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Why Every Job Seeker Needs To BlogFinding Sense ( and Dollars) In The White SpaceIf Privacy Is the New Celebrity, Then Ashton Kutcher Needs a New CareerMicrosoft’s Deskerity Project Combines the Powers of Pen, Touch, Gesturing, VoiceMicrosoft’s Translating! Telephone Almost Flawless, Instant InterpreterWorkerExpress, a Startup to Innovate Construction Labor, Launches at the d.school Beta Trade ShowInfographic of the Day: The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill’s Impact, Part 2From “Awww” to Awesome: “Babies” Doc Funds Incubators to Help Save 20M InfantsMicrosoft’s Sleep Server Can Green Corporate NetworksEnterprise Users Are People Too: Google Apps Expanded to Include Picasa, Blogger, Reader, and MoreFacebook to Add Location Features “as Early as This Month,” McDonald’s to Be First PartnerDay One at the World Economic Forum on AfricaGood News of the Day: U.S. Carbon Emissions Dropped 7% in 2009Dumbphone Statistics: Oh Right, Not Everyone Has a SmartphoneGoogle Goggles App Translates the Real World, So You Can Remain Monolingual ForeverLayar Launches Augmented Reality Search Engine Layar StreamAt a Stanford d.school Trade Show, a Concept to Help Students Eat HealthierHow Google Wave Got Its Groove BackCreating Engaging Spaces for Engaging Ideas at the d.school’s Beta Trade ShowSpring Cleaning: Get Rid of the Crappy Stuff in Your OrganizationFerrari Drops Wickedly Sneaky Cigarette Advertising From Its Race CarsFacebook Fronts on Foursquare, Drinks McDonald’s MilkshakeMarket Chaos! The 998.5 point drop and the mechanism explainedWhat Would da Vinci and Edison Say to Today’s Innovators?Stanford d.school Students Prototype on the Cheap In “Extreme Affordability” ClassIron Man 2’s Secret Sauce: 3-D PrintingWork/Life: A New Day Dawns on the TarmacFacebook Adds Unlike to Pages, Still Won’t Go for the Thumbs-Down Dislike VoteSix Steps to a Successful Entrepreneurial CommunityInfographic: Banking Gone WildTheme Announced for 48 Hour Magazine, Over 6,000 Contributors Have Two Days to “Hustle”Spira Foam Car Saves Pedestrians From Searing PainUse Your Business’ Reach For Financial GainRobots in Knife Slasher Gore Movie–For ScienceFishermen Score Restraining Order Against BPAngel Investors More Powerful Than VCsIt’s Official: Apple Has Become the ManHere Today, Gone TomorrowARM’s Smart Meter Market Stirs Apple-ARM SpeculationWhy Content Curation Is Here to StayThis Is Twitter, There Are Rules: How AFP Stole a Photographer’s Work, Then Sued HimAlternative Fuels & Vehicles ConferenceFloating Cities, Parasitic Tents, Environment Transformers, and Other Doomsday CheatsBig News in Pharma OutsourcingTop 3 Job Search Strategies To Set Yourself ApartPutting the Brakes on the Race to the BottomLED Flowers Bloom When It Gets DarkDrug Rugs: Designer Turns Viagra Into Stuff of Elegant Interiors11 Ways You Can Make Your Space as Collaborative as the Stanford d.schoolLife in 2020: Your Dating History on Display and Other Faintly Disturbing PredictionsSkyline Solar Gets Fast-Tracked Through the USPTO Green Tech ProgramGoogle Streamlines, Targets Search: Its Biggest Change in YearsSmart Solar Panels Shine at the Stanford d.school’s Beta Trade ShowGulf of Mexico Spill Inspires Digitally Produced “Oil Paintings”Yahoo Slams Google in New, Ill-Conceived AdsFmr. Secretary of Labor Robert Reich on FTC: Why Investigate Apple? Investigate Banks!Sustainability Faceoff: Chevron vs. ExxonMobilWalmart de México y Centroamérica Orders Wind Power in BulkApple’s iAd Goes ViP, Leaving Google Behind the Velvet RopesPrison Valley Interactive Documentary Puts Anti-Social Behavior Into Social MediaFacebook’s Global Emotion Analysis: Sports Can Make Us Sad Like Disasters DoFinally, Blind, Dyslexic People Can Read Howard Stern’s “Private Parts”FCC Pushes for Net Neutrality and Internet Regulation: What Happens Next? [Update]i Heart U: Apple Patents Biometric iPhone UnlockNASA Fires Off a Test Rocket It Hopes to Never Really UseOpera Shivs Flash, Brohugs HTML5Advice to BP: Forget Your Brand Image and Concentrate on Your Brand’s SoulInfographic of the Day: The Tangled Web of Carmaker AlliancesThe iPad Shines a Light at the End of the News Design TunnelA Pitch to Mark Zuckerberg to Ghostwrite His Tips for Managing a Successful StartupPersistence is the Key to SuccessHow Can Social Media Save Print? With A Simple iPhone AppDirtiest Hotels of 2009: A Lesson in Sparking CuriosityTHE MOST INFLUENTIAL WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY 2010 – Jill TarterApril 2010 Hiring Trends Show Slow Employment ImprovementsWho’s Hiring – Top employers week of 5-3-105 Worst iPad Sleeves (and 1 Awesome One)Bespoke: New York’s Museum of Art and Design Features Handmade BikesBingo WorldGovernment in the Digital Age: How Anil Dash’s Expert Labs Is Speeding DemocracyIs Goldman Sachs the Face of Capitalism?Rick Tetzeli Joins Fast Company as Executive EditorChevy Volt Faces Its Uphill Battle With “Mountain Mode”Infographic of the Day: The Best Guide to the Oil Spill’s ImpactsRichard Florida’s Creative Destruction, Spatial Fix and The Great ResetRedesigning Education: Why Can’t We Be in Kindergarten for Life?Threadsy Smooshes Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, and More Into a Surprisingly Clean Stream8 Lessons for Creating Social ImpactEnvironmental Organizations Drawing Up Subpoenas for BP, Halliburton Over Gulf Oil Spill EvidenceTED Opens Its Video Library to Broadcast Television WorldwideFerrari F10 Steering Wheel Looks Like a Robot Barfed on ItThe New York Times’s Lackluster, Steve-Jobs-Disapproved iPad App: It’s Amazon’s FaultGoogle Chrome 5 Beta: Fastest Chrome Yet Brings Native Flash SupportThe d.school’s Beta Trade Show Features Ideas From 11 Entrepreneurial TeamsLift ConferenceHow to Build a Monument to Nazi Evil Without Celebrating ItAndre Kikoski’s Gutsy Guggenheim Restaurant Design Wins James Beard AwardIntel Takes Aim at Apple and ARM With New Atom ChipsHere’s an Idea: Light Bulbs Make Us Better ThinkersUsers of Facebook’s Social Network Are Mostly Anti-Social: PollLegal Debates Aside, Companies Should Pay InternsGaming is Serious Business (even at IBM)News Corp’s Murdoch Bites iTunes’ AnklesIndia Establishes National Environmental Tribunal – Should The U.S. Start One Too?Nissan Leaf EV to Have Ultra-Cheap Battery PackMicrosoft’s Spindex Wants to Aggregate Your Social Net Wranglings So You Don’t Have ToInfographic: Is This Old AC Really Destroying the World?!Innovation: The Sales Meeting, the iPad, and the Juggling BeariPhone 4 Firmware Reveals File-Sharing, Orientation Lock, and How to Close Multitasking Apps [Updated]The New United-Continental Logo: Flying a Little Too Close TogetherCreating the TurnaroundCrib Sheet: Tony Hayward, CEO of BP, Not FrodoLessons For Recruiting Top Talent (Hint: Don’t Pay Them)National Broadband? There’s One Already–With No Taxpayer Funding!Jill Tarter, Director of SETIStrategic Planning is Dead – Setting a Sound Strategic Direction is NotMajor Facebook Security Flaw Makes Private Chats and Requests PublicNew Sons of Design Reinvent the Solar Panel for “Sunny Memories”Not Boring: The Importance of the SampleGoogle Riding 3D Trend with BumpTop AcquisitionStop Learning From Your Failures, It Creates a Culture of FearTHE JOB INTERVIEW EXPERIENCE: BUILDING A RELATIONSHIP OR …?7 Ways to Protect Times Square–Without Invasive CamerasThe World According to Monsanto: Pollution, Corruption, and the Control of Our Food SupplyGulf Oil Spill Cleanup Solutions Sought on the Floors of Hair Salons [Update]A Sports-Arena Skybox, the Sprockets WayTokyo Hospital Turns Used Adult Diapers Into FueleBoy’s Pixelated Design Genius Is Now an iPhone GameSustainability Faceoff: Walmart vs. TargetFord Syncs With U of M Students for Cloud-Connected Car AppsBuilding a Fashion Runway at School? At the d.school, YesTwitter to Debut Embeddable Pull QuotesGrant Achatz’s Next Restaurant: Dinner and a Movie, CombinedBill Gates: The Pen Is Mightier Than the Finger in Tablet ComputingMeredith Artley, Managing Editor at CNN.comShawn Baldwin from CMG inside the Milken Institute Global ConferenceInfographic of the Day: We’re Drowning in Green Label GlutIs California the New Detroit? BYD Latest Automaker to Go WestWhy the Times Square Bomb Fizzled Rather Than BoomedCell Phone Networks Gang Up on Apple, GoogleGoogle’s Editions E-Bookstore To Chase Apple, Amazon, in JuneKaiser Permanente Launches Health Care Industry’s First Sustainability ScorecardStarbucks Opens LEED Pilot Shop in NYCOfferpal Joins the Virtual Currency Game, Battling The Big One: FacebookNing Will Remain Free for Public SchoolteachersTHE MOST INFLUENTIAL WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY 2010 – Meredith ArtleyA Teachable MomentBiomimicry Challenge: TOA Uses Fungi to Reimagine Sustainable NeighborhoodsTHE MOST INFLUENTIAL WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY 2010 – Amber CaseWeMedia’s iPad Economy“No One Tells Me To Shut Up!”: Cool Graphics From the American Labor MovementWhere Work Is Play: The d.school’s Play ClassWork Smart: How to Write a To-Do ListStorage Towers Show Innovation in All Its Messy Glory at Stanford d.schoolInfographic of the Day: The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Will Be Bigger Than Valdez in 35 DaysAlmost Genius: Plates Double as Nutritional InfographicsIBM’s CityOne Is Like Sim City, Except the Solutions Are RealDesign Student Tackles Scourge of Used BubblegumGoogle Buys 3-D Multitouch Desktop Software Maker BumpTopAmazon Updates Kindle With Facebook and Twitter SupportBIO International ConventionApple iPad 3G’s Opening Weekend: Video Restrictions, Jailbreaking, and ShortagesA Year in the Life of an Advisory Board MemberiPad Sales Officially Rocket Past One MillionWordPress: A Brand to be ManagedFluid Dynamics: The Flexible, Transformable d.school ClassroomsHow the Gulf Oil Spill Will Extend Far Beyond the GulfBusiness@Large – One More College Commencement Speech…Is H.264 Video Dangerous for Our Future Heritage?Cisco, Ericcson Are Tops in Greenpeace’s Cool IT LeaderboardCraigslist CEO Responds to Subpoena Citing Prostitution Ads [Update]When Giving a Commencement Address, Respect Your AudienceAmber Case – Digital PhilosopherHow to succeed in business by really listeningGoogle Makes First Direct Investment in Utility-Scale Clean EnergyYouTube Wants to Let You Charge for Your Keyboard Cat RemixWhy Freebies Can Cost YouFinally, New Jersey Design That Doesn’t Smell Like Axe BodysprayDid Amazon’s Social Networking Injection Just Kill the Kindle’s Killer Feature?Internet Explorer’s Market Share Slips: The Beginning of the End?Bumped Passengers, Fines Aside, “It’s All About Relationships” for Southwest AirlinesSustainable Fun at the Danish World Expo 2010 Pavilion10th Anniversary of GPS’s Nonmilitary ExpansionNascar: Race Against TimeFreaks and GeeksThe Mekanism Guarantee: They Engineer ViralityMinneapolis: Broadband Everywhere, for Everyone [Fast Cities 2010]Boston: Artists as Residents [Fast Cities 2010]Oakland: Zero-Emission Public Transit [Fast Cities 2010]New York: Urban Farms [Fast Cities 2010]Denver: Incentivized Teachers [Fast Cities 2010]Austin: Car Sharing [Fast Cities 2010]San Francisco: Open-Source Government [Fast Cities 2010]Savannah: Renaissance Neighborhoods [Fast Cities 2010]Portland: Farm-Fresh Food [Fast Cities 2010]Boulder: Smart Energy [Fast Cities 2010]Cleveland: Venture-Capital Mind-Set [Fast Cities 2010]Dallas: Culture, Front and Center [Fast Cities 2010]Work SmartNotes From the UndergroundGroan: Franchise FatigueHelp: International Virtual Assistants DayFast Blurbs: May 2010Unwanted: Naranja Studio Cloak BagThe Hip 3-D Shades of the FutureChef Gras Shows the Tools of His Trade: The Kitchen LabObject of Desire: Paphiopedilum Sato Green OrchidWheeeeee: The Business of Roller CoastersNow: May 2010Oil Disputes on South America’s East CoastThe Economics of the 2010 FIFA World CupGoogle’s Minnie Ingersoll Talks Fiber, Workplace Perks, and SurfingThe Next Generation of Sports Games: iPads, Web-Connected TVs, Laptops, and Cell PhonesDoes Privacy on Facebook, Google, and Twitter Even Matter?Big Companies and Sponsors Taking Notice of Professional GamingUse Bundle to Snoop on Your Neighbors’ FinancesFive Steps for Consumer Brands to Earn Social CurrencyDon’t Recruit Next Generation Talent, Grow ItSlacktivism: Helping Humanity With a Click of the MouseDesigning the Perfect Health Care ClinicUpdate: Moving OnRe: March 2010A History of America’s Military-Industrial ComplexMilitary TimeMullen on the MoveHow America’s Top Military Officer Uses Business to Boost National SecurityPlagued by Lawsuits, McAfee Founder Hunts for Cures in BelizeWorldwide Community Grid: How It WorksHow IBM’s World Community Grid Is Helping Cure AIDs, Cancer, and World HungerHow Pierre Bonnat and Celine Vignal Control Devices by ExhalingMichel Tombroff Uses Gesture Technology for EA Sports, PanasonicMicrosoft’s Marc Whitten on Xbox 360’s Project NatalHP’s Susie Wee and the “Wall of Touch”SixthSense’s Pranav Mistry Uses Cameras to Read GesturesContributors