Widget

  1. MySpace To Launch Widget for TV

    January 09, 2009 12:00 AM EST MySpace is looking to make watching the tube a lot more social. The News Corp.-owned social networking giant has announced plans to launch MySpace Widget for TV, an application which essentially will serve as a mini version of the popular site tha ...

  2. Ministry Widget Replaces "Expensive" Microsites

    August 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT U.K. dance label Ministry of Sound has launched a "white-label" widget to drive the online promotion of singles, albums and live events across its lifestyle brands and imprints including Ministry of Sound, Hed Kandi and Hard2Beat. The wi ...

  3. Music Widget Company Gets $2 Million Boost

    July 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Ad-supported music widget company TrueAnthem raised $2 million in seed funding from unnamed investors. The San Francisco-based company went live this April, creating and distributing artist-based music widgets that allow fans to stream and downloa ...

  4. Atlantic Rolls Out Content Aggregator

    July 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Atlantic Records unveiled a desktop computer application that will aggregate various types of online content related to its artists in one location. Called Fanbase, the desktop widget includes a music player for streaming tracks, chat feature to c ...

  5. Social Networking Site Kadoink Emerges From Beta

    October 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Kadoink, a new social networking platform that merges online widgets with mobile phones, emerged from beta this week. The service lets artists create Web-based widgets that let users listen to full-song music files, leave and listen to voicemails, ...

  6. Facebook To Unveil Music Service?

    October 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Social networking site Facebook may be ramping up efforts on to unveil a new music offering later this year. Ever since Facebook's traffic exploded this summer after it opened the site to third-party applications, all eyes have been on its mu ...