StraightUpSocial News Links for 11/13/2009

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Social Networks’ Traffic Stabilizes, Facebook Nears Yahoo!

Louis Gray at louisgray.com shares a bucket-full of October traffic stats from Compete.com, including Facebook’s continuing rise towards the #2 visited site worldwide, a position held by Yahoo! for the moment.

1080p HD Is Coming to YouTube

Billy Biggs at The Official YouTube Blog tells us that starting next week the video sharing network will allow users to watch 1080p High Definition videos in full resolution, depending on the source video of course.

Flickr Outsources Printing To Snapfish

Leena Rao at TechCrunch provides the details of Flickr’s recent deal with Snapfish, which makes the latter the “preferred printing partner” for 40 million Flickr users around the globe.

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