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Be a Better Person, Simply by Rolling the DiceWanted: Face-Distorting Jewelry for a Post-Human WorldIs High-End Design a Good Investment? Design/Miami After the Market CrashSpace Capsules of Yesterday, Today, and TomorrowW+K and Nokia Create Virtual Paint You Can Splatter and ThrowYelp Shoots for a Five-Star Office RedesignGadi Amit on What’s Wrong With Green DesignFast Company Is Hiring an Editorial AssistantMIT: We’ve Got Plenty of UraniumSunRun Brings Affordable Solar Power to HawaiiIs Groupon Too Good to Be True?“Reach” Takes a Tragic Trip Through Halo’s HistoryBlackBerry Earnings Jump 68%, Reports of Death Greatly ExaggeratedThree Steps to Stop the Game of “When” at WorkNetflix’s “Elite Raters” Have Rated Over 50,000 MoviesIs Print Part of Your Future?Cities for People: A Q&A With Architect Jan GehlNorthern Sea Route Opens Up to Non-Russian Vessel, Makes Maritime HistoryiFive: LG’s Cell Phone Woes, Best Buy’s iPad Sales, China’s Car Extortion, Foursquare for Unis, Groupon’s SketchinessInnovative Radiation Machine Homes in on TumorsCEOs Love Their iPadsMicrosoft’s Windows Phone 7 Launch Could Crash and Burn Without VerizonAnother Mother Moment: Choosy Moms Select Sustainable BrandsApple TV: More Powerful Than You May ImagineImagining an Entrepreneurial ArgentinaWon’t You (Cheaply) Help DARPA Gear Up for the Coming Robopocalypse?How Energy Innovations Could Be Hijacked by Foreign InvestorsA Last Lesson From Dr. Bob: The End of a Television LandmarkThe Light Controller That Works Like an MP3Is the iPad a Notebook Killer?Saab’s Electric Car: It’s All BusinessYou Negotiate Commodities, but You Seize OpportunitiesAmerica’s Greenest Corporate CampusSilicon Wars: The Middle East Takes on AsiaAsian American Advertising: It’s Not All About MeOpen Thread: Does Hiring and Promoting Women Make Your Company Diverse?Gartner Portal, Content, and Collaboration Conference – My Twitter SummaryDesign Hack: Turning the Yellow Duster into High FashionTerry Hazen on Bacteria Eating Gulf Oil Spill PlumeL.A. Welcomes One of the World’s Largest Naturally-Lit SpacesBringing a New Brand to Life, With a Fake PersonInfographic: Whose Commute Is Worse, Yours or Your Neighbor’s?Fast Company’s 2010 Masters of DesignInfographic of the Day: The Web’s Top Brands Loooove BlueRobots Assemble a Sculpture From 420,000 Plastic Balls [Updated with Pics and Video]Power Is an Addictive DrugWhy The Killers, Joshua Davis Partnered With Internet Explorer 9Penn State’s Geospatial Revolution Project: Where Are We, and How Did We Get Here?Halo: Reach Tops $200 Million on Launch Day, Crushes AvatarWhat Sally Ride Did For STEM EducationiOS 4.2: The iPad Is a Real Computer NowComing Soon: Mind-Reading Cell PhonesiFive: Schmidt’s Facebook-Scraping, Diaspora’s Open Social, Skyhook Sues Google, SMS Taxes, Europe’s Moon RoverLifeplayer, the MP3 Radio for the World’s Most ForgottenStatoil, Bio Architecture Lab Team Up on Seaweed-to-Ethanol ProjectThe 8 Most Exciting Solar Projects in the U.S. [Updated]LG Enters Water Treatment Business: A Steady Stream to Balance Tricky TechA Disease-Fighting UN Backed by Big PharmaNew Twitter: Why It is Important for YouAre You Reading This During Sex? [Updated]X-Prize Winning Car: Like the General Lee but Less Hazardous to Planet With 100-plus MPGPhilanthropy Is the Gateway to PowerWhat Shape Is Your Funnel?Sony Demos New Bendy Screens, Resuscitates E-Paper Once MoreAdventures in Product Development: Avoiding the Six Major PitfallsiTunes Goes Instant, Thanks to 15-Year-OldCoca-Cola’s Green Bottle, One Year OnA Futures Market For Online AdsCause Marketing Hits the Mother Lode of Support: StudyWould You Be a Greedy CEO? Here’s How to TellThe Human Billboard Talks Twitter, T-Shirts, and the Conan O’Brien BrandHow to Unleash Your Human PotentialYahoo’s Three-Year Plan to “Bring Cool Back”Five Innovators Heading to CGI: The NGO Has LandedEye Candy: A Tree House, With the Trees Inside [Updated]Designer Hand-Me-DownsMachine Sketches Patent Drawings, Telling the Story of InnovationBugaboo’s “Donkey” Double-Stroller Is a Siamese DreamThe Frightening Beauty of the Gulf Oil DisasterAlmost Genius: A Tool Helps Patients Breathe Easy [Video]Work Smart 2: Password ProtectionInfographic of the Day: A Recap of the VMAs, According to TwitterHere Comes SuperCacao: Mars, Inc. Sequences the Cacao GenomeiFive: Intel’s Atom and Apps, Verion’s V-Cast, Google’s Me, Social Apps are Bad For You, HTC TabletInternet Explorer 9 Brings Apps to Microsoft Windows 7Whole Foods: Don’t Eat That, Eat ThisMayor Bloomberg on New York’s New Electronic Voting Machines: “A Royal Screw-Up”Could Robots Get the Sensitive Skin They So Clearly Long For?Revamped OnStar Adds Facebook, Text-to-Speech, and an App StoreLooxcie: Bluetooth Headset Camcorder is TiVo for LifeHTC Reveals HTCSense.com, A Cloudy Rival to Apple’s MobileMe EcosystemBlurryPeople Takes Chatroulette, Makes It More Bearable, Less BareBlockbuster’s Bizarre 3-Month Delay on By-Mail OfferingsAIST’s HRP4: Sci-Fi-Like Household Helper Robots Have ArrivedFive Innovators Heading to CGI: Let Their Be LightMore Concerns Raised Over Breakthrough Gates-Funded TB TestDigital Incivility: The Unseemly Rise of RudenessIndia’s Rural Farmers to Trade on Multi Commodity ExchangeUrban Farming Gets a Swanky Boost from Organic Wine-Maker, Bonterra VineyardsE-Fuel MicroFusion Reactor: An Ethanol Production Device Made for HomeLooking for Signs of Intelligent Marketing Life – Part 2Steve Jobs Ninja Star Story Now a CGI FantasyFrom Vodacom to Startup, South African Mobile Social Networking Founder Makes WavesUniversity Assigns Freshmen “Personal Librarians”Rumor: Apple Subscriptions to Digital Newspapers In-BoundIf You Can Really Fix Things Yourself, Then Why Haven’t You Done So Already?The Importance of Monitoring the “Webiverse”Karaoke Walkman Brings C+C Music Factory, Sinatra, Guns N’ Roses to MP3 Player Market Share FightMolto Delizioso! Eataly Arrives in New York CityInfographic: Ballot Design Still Sucks (Let’s Count the Ways)The Sticky, Tricky Rebranding of Corn Syrup as “Corn Sugar”To See How Our Society Has Changed, Look at Your KitchenInfographic of the Day: Is Your City Facebook Obsessed?Using iPad as a Brush, to Create Time-Lapse Light Paintings [Video]The Best of James Victore, Graphic Design’s Rebel With a CauseFrom URLs to Apple Apps: A Brief History of Cybersquatting2010 Internet-TV Election: Fringe Candidate Boxee Box Challenges Apple, GoogleNation of Israel Buys @Israel Twitter Account From Miami Porn Site OwnerHow Microsoft Can Make Sure It’s Not Russia’s TooliFive: Microsoft’s Debt, Saudi Arabian Arms Deal, Apple iPad Rumors, E.U. Radio Whitespace, Jonas Brothers Redesign the InternetAd Giant Thinks You’ll Pay for Media Again With the Content ProjectNokia World Kickoff Shines a Light on Smartphone Future of Embattled CompanySteve Jobs Is a Ninja, Carries Throwing StarsDid Steve Jobs’ Adobe-Rage Help Flash More Than Hurt It?That’s One Small Step for a Potato …Crime Rates Fell Despite Recession – But Why?Only 13% of Adults Pay for AppsBlue Collar CollaborationRevealed: Bacteria That Turns Sunlight Into FuelWe’re Number Two! Bing Blasts Past YahooAre Wind Farms Further Dividing Socio-Economic Classes?Dumb Action Games Make You SmarterFive Innovators Heading to CGI: A New Technology to Power Your Car, Reduce Wrinkles, & Make Your LunchBranded Virtual Goods and What Good They Can DoStudents Find $350 Million in Savings at Bloomberg, eBay, McDonald’sGoogle Reveals Secret Hospital Experiment to Test Whitespace WirelessGrow Your Niche Business by Keeping It SIMPLETwitter Gets a MakeoverDon’t Wing Your Next CrisisHow the New Twitter.com Gives Your Favorite App a Run for Its MoneyCraigslist Goes to WashingtonEight Buildings That Change Lives and Solve Social IllsIdeo: Your Company Needs Gen-Y Values (Really!)Herman Miller Turns Eames Rockers Into Art CanvasesWhimsical Pillows Embroidered…by ConvictsWhat Have We LearnedInfographic of the Day: @StephenFry Transforms How We ReadNussbaum: What Fashion Can Teach You About InnovationCruisin’ Your Way to a New Type of MarketingIf a Dude Wants Throw Pillows, Where Can He Go?A Radical ATM Redesign That’s Sexy, iPad EnabledThe Seven Deadly Sins of Social MediaConsumers Are Excited About 3D-TVs at Home–Until They Try OneNanowire Skin May Grant Robots a (Very Limited) Sense of TouchiFive: Hurricane Igor, Obama’s Solar Snub, Nokia’s Brain Drain, Google Quicksee, Facebook’s Page DiscovererFCC’s Whitespace Ruling: The Real Wi-Fi Revolution Is About to HappenHurry Up and Wait: YouTube Goes LiveHP Pulls an Intel, Buys Security Software Firm ArcSight for $1.5 BillionNintendo Accessory Designer Tweaks Out: 3DS in November?Homeland Security Department Begins Using Iris Scanners to Track Illegal ImmigrantsMyFry: Stephen Fry Reinvents the Autobiography for the iPad, iPhoneCalifornia and China to Collaborate on Railroads…Again.Nation-E Develops First Mobile Electric Vehicle Charging StationSee Where Major Companies Lean PoliticallySt. Regis Luxury Hotel Set to Open in Lhasa, TibetFive Innovators Heading to CGI: An NGO Cementing ChangeWould You Buy a New VW From This Man?Fruitiness vs. Truthiness: VolunteerMatch Challenges Stephen Colbert to Taste-OffNew Start-Up Jibe Marries Facebook, LinkedIn to Help Your Job SearchBad Is Stronger Than Good: Why Good Bosses Eliminate the Negative FirstWalmart Changes the Cell Phone GameInfographic: Is Information Overload Over-Hyped?Mary McBride: Do Cell Phones Cause Brain Cancer?Cash For Kites: Government Gives $10 Million to Green PioneersThe Rise of Social CommerceCampusLIVE Is College 101Don’t Take It PersonallyInfluence Test: University Bans Social Media for a WeekJob Titles That Can Sink Your Startup