StraightUpSocial News Links for 10/29/2008

LinkedIn Means Business With New Application Platform

Jason Kincaid at TechCrunch previews LinkedIn’s new application platform called InApps, and how it differs from app platforms available on other social networks.

AdaptiveBlue takes a fresh tack with Glue, a semantic social network

Chris Morrison at VentureBeat tests the stickiness of Glue, a new browser plugin that adds links and info to web pages while you browse, in addition to comments from friends using Glue.

Improving the FriendFeed experience on Facebook

Benjamin at FriendFeed’s friendblog points out how simple it is to add your FriendFeed stream as a tab in your Facebook profile.