MySpace and Twitter Sitting in a Tree...


...S-Y-N-C-I-N-G.   MySpace was struck by Twitter’s cupid arrow and will offer status syncing.  Your MySpace and Twitter accounts can be connected together (using OAuth) allowing you to synchronize your MySpace status updates to your Twitter account .

Further, you can also setup the connection to work both ways and synchronize tweets into your MySpace activity stream.  The synchronized tweets are advertised as “from MySpace” and offer a link back to your MySpace profile.

MySpace is jumping on the bandwagon after AIM began offering similar functionality through its Lifestream service earlier this month.  The canoodling is likely an attempt, by all parties involved, to steal market share from social networking giant Facebook.

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