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2009 Anita Borg Change Agent Award WinnersSix Decades of Monumental Architecture: Skidmore, Owings & MerrillWould You Like Carbon Insurance With That Latte?Day 2: A Question of ColorThe Biggest Stories of Our Time, VisualizedInternal Versus External: Part of the Lessons I Learned from Doing Business in ChinaREFRESH YOUR BUSINESS PARTNERSHow Charity Newcomers are Revolutionizing the Non-Profit SectorPushing the Limits: A Look at ACLU and PETAGovernment Funding for Startups Really Does Exist, Uncle Sam Ponies Up $2.5B in Q3German Architect Asks: Why Build High Rises When We Can Build Mountains?New Speaker Design Turns Music Into Water-and-Light ShowInfographic of the Day: Choose Your Own Adventure Books, VisualizedNo Small Feat: GiveCard Pioneers MicrogivingPeer-to-Peer Lending Explained: Brother, Can You Spare $100?The Health Care Industry Has a Big, Fat Carbon FootprintGood Design Is a Gift That Keeps on GivingLED Galaxy Dress: The World’s Largest Wearable LED DisplayBlanket America’s Charitable Capitalism Is Going ViralTagger With ALS Now Makes Virtual GraffitiHow Thriller Novelist J.C. Hutchins Turned a Passionate Fan Base Into Successful Book SalesAre Plug-In Vehicles Bad for the Environment?Nike Designers to Tackle College Football With Pro-Combat GearYouTube Experiments With Ads You Can SkipFacebook and Twitter Come to Xbox Live This TuesdayFirefighter 360 Augmented Reality Game–It’s Hot!Space Shots: A Sneak Peek at Lynn Davis’ Photo Book for Launch LoversHP Acquires 3Com for $2.7 Billion, Brings Fight to CiscoHunch Confirms that Liberals Enjoy Vegetables, Conservatives Like Fried ChickenWill a $1.25B Antitrust Settlement From Intel and New Fusion Chips Save AMD?Will Customer Outrage Ruin Verizon’s Smartphone Campaign?Job Market Giving You a Hard Time? Keep Your Pants OnApple Reforms App Approval as Facebook Developer Vows “Never Again”Sprint Vaults Ahead in 4G Race, But Verizon is Close BehindGoogle Lets You Search World Bank DataGoogle Lets You Search World Bank DataThe Truth About Funders and NonprofitsSpace Shots: A Sneak Peek at Lynn Davis’ Photo Book for Launch LoversA Question of ColorWhy Shelter Books Are Getting ShutteredNew EU Cookie Law Smacks Of Windows Vista’s Constant NaggingJoseph Goebbels Would Have Loved This Youtube Video!Best Digital Practices in the Health IndustryEnvironment and Animals Intersect as Nature’s CauseDemi-God of Art Designs BridgeWhat Will Solar Sail-Powered Spaceships Tell Us About Space?Would Jim Carrey Rather Be Starring in Tim Burton’s “Alice In Wonderland”?Phaidon’s 100-Year, 1000-Product Survey of DesignJoule Biotechnologies Figures Out How to Make Fuel From AirSightUnseen: Lifestyles of the Young and DesignyModern Warfare 2 Breaks Unspoken Rule of Game Gore: Just Have Fun8 Gadgets to Make Your Business Trip More FunDo Solar Curtains on Buildings Make Sense?It’s a Boat! It’s a Plane! It’s BMW Oracle’s Wing Sail!Wonderwall’s New Godiva Outpost in ToykoVideo-Conferencing Wars: Now Logitech Enters the FrayMore Details of Mozilla’s Wave-like Raindrop LeakNau Pop-Up Shop Is Serious About SustainabilityTwitter’s New Retweet Feature Is Not the ApocalypseYee-haw! Texas Dominates Best-Performing Cities IndexBlackberry and Palm Apps Getting Better, but Not Fast EnoughGeekiest Chic: Computer-Generated JewelryHawaii’s Deep Blue Solution to A/C WoesVia Wheat-Based Plastics, Ford Slashes Petroleum and CO2 EmissionsNew EU Cookie Law Smacks Of Windows Vista’s Constant NaggingGoogle Lets You Search World Bank DataWhen Design Is Also the TeacherDriving Dramatic Progress through Touchstone Events10 Green Startups to WatchCongress of CitiesProductronicaKioskCom Self-Service ExpoApple Is World’s Most Profitable Handset MakerHow Dropping Your Ego and Picking Good Mentors Can Earn You $750 MilPhaidon’s 100-Year, 1000-Product Survey of DesignArt House: The Private Spaces of 8 Great ArtistsIntroduction to the Digital Influence in Social Cause ReportThe Post-Big Era: Will Small-Scale Ingenuity Replace Large-Scale Architecture?In Japan, Even the Barcodes Are Well DesignedInfographic of the Day: Does Adding Teachers Improve Education?Best of TreeHugger: High Flying Wind Turbines, the Huge Spike in E-Waste, and the Ugliest Hybrid of them AllJapan’s Swankiest Capsule HotelBetter than Smart Meters: TalkingPlug Monitors Power Use and Controls Appliances7-Eleven House Wine Taste Test: My Mom Takes a Spin Down Yosemite RoadIs the Health of Your Employees Your Business?Inside Coke’s “Freestyle” Soda FountainCan Online TV Guide SetJam Pry Viewers From Their Clicker?Blockbuster to Rent Movies on SD Cards, but Why?Preserve Everyday Tableware Is Designed for Consumers to KeepCutting Through The Noise – Getting Marketing On the MapAre Wireless Road Trains the Cure for Traffic Congestion?Vistaprint: Completely Changing the Printing IndustryPlot Jewelry Is Neckwear for Data FiendsWhy Values Trump Rules and RegulationReinventing the MBA: 4 Reasons to Mix Business With Design ThinkingTracking H1N1 in (Near) Real TimeWhat’s Wrong With the Analysis of “What’s Wrong With Charitable Giving-and How to Fix It”Raw Honesty as a Social Media Strategy (Part 1): The US ArmyIntel’s Pricy e-Reader Packs Added Accessibility for Millions of New UsersPanama: The Future Hong Kong of Latin America?Facebook Hijackers Speak Out About… School Project?Secret Weapon in the Job Hunt Today: PersonalityCan “Freemium” Work? Babbel and WSJ Say No and One of Them Is WrongDow 10,000 and 10% Unemployment: A Dangerous Reciprocity That Signals Need for ChangeWhat Happens If Apple Grows Too Fast?New Models for Engaging Consumers: A Report from Opportunity GreenWill Video Tweets Finally Put Our Webcams to Use?Freedom Leg Makes Crutches a Thing of the PastApple Leapfrogs Nokia as World’s #1 Handset MakerHow To Be A Great Nonprofit Board Member, Especially NowWeb-based World ChangePalm Hopes Building Apps on the Web Will Draw DevelopersA Japanese Design Master’s Disappearing ActAlesia Shute and Everything’s Okay: Another Story Inspiring ChangeSustainable Sites Initiative: A LEED Rating System for LandscapesA Nose for InnovationExamining the Digital Influence in Social Cause ReportTop 5: Green GadgetsREPORT: Digital Influence in Social CauseThe Snuggie Is Everywhere. WTF?Penalty! Unnecessary Blandness! Redesigning the Worst NFL Helmet Graphics20th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin WallAbandoned Mines: The New Algae-Harvesting Powerhouses?EnerDel to Give the Clunky Army Humvee a Hybrid MakeoverWhat Can Yahoo Learn From Malware?Infographic of the Day: The Jobless Rate for People Like YouIs Mobile Rickrolling the First Step in an iPhone Virus Outbreak?Strip Tease: A Sneak Peek at the New Hard Rock Hotel, VegasAutodesk Offers Free Carbon Management Tool for BusinessesInside the IED Battle Drill: How Hollywood Is Prepping Soldiers for Roadside AttacksWinky Dink and the Low-Tech Future of Interaction DesignNew “iPhone Nano” Might Not Be an iPhone at AllIs the Atmosphere Simpler Than We Thought?Quick, Hide the Solar Panels!Cisco’s Collaboration Platform: Facebook for Business?Technology: Mobile Apps Are Where It’s AtLooking for Inspiration for Hotel Design? Try Violent, Profane MoviesPETCO’s Pesky Puppies Found in Los Angeles Park: Ingenious or Invasive?Video: Litl Webook Looks Intriguing, but I’m Still Confused [NetBooks]A Japanese Design Master’s Disappearing ActSpanish Team Goes Ant for Combat, Logistic AlgorithmGoogle’s Data Show Tennessee, Florida Most Troubled Over Health CareRazorfish’s FEED Study: Brands Are the New CelebrityiPhone-Loving Verizon Drops Another Lump of Coal Into AT&T’s StockingHow can Twitter Lists help Job Seekers? Top 400 job posters on TwitterreCareered: Who’s Hiring in Health Care – November 2009Step Out of Your Comfort Zone – Why are job seekers are afraid to change?reCareered: Whos Hiring – Top Employers week of 11-2-09American Public Health Association Annual MeetingUFO Crash Retrieval ConferenceCorporate Volunteering: Top 7 Requests & the Bad, Better and Best Responses (1 of 7)Strip Tease: A Sneak Peek at the New Hard Rock Hotel, VegasWinners Announced in the 2009 World Architecture FestivalWinners Announced in the 2009 World Architecture Festival’30 Rock’ Ends Product Placement Speculation, Writes Cisco Into Last Night’s EpisodeLisa Strausfeld, Yves Behar, and Abbott Miller Form Supergroup, Design Litl NetbookBlu Dot Drops Chairs on NYC Streets; Tracks Movements, Cool, but is it Marketing?Does It Feel Green in Here? Turning Down the Office Thermostat Doesn’t Save EnergyRotterdam’s Fantastic Plan to Make Storm Water BeautifulBauhaus: A Hot House for IdeasInfographic of the Day: How Do Different Wines Taste?Air Filter Uses Plants to Filter ToxinsU.S. and U.K.’s Individuality Is Depressing, but Social Nets May HelpThe Rhythm of Design: How Being a Marine Drummer Set My Lifetime Creative TempoFluidic Energy Bets on Next-Gen Metal-Air BatteriesAP Tightens Grip on Internet News With App-Making AppGambit Lets You Be a Mechanical Turk for Social Game CreditsEnvironment = Action$9M Investment in Heat-Harnessing Geodynamics Project Rocks!How Long Can Free Broadcast TV Last? Not Long, PerhapsEscaping Your Inner Mental PrisonAre You Measuring the Wrong Things?Postal Strike Returns Brits to Old-School TechStreaming Video? Forget Myka or Roku and Get Windows 7Layar Augmented Reality App Hits 200th Data LayerFinding the Customer You Didn’t Know You HadMon Dieu! Apple Store Coming to the LouvreThe World’s Most Efficient Electric Car Is Tinier Than a Golf CartBlueBeat’s Hank Risan: That’s Not the Beatles, It’s a “Virtual Cover Band”What It Means to Lead Your BossLamp Powered by Phone Lines Is a Sneaky Way to Get Around Energy Costs