Marcy Playground’s official website has finally relaunched with a newly redesigned template and tons of new features including member bios, up to date news, a vastly improved layout and background, tons of pictures from the band’s flickr set, and an overall cleaner and more stream-lined navigation. Click here to go to their new website.
They also released a neat widget you can share with your friends on FaceBook, Myspace, Xanga, and many, many others. The widget holds the entire track list for “Leaving Wonderland… In A Fit of Rage,” the band’s upcoming album as well as “Special.” Follow this link to find the widget.
Finally, after far too long of having to stop what I’m doing (porn) in my BlackBerry’s web browser RIM has decided to release an application to run your Myspace for you, without taking up browser privelages. The application is downloadable for free. All you have to do is go to m.myspace.com with your BlackBerry device and a special splash page comes up asking you if you want to download the software for free.
Since the application is rather new there are a few quirks, but let’s see how it preforms anyway.
Myspace for BlackBerry smartphones looks great. It provides a nice, clean interface in the traditional blue and white theme present on the desktop parent. There is a shortcut bar across the top that provides access to your homepage, inbox, friend requests, comments, current friends, and photos. The bar is easily navigated by horizontally moving the trackball, and accessed by a simple click. Continue reading