StraightUpSocial News Links for 10/26/2009

Facebook Releases Big Homepage Overhaul, Receives Mixed Reviews

In case you’re not sure what that new View Live Feed link is doing at the top of your Facebook homepage, Nick O’Neill at All Facebook discusses Friday’s Facebook homepage redesign.

MySpace Abandons Race With Facebook

Matthew Garrahan at Financial Times shares an interview with the chief executive of MySpace, who says, “Facebook is not our competition.”

Top iPhone Apps For Health Pros, Patients

Mitch Wagner at InformationWeek highlights iPhone apps designed specifically to help healthcare professionals with diagnosis and treatment, in addition to apps that can help individuals with diet, exercise, weight loss, diabetes, and other health issues.