Links of the day

News on Japan – New-old ‘Forest Girls’ fashion of Japan

Posterous Now Syncs Posts With Facebook Pages

Official Google Blog: Introducing the Google Chrome OS – interesting that this is a completely separate project from Android

McClure’s Asia Music News | Online, mobile content distribution up in Japan

PR 2.0 will double your workload

Digital Britain: Government vows to cut illegal file-sharing by 70%

The 10 Twitter Commandments | Econsultancy

Street Portrait Photo How To – Video – Wired

Opinion-UK mobile merger may benefit losing bidders

Reinventing Marketing: Alan Mitchell uses ‘mad sheep rage’ to unravel the mysteries behind marketing effectiveness – Marketing news – Marketing magazine

Coffee Republic in administration

FT.com – Managers who act like owners

Addicts of the Information Age – WSJ.com

Lighting Designers | Skinflint Design | Cornwall and UK – really cool found design artifacts

Communities Dominate Brands: Anatomy of a False Rumor in the Age of Twitter

Social Bookmark & Sharing Widgets for your Website – Add This, Add To Any or Share This

Official Google Research Blog: International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML 2009) in Montreal

Yahoo to Formally Launch New Research Tool – Digits – WSJ

Mini-MeasurementCamp July / we are social

Apple AT&T iPhone Monopoly Under Attack.

How Facebook Poaches From Google, Yahoo and LinkedIn