StraightUpSocial News Links for 2/10/2010

Google Buzz Re-Invents Gmail

Tim O’Reilly at O’Reilly Radar shares his take on Google Buzz and how it successfully integrates functionality from existing social networking platforms.

Google Makes Biggest Gain In Smartphone Market Share

Jacqui Cheng at Ars Technica hands over the latest mobile data from comScore showing Google and Apple gaining market share while RIM (Blackberry), still the market leader, sees a decrease.

Shared Content On Facebook Surges Fivefold From Seven Months Ago

Kim-Mai Cutler at DigitalBeat points out new statistics from Facebook showing that five billion pieces of content are being shared every week on the social network, which is 5 times as much as last July.