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MySpace Signs Mobile Deal With Vodafone; Initial Launch Set for U.K. In 1H07

Vodafone has an exclusive deal with MySpace allowing mobile users in the U.K. access to the social networking website on the move. Under the terms, MySpace members can access the mobile version of the site via preloaded Vodafone handsets. The service will also be available for download from the Vodafone portal. The Vodafone deal with MySpace marks the first time that the Fox Interactive Media unit of News Corp. has made its portal available to European mobile users. The service will be available in the first half of 2007 “The partnership will enable millions of Vodafone customers to access MySpace mobile, allowing them to edit their own MySpace profiles, find and add friends, post photos and blogs, and send and receive MySpace messages while on the move,” the two companies said in a statement. Press release More at our sister site