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Myspace Had the Chance to Buy Facebook

Let’s call this a huge WOMP WOMP.

Facebook is undoubtedly a profitable company, but sweet little Myspace (remember Myspace?) once had the chance to BUY the company.

Via PhoneArena.com:

Yet back in 2004, in the early days of the company, it was looking for ways to attract capital and was turned down not once, but twice by MySpace. Then, MySpace CEO Chris DeWolfe met with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and the two talked about a merger. Zuckerberg’s offer was for MySpace to buy Facebook for… just $75 million. It would seem outrageous by today’s measures, but the answer then was ‘no’.

Read more HERE!

Do you think Facebook would be different if it was bought by Myspace? Do you miss using Myspace?


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