StraightUpSocial News Links for 10/7/2009

A Walk Into Google Wave

Steve Rubel at Forbes shares his impressions of Google Wave, asking two key questions along the way: What problem(s) does it solve? And, what problem(s) does it create?

Mobile Advertising Is Shaping Up To Be All Search

Erick Schonfeld at TechCrunch passes along data on the projected growth of mobile search advertising, and why Google is so focused on this market.

New Facebook Beta Home Page Looks a Little Liter

Eric Eldon at Inside Facebook takes a closer look at a new test version of Facebook’s news feed.