StraightUpSocial News Links for 8/18/2008

Social Media in the Inc. 500: The First Longitudinal Study

Researchers at The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth release their findings on social media adoption among Inc. 500 companies. (Kudos to James Lewin at Podcasting News for the link.)

The Death of Podcasting and the Rise of Videocasting? No, It’s About Options

Ben Parr at Mashable returns from the 4th Annual New Media Expo to explain how podcasting has evolved.

New Media Expo: Top Ten Take Aways

Michael W. Geoghegan, founder and CEO of GigaVox Media, shares his top ten impressions of this year’s New Media Expo.