StraightUpSocial News Links for 3/20/2009

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Social RSS Reader Streamy Now Open to Everyone

Josh Lowensohn at CNET News reviews the recent upgrade to Streamy, which Lowensohn describes as a “personalized home page meets social feed reader.”

A More Local, Social Citysearch

Claire Cain Miller at The New York Times has the specifics of a redesign for Citysearch, which include “more user-generated content and social networking” to compete with sites like Yelp.

Facebook Poll: 94% Of Users Don’t Like Redesign

Michael Arrington at TechCrunch shares results of a Facebook application polling users on the sites redesign. Not a lot of thumbs up.

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