Links of the day

Bay Partners falls apart, latest sign of crisis in venture industry | VentureBeat – finance in Silicon Valley is changing, technology companies have moved away from big capital investments like computers and silicon micro-chips to web 2.0-type applications

Predictably Irrational » Why Businesses Don’t Experiment – the flipside of the the innovators dilemma

Protecting creativity: Copyright and wrong | The Economist – explanation of why current copyright regulations need to be liberalised to match a digital world

FT Deal With Foursquare Lets Users ‘Unlock’ Paywall | paidContent

Obama Loves Infographic Movies (and Edward Tufte) – information aesthetics

SWEDEN.SE – The official gateway to Sweden — features, facts, music, film

30-plus Google Analytics tools

Japan’s Nikkei Newspaper Restricts Links to Its Web Site – NYTimes.com – mad as a bag of cats

Internet Freedom – good post by Fred Wilson

Older consumers a key target in China

McDonald’s among top digital brands in Asia – Warc

Digital Economy Bill: Quick Guide To All 45 Measures | paidContent:UK

Inappropriate Labour PPC tweets| Evening Standard

Matrix: How To Choose Social Media Programs by Brand, Lifestyle, Product or Location « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang

Wired 9.09: My Own Private Tokyo – William Gibson on Tokyo

Social media insights from #DEBill / we are social

The Digital Economy Bill: Thinking further about copyright – confused of calcutta

CHART OF THE DAY: Facebook Is Absolutely Crushing The Competition