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Social Marketing News 3-15-10

Sigh. Guess what mega-huge interactive conference is happening right now in Austin? SXSW. Guess who didn’t get to go? Me… a social media blogger that blogs weekly on social media news, and I couldn’t be at the single most important interactive conference of the year. Yeah… It’s ok. At least I can pretend #fakesxsw.

(That’s “South By Southwest” for those of you who do not speak geek.)

Big News from SXSW

Universal Check-in App Confirmed: Brightkite’s Stealth Service - RWW

Big Changes Are Coming to Digg: More Power to Publishers, Less Power to Top DiggersRWW

Twitter’s New “At Anywhere” Platform Allows For Deeper Integration Into Third Party SitesTechCrunch

Sneak Peek: Rhapsody’s Upcoming iPhone AppWired

SXSW: Pandora in the Car Could Kill SiriusPC World

Foursquare and Rival Geo-Location Games Find Lots of Love at SXSWDailyFinance

SXSW Feeds

CMS Wire SXSW News and Articles

Wired SXSW News

Mashable SXSWi

Social Media: Strategy

9 Killer Tips for Location-Based MarketingMashable

Exploring Why Social Business Will Drive 21st Century EnterprisesSocial Computing Journal

4 Ways to Effectively Use Social Media as a CatalystMashable

Why User Competency Matters in Social DesignMashable

Social Media: Consumer Electronics

More Droids Sold In First 74 Days Than iPhones – Nexus One Sales Very SlowTechCrunch

PayPal Launches Revamped iPhone App, Teams With Bump For Phone-Tapping Money Transfers - TechCrunch

Digital Advertising

LivingSocial Raises $25 Million to Take On GrouponMashable

Hitwise: Facebook Hits No. 1 In U.S. – MediaPost

What Kind of Brand Associates With Chatroulette?: French Connection Offers Shopping Spree to Winner Who Hooks Up Using the Webcam Chat RoomAdAge

Twitter Expected To Take The Wraps Off Its Advertising Platform Today – TechCrunch

Internet Trends

How Twitter and Facebook Make Us More ProductiveWired

A Short (and Personal) History of Social Media: Why It’s Important to Consider the Boring Basics That Keep Things SustainableAdAge

Why Wikipedia Should Be Trusted As A Breaking News Source - RWW

5 Ways to Use Google Wave for BusinessMashable

Foursquare Hits 347,000 Checkins in a DayMashable

Reuters to Journalists: Don’t Break News on TwitterMashable

Rachelle Maisner is an Interactive Producer for R&R Partners, and writes about social media at FiveFeetOfDynamite.com.