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Myspace

A social networking website founded in 2003 by Tom Anderson and Chris Dewolfe that allows members, who are typically artists, to upload their work and display their talents as well as play and search for music and videos.

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The term is written with a capital letter "M." All other letters are lowercase. It is a registered trademark of Myspace LLC and its usage is correct when referring to the myspace.com website.

The word "MySpace," written with a capital letter "M" and "S" and all other lowercase letters, is a synonym of the term "Myspace." It is considered outdated and, consequently, incorrect. However, the term "MySpace" is still commonly used; examples of it used in context can be found on many news websites and blogs.

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