StraightUpSocial News Links for 7/01/2008

Digg Recommendation Engine Rolling Out

Kevin Rose at Digg announces the launch of Digg’s recommendation-based engine, which will be available to a sampling of users and is expected to roll out site-wide in the near future.

FriendFeed iPhone interface

Bret Taylor at the FriendFeed Blog announces the availability of a “specialized iPhone interface” with font sizes, graphics and forms specifically designed for the iPhone.

The 3 minute LinkedIn Overview video

Surya Yalamanchili at the LinkedIn Blog has details on the social network’s collaboration with CommonCraft to release a video to help explain the basics of LinkedIn.