StraightUpSocial News Links for 6/06/2008

FriendFeed adds personalized recommendations

Bret Taylor at the FriendFeed blog shares the details of the service’s new “Best Of” feature, which links to the most popular FriendFeed items from the past day, week, or month according to the people you’re subscribed to.

Implementation Focus: LinkedIn

Nate Koechley at the Yahoo! User Interface blog sits down with 3 LinkedIn web developers to discuss how the Yahoo User Interface fits into their site development process. (video included)

Plurk: Unique or Just Another Twitter Clone?

Muhammad Saleem offers up a very thorough review of Plurk, a lifestreaming service that could provide some serious competition for Twitter.