MySpace users snowed in by new blizzard of spam

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gkd_uk

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MySpace was a place to meet new friends and get to know old ones even better by browsing their journals, photos and network of chums.
But soon, Viagra marketers, pedophiles and hackers latched onto MySpace and rendered it as ineffective as most other net-based public forums.

It came to resemble one of the many usenet discussion groups teetering on collapse from all the find-love-now messages - only it had pink borders and piped crappy R&B divas pining for lost love.
Even in the noise, some MySpace denizens still found ways to build communities. MySpace Groups proved a popular way for like-minded people from all over the world to exchange photos, videos and comments on topics related to all kinds of subjects, from html to art and hip hop. But now even many of these bastions of civility have been overrun with saboteurs who seem intent on completely shutting down the forums. In many cases, they have won.

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