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Facebook is Many Things…but “UC Killer” is not one of ThemTech Retailers Add No ValueMasters of Design 2009 Party PicsWhere To Find “Sustainable” Employment?Windows 7 on SaleAuthors + Social Media = Tribes…and Tribes Sell BooksBranding Humor for Professionals Who Need a BreakVideo Preview: GE’s Healthymagination ShowcaseNew Influencer: A Social Media and Blogging ClassicFive Creative Ways to Improve Health Care in the Developing WorldDesign It: Shelter Competition Winners Offer Protection From the ElementsSpreadable Media: A Cure for Viral MarketingHow the Portland Art Museum Is Bringing Art to the PeopleLive From PopTech: Designing for ImpactThe Poop Hits the Fan: Vornado Calls B.S. on Dyson, but Does It Matter? [UPDATED]Blogging Is Dead, Long Live Journalism5 Ways Design Thinking Can Raise the Collective IQ of Your BusinessWindows 7 Gets Its Big DayForget Everything You’ve Heard About Book PublishingPolaroid SX-70 and Other Classic Products That Have Social Media at Their CoreInfographic of the Day: Yankees vs. Phillies as They (Probably) Face Off in the World SeriesCan We Switch to 100% Renewable Energy by 2030?GE Launching World’s Largest Carbon Capture Experiment3 in 4 New Phones on AT&T Are iPhonesWal-Mart Plans to Grow by ShrinkingNokia Sues Apple: Jealous Much?Ten Really Dumb Old Inventions and Their Modern CounterpartsNot So Heavy Metal: Three Experimental DesignsNice Party, Windows 7. But Where’s the Software?Is Your Neighborhood Blustery Enough for a Wind Turbine? There’s an App for That.Doctors Get Mobile Heart Monitoring and Check-Ups With Latitude iPhone AppAnnie Hart Strikes AgainLesson For Marketers: Respect Your Prspect’s IntelligenceBack on TrackDesign It: Shelter Competition Winners Offer Protection from the ElementsMicrosoft Video Mocks Apple, Android; Makes Ass of SelfNaked Men in Locker Rooms and Why I Think SMART Objectives Can Undermine Sustainable BehaviorBrand Spotlight: HuluMike Rowe: What Matters More, Judgment or Experience?Does Architecture Have a Foot Fetish?Best of TreeHugger: Congress Funds 3-Wheelers, a Pedal-Powered Laptop Debuts, and Sen. Graham Takes the Climate PlungeGoogle Readying Music Service. What the Hey?Claim Your Name on Reddit, Odeo, Twitter and 338 Other Networks at Once with KnowEmNissan Offers a Valuable Second Life to Electric Car BatteriesSeven Shows That Found a Second Life on HuluInfographic of the Day: We’re Getting Good at Going to MarsRumor: Bing to Get Its Clutches on Twitter’s Feed Before GoogleDutch Design Masters, in Their Own WordsWith New ‘Need for Speed’ and ‘Tiger Woods’ Editions, EA Embraces Online GamesBiden Unveils Blueprint for Energy Efficient Homes, but Will It Work?30 Dumb InventionsThree High-Tech Tools for Understanding Consumer BehaviorWill the World’s Cheapest Solar Lantern Pull in Profits While Igniting Economic Development?People and Powers-That-Be Disagree on BroadbandShow Me the Green Money – How to Find Stimulus Funding for Your Cleantech BusinessOne Company Decides When to Say “When” in Next Phase of Flexible DownsizingLive From PopTech: Bringing Design to Social InnovatorsThe Powers or the People: GOP Rep. Tries to Delay FCC Vote on Who Owns the WebSamsung Raises Hardware Bar With Super-Fast Android PhoneWork/Life: Say It Ain’t So, Shoeless JoeThe Case of the Dumb Smart MetersDell’s Android-Packed Streak Smartbook LeakedStress in the Lives of Working WomenHow to Stream Your Music From Mac to AnywhereFutures Thinking: Asking the QuestionPerformance AnxietyKanye West is Alive, But Memes May Be In DangerOn “A Problem-Solver’s Guide”Bing Adds Real-Time Twitter and Facebook Updates. When Will Google Step Up? [Update: Google Stepped Up!]“Shop Class as Soulcraft”: A Book That Revels in Alternative Thinking for DesignersMotivating or Crushing Team Spirit: What We Can Learn from Nonprofit BoardsQ-Bert Will Love Rem Koolhaas’ New City Hall in RotterdamEntrepreneurs Behaving Badly…Adventures in Personal BrandingWho Benefits When Media Industries and Academics Dialogue?Natural CapitalismNissan Offers a Second Life to Electric Car BatteriesAnita Borg Social Impact Award Winner and Denice Denton Award WinnerNew York’s Green GiantPower of a Zero Mean Noise SignalHOW TO CLOSE THE CORPORATE GAP? BRIDGE BUILDERS NEEDED!Debunking Myths About Gen YCan Beijing Design Week Make China an Innovator Instead of a Copycat?Did Sears Just Whoop Wal-Mart, Amazon, and Target in the Book-Price War?Bookmarks Killer iCyte Lets You Tag, Take Notes, and Share URLsLap Dances at Yahoo’s Hack Days? A Lesson in Monitoring a Global BrandCan the iPhone Help Save Magazines?The Underwater Cabinet Meeting and 5 Other Global Warming PR StuntsHopenhagen: Turning the World’s Attention to the Cop15 SummitUndead Tech: the Wrist-Mounted Cell PhoneIf It’s Not iPhones, What’s Apple’s Extra Air Freight For?KaChing Takes the Thinking Out of the Stock Market GambleEverything but the Paper Cut: Eye-popping Ways Artists Use PaperU2 and John Mayer Inject Their Music With Some Augmented Web 2.0Why the Bournemouth Reef Will Make Fish, Beach Bums, and Surfers HappyApple Finally Unveils Its Expensive 27-Inch Television5 Big Ideas: What Honda’s Mini-Documentaries Can Teach Non-FilmmakersBlog World ’09: Tips from Social Media ProsInfographic of the Day: How Do You Dig a Subway Tunnel, Anyway?Vicon Helps You Capture Your Life Without Lifting a FingerWill 3-D Displays Spiff Up Cell Phones?You’ve Asked for Feedback on Your Performance, Now What?Cause Marketing Even More Important for Women In Down EconomyThe Sai: Toyota’s Second HybridNew Loopt App Helps You With Random Hookups … NowRosetta Stone: Uniting The World Through Language LearningSVPPLY: High-Style Shopping, Curated by the CrowdDoes Everything Need a Touch Screen?Change is PersonalApple Magic Mouse Hands OnOne Exceptional Product Isn’t EnoughSeven Shows That Found a Second Life on HuluForms of Business Organization and How to Choose OneCoke’s Master of Design Meets the Porsche PanameraBreaking Down Advertising’s WallsGM-Backed Coskata Breaks Ground on Feedstock-Flexible Ethanol Facility‘Viral Loop’ Book Signing With Fast Company’s Adam PenenbergAdvertising Launch: Verizon Android Takes on iPhoneTop 5 Tips for Hiring Top TalentSony Dabbles in Part-Serious, Part-Toy 3-D Display TechDavid Adjaye: Starchitect, LuminaryNPR’s New Wi-Fi Radio is a Baby Boomer’s BoomboxRock Band for iPhone Launches to Thunderous ApplauseInside PopTech’s Solar-Powered Bag FLAP: Testing Across AfricaSpike Jonze’s Newest Project: Resuscitating Kanye’s Withered Public ImageAll Coat-Checks Should be This CoolFarewell to Shepard’s “Fairey Use” MovementCut the Cable: All-Time Top 10 TV Shows on HuluIntroducing Guest Blogger Rob Tannen: Your Hands Are in Good HandsPlastic Logic Finally Unwraps Its Que E-ReaderCreating Virtual Interfaces for Physical People$5M to Make NYC a Hub for Biotech StartupsShould Unemployed Americans Look for Work Abroad?Test-Driving the Networked Body: Philips DirectLifeInfographic of the Day: Watch the World Wake Up, on TwitterVerizon Getting Some Motorola Droid, and iPhone Action?Spring’s Dual-Screen, Color, Web-Browsing E-Reader Poses a Serious Threat to the KindleThe 11th Commandment: Sustainability, for a House of GodGM-Backed Coskata Breaks Ground on Feedstock-Flexible Ethanol FacilityViral Loop iPhone App Predictions GameFast Company On Air: ‘Where the Wild Things Are’Richard Rogers Bags Britain’s Highest Architectural PrizeIntel Explains How an Internet Addiction Can Offend Everyone This Holiday SeasonThe Perils of Being Closed Minded During Brainstorming SessionsMilcom 2009World Forestry CongressUncle Jake and my jobWhere the Wild Things AreTwitter’s New Wine Gets You Drunk on Social CausesLinkedIn Reaches 50M UsersStep Into the Matrix: The Art of Ester StockerWant Teens to Notice Your Product Placement? Use the WebHacks and the CityFTC Sticks to Its Regulations as Blogger Backlash BuildsCalatrava’s New Train Station and 8 More High-Speed Rail Hubs on the HorizonWhat ‘Splatter’ Means for the Future of NetflixIs Creativity Worth $964 an Hour?Sir Groovy Offers Fast-Track Music Licensing for TV and Movie ProducersAre American Energy Companies Investing in a Bolivian Carbon Offset Scam?Google Finally Taps Real-Time Search, Via YouTube–Why?Using Nature as Divine Design InspirationSmart Speed Bumps Punish You for SpeedingYou Can Only Manage What You MeasureBill Gates Pledges $120M to Fund the Next Green RevolutionSamsung Ditches Middleman, Brings Blockbuster, Amazon Content to TVsInnovation Inbox: Fast Company’s Daily NewsletterIdeaPaint: Turn Your Entire Office Into a WhiteboardEasing the Switch to Green Office SuppliesUK’s Channel 4 Scores First Full-Length Programs on YouTube, Bad News for HuluOne Year Later–Flexible Downsizing and Hard Choices Post-Recession, Pre-RecoveryAre Your Employees Telling You What You Want to Hear?Google Trike View: Innovation or Three-Wheeled Privacy Invasion?Are You Building Your Career Pyramid?2010 Olympic Medals Are Made From Old ElectronicsGoogle Wave Theater: Pulp Fiction$3.7B in Digital Sales? That’s Entertainment!Weekend Design Porn: “Design USA” at the Cooper-HewittEthical Halloween Candy: The 4 Most Sustainable Brands