StraightUpSocial News Links for 2/25/2009

Members of Congress Twitter Through Obama’s Big Speech

Peter Hamby at CNN shares with us some of the tweets from members of Congress during last night’s presidential address.

AOL’s social strategy: Merge Bebo, AIM, all else

Rafe Needleman at CNET News investigates how AOL is working to merge its social properties, including Bebo, AIM, ICQ, SocialThing, Yedda, and Goowy Media.

Marketers Adapt as Social Networks Attract Older Users

Michael Learmonth at Advertising Age takes a closer look at the changing demographics of popular social networks, and what it means for marketers.