Los Angeles – News Corp.’s (NYSE: NWS) MySpace online social network has
acquired the assets and employees of Threadbox, the provider of a social
messaging service, VentureBeat reported.
Financial terms of the deal were not
Founded in 2008, Palo Alto, Calif.-based Threadbox offers a social
messaging service that aims to replace email and instant messaging with a
The company has raised $2 million to date
from Venrock and angel investors.