MySpace turns on App Gallery promotion to all users says:

    [...] though MySpace hasn’t turned on all its viral channels yet, the MySpace App Gallery is now live for all users and is being promoted in the header of all [...]

  5. Greg Rau says:

    Anyone hear any updates on this yet? Can’t seem to find anything out there…

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