StraightUpSocial News Links for 1/21/2009

Record On Ustream – A Day To Remember

Brad Hunstable at Ustream says the live video streaming service “powered more than an estimated 3.8 million streams” during the U.S. presidential inauguration day, a total that was likely helped along by the recent release of Ustream’s iPhone app.

Inauguration Day, by the Numbers

Caroline McCarthy at CNET’s The Social provides an overview of usage stats for some popular social networking sites.

Facebook’s Big Day: 1.5 Million Obama-Related Status Updates Via CNN

Michael Arrington at TechCrunch shares stats from Facebook, reporting more than 1.5 million inauguration day-related status updates via the Facebook Connect integration with CNN.com.