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Journalism is in hour of ‘grave peril,’ says top government regulator | Company Town | Los Angeles TimesAmerican media is not “producing the body of news and information that democracy needs to conduct its civic dialogue,” Copps said in an interview with the BBC’s Katty Kay.

RIM acquires The Astonishing Tribe (TAT), the SWAT team of UI design | BGR | Boy Genius Report – interesting move, Blackberry devices definitely need help in their UI

PASS THE BATON – really interesting Japanese vintage shop

Google-Yahoo Deal Is Cleared In Japan – somehow I thought this would get through ^_^

virtualeconomics: Why a paywall might make sense for the Telegraph this time – interesting article that speculates Facebook display ads will eat the newspaper industry

iPhone Slips Past BlackBerry to Become No. 1 Smartphone, Android Not Far Behind | Fast Company

When (And How) Will China Create A World-Class Brand? « Jing Daily : The Business of Luxury and Culture in China – really interesting review of the Chinese luxury industry<

kozykitchens – Kozue Kitchens of kozyndan fame’s Tumblr account

YouTube Blog: Great Scott! Over 35 Hours of Video Uploaded Every Minute to YouTube – the rate of growth of content is phenomenal

» New iPhone OS supports our network technology to boost smartphone performance News: Nokia Siemens Networks blog – interesting that Apple has cleaned up network performance

ArtTactic’s Contemporary Chinese Art Analysis: Asian Demand Driving Prices To Pre-Boom Levels « Jing Daily : The Business of Luxury and Culture in China – impressive price increases, art is considered a hedge against inflation