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Watch Hot Figure Skaters Spin In Super Slo-Mo, Wearing Prada And HermèsStarbucks Paper Cup Fail: It’s A People ProblemInfographic Of The Day: America’s 50 Most Influential DesignersThe Problem With Walmart’s $20 Billion Plan To Help Female-Owned BusinessesPandora, Rhapsody Bring Social Music Power To The PeopleNY Times Confirms iPhone 5, U.K. Riot Committee Grills Twitter, Facebook, RIM Stocks Slide, TripIt Debuts Windows Mobile AppZambikes Bamboo Bikes Turn Heads In The U.S., Fight Poverty In AfricaThe 10 Best Amazon Reviews. Ever.Shut Up Little Man!: How Vitriol Went Viral In 1987Lando Calrissian’s Earthly Contemporaries And The Aerotropolis Cloud Cities Of TomorrowMastering The “C” In Chief Marketing OfficerCan Technology Save The U.S. Postal Service?This Week In Bots: Smooth Moves EditionLove In The Time Of Ad-Supported ShoppingInvesting In Girls For Major Economic Growth In Developing CountriesWhy Deals Aren’t Dead–And Why Facebook Will Be BackAn Alternative To Plastic, Grown From MushroomsLiquid Robotics: Wave-Powered Boats That Can Sail ForeverAudi Calculates How Frustrated Drivers Are In Your City At Any Given MomentCatchafire: The eHarmony Of Volunteering For Busy ProfessionalsShapeshifting Sofa Anticipates Your MovementsFirst Look: Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s Anti-Starchitecture Museum In BerkeleyInfographic Of The Day: What Are Your Religious Beliefs?Time-Lapse Video Shows 16 Giant Fabric Canopies Being InstalledSan Francisco In 2100: A Subterranean World Full Of Robots And Hover CarsHow “Weeds” Became A Marketing High For MIT’s Hybrid Bike WheelHeliotropes: A Poetic Short Film About How Humans Trail The SunInfographic Of The Day: What Are Your Religious Beliefs?Nendo Exhibit Celebrates Visual DeceptionGorgeous Dioramas You Can Control With Your MindThe Case For For-Profit Solutions To The World’s Water ProblemsPowering A City With Its Subways And Massive Spinning WheelsAndroid Is Having A Cinderella MomentWake Up! Your Company Is Now In The Software BusinessThree Market-Based Solutions To Pull People Out Of PovertySquare’s Data Viz Tool, Google Plus API Arrives, Rhapsody Goes Social, Twitter Translated Into 5 LanguagesQuarter-Sized Energy-Harvesting Gadget Generates 100 Times The Power Of Similar DevicesEdSurge: Innovation For Fun And ProfitHow To Elevate Brand Management To Cultural RelevanceInnovation For Fun And ProfitShareagift Launches, Looks To Make Group Gift Buying Social, Fun, And Less AnnoyingHow Whole Foods “Primes” You To ShopCarbon Disclosure Project Reveals That Bayer, Bank of America Lead On CO2 Emissions ReductionForget Paintball; Hip Hop Is The Freshest Exercise In Team BuildingCalifornia’s Innovative Water Recycling Runs Afoul Of California’s Aggressive Climate LawsListening To Your Customers With The Five Digital SensesCalifornia’s Innovative Water Recycling Runs Afoul Of California’s Aggressive Climate LawsTripl’s Play: The Five Guys Behind A Travel Startup Hit The Road, Live The DreamPowering A City With Its Subways And Massive Spinning WheelsCarbon Disclosure Project Reveals That Bayer, Bank of America Lead On CO2 Emissions ReductionConversations You Won’t Overhear This FallUndersea Robots Exploring Ice-Covered Oceans May Hold The Key To Climate ChangeWindows 8 Signals A Bold New Era For NighPadsIt Takes An Unreasonable Man (Or Woman) To SucceedQuarter-Sized Energy-Harvesting Gadget Generates 100 Times The Power Of Similar DevicesWhy Your Startup Doesn’t Need A COOThe Rarest, Riskiest Elements We Use Every DayThe New Space RaceWorkforce Shifts Demand A New Slate Of Questions About Work/Life Issues24-Hour Gore Fest: Former Veep’s Climate Reality Project Begins TonightFinding Buried Earthquake Victims By Smelling Their Breath And SweatThree Market-Based Solutions To Pull People Out Of PovertyThe Inside Story: 5 Secrets To Pixar’s SuccessLook At These Paintings Cross-Eyed, And They Pop Into 3-DNational Boss’s DayFor Every iPod, There Is A Pair Of Hammer PantsA Rebranding For Kids That’s Playful Without Being Childish“I Sometimes Feel Like A Mom” : What It’s Like To Be A Woman In The Tech IndustryRemembering Bertrand Goldberg, The Pioneer Behind Chicago’s Corncob TowersFirst Look: Lady Gaga’s Stylist Unveils A Glittering Vision For ShoppingInfographic Of The Day: America’s 50 Most Influential DesignersModern AmericanaThe New MastersThirty Companies That Get ItFab.com Presents The Fast Company U.S. Design Pop-Up ShopHow To Fix The Nightmare Of Apple’s Terms Of ServiceInfographic Of The Day: A Family Tree For Video Game ControllersA Rare, Stunning Glimpse Inside The World’s Space Programs [Slideshow]Audi’s A2 Drives For You, While You Surf The WebThe Spirit of ’76Mister Moggridge Has Mad AmbitionPop Quiz: Who Made Which Chair?Straight Talk On American Design | Part 3Straight Talk On American Design | Part 2Straight Talk On American DesignDesign For America’s Students Want To Change The WorldPhillip Lim: “We Live By The Dress, We Die By The Dress”What Can Steve Jobs Still Teach Us?What’s Next, A Design Bubble?The United States Of DesignHow Do You Solve A Problem Like GM, Mary?125th Anniversary Of The Statue of Liberty10th Anniversary Of The Patriot ActTransgenic Technology MeetingNational Preservation ConferenceLegoland“The Agony And The Ecstasy Of Steve Jobs”Global E-Health ForumWorldSkills LondonE-Scrap Conference Talks Responsible RecyclingFinancial Blogger ConferenceHow Much Will It Cost To Revive National Premium Beer?What Do Studebaker And Geocities Have In Common? No One Remembers ThemAre These New Logos An Upgrade Or A Downgrade?A New, Fortified Brim Coffee Makes A ComebackRebooted Brands Shed Old Images To Boost New SalesHow The Echo Nest Is Powering The Internet’s Musical BrainWhy Education Without Creativity Isn’t EnoughFifty Bucks For A Lightbulb? Say Hello To LED BulbsFemale Geeks Flex Their Skills At Ladies-Only HackathonContent Vs. Advertising: Which One Leads The Gaming Industry?Philippe Cousteau Jr. Is In It For Love And MoneySharing Data Makes For Truly Public TransitPlanetTran, Uber, And RelayRides Want To Take You On A Fantastic (And Green) VoyageUPDATE | Burger HeavenFast Fix July/August 2011Reader’s Feedback: July/August 2011Baseball By The Billions (Of Dollars)From The Editor: Design Of Things To ComeExtra, Extra! Fast Company’s 2011 Design Issue, Online NowInfographic Of The Day: A Family Tree For Video Game ControllersVampires Vs. Zombies: Max Brooks Is The (Tasty) Brain Behind Spike TV’s Live Undead SpecialAT&T Is Opening Its Doors To Any And All App DevelopersWhat Gets Investors Excited? Revenue.Mister Moggridge Has Mad AmbitionFacebook And YouTube Debut New Features, Torrent Site Hacked, China Telecom To Promote iPhone 5, Google Helps Users Find FlightsPrescreen: The Social Movie Finder That Wants To Shake Up Online VideoReading Rainbow: The Next GenerationThe Startup As CelebrityFinding Buried Earthquake Victims By Smelling Their Breath And SweatBuild Something People Need: On Raising Venture Capital And Creating Startups That MatterUndersea Robots Exploring Ice-Covered Oceans May Hold The Key To Climate Change24-Hour Gore Fest: Former Veep’s Climate Reality Project Begins TonightWhat Were They Thinking? The Day Ketchup Crossed The Line From Perfect To PurpleVampires Vs. Zombies: Max Brooks Is The (Tasty) Brain Behind Spike TV’s Live Undead SpecialWhat Has Being A Thiel Fellow Given Me? CredibilityGo The F**k To SpaceGrant Morrison Reinvents Superman, Can He Rescue DC Comics?The Rarest, Riskiest Elements We Use Every DayLeadership For Later: Making The Right Preparations For Retirement And Long-Term CareHow Real Science Shaped Game “Deus Ex”‘s Tech MagicHow Erly Will Organize The Digital Flotsam Of Your LifeHow To Effectively Tell Your Brand’s Story On TwitterCrowdtap’s Quest To Measure Brand Influence In The Age Of Social MediaMeet NASA’s Space Launch System, 50 Years In The MakingStoryboarding The ApesHey Chicago! Fast Company Is Heading Your WayWilliam Shatner Vs. Canada: How The Government Delayed Funding His DocumentaryInfographic Video: Kiva’s Incredible Global Web Of MicrofinanceSleek Bike Charges Its Own Headlights And Your iPhoneIDEO: 4 Ways That Chinese Businesses Are Redefining Customer ServiceWanted: Buckycubes, An Addictive Toy Inspired By Bucky FullerInfographic Of The Day: When Housing Searches Get Intense“Contagion” Sidewalk Ads Feature Type Made Of Growing BacteriaConversations You Won’t Overhear This FallWhat’s Next For The Check-In?Mercedes F125 Concept Has Gestural Interface, Hydrogen-Filled FrameInfographic Of The Day: When Housing Searches Get IntenseInsanely Complex: Building Columns Made Of Plastic, With 16 Million FacetsNendo Introduces A Collection Of Electronics AccessoriesCould Zynga Game On Without Facebook?IBM’s Many Bills: This Law Visualization Tool Can Help Unlock Legislative DealingsTwitter Debuts Web Analytics, Google’s EU Mobile Win, Microsoft Woos Devs For Windows 8, Authors’ Guild Blocks Google Book ScansA Text Message-Based Marketplace That Tells You When Fresh Produce Is Around The CornerTechShop’s Mark Hatch Is Building A Place Where You Can Build Your DreamsThe Fisker Surf Plug-In Hybrid Is A Sports Car For The Whole FamilyThe Fisker Surf Plug-In Hybrid Is A Sports Car For The Whole FamilyThe Foul–But Very Necessary–Business of Diaper RecyclingLow-Hassle Ways To Cloud-ify Your WorkThe Foul–But Very Necessary–Business of Diaper RecyclingThe Unexpected iPad Effect: Android Tablets As A Marketing CommodityMove Over Social Media; Here Comes Social BusinessJoseph DeSimone, The Inventor Of Clean Teflon, On Invention In The 21st CenturyCustomer-Centric Strategies To Escape The Commodity Trap[UPDATED] Join Fast Company For Coffee And Conversation At Bryant Park!IBM’s Many Bills: This Law Visualization Tool Can Help Unlock Legislative DealingsAviary, Photoshop of The Mobile World, Democratizes Photo EditingA Text Message-Based Marketplace That Tells You When Fresh Produce Is Around The CornerA New Set Of Metrics Defines The True Scorecard Of SuccessTechShop’s Mark Hatch Is Building A Place Where You Can Build Your DreamsOvercoming Corporate Culture Challenges When Your Company Spans The GlobeBuild Something People Need: On Raising Venture Capital And Creating Startups That MatterThe Case For For-Profit Solutions To The World’s Water ProblemsJoseph DeSimone, The Inventor Of Clean Teflon, On Invention In The 21st CenturyHow School Buildings Can Connect Students To The EnvironmentInspired By September 11th, A Refocusing On Good Deeds With No Expectations11 Inspiring Examples Of Handicraft, From Makers Across The WorldInfographic: How Scientific Ideas Flow Around The World6 Danish Designers Carrying On Hans Wegner’s Legacy Of CraftPlaying Cards That Double As Typeface TriviaInfographic Of The Day: Does Innovation Flow From Cities?Wanted: A Windshield Wiper For Your Bathroom MirrorHow Design Can Save NYC When The Next Big Storm HitsHow Our Perception Of 9/11 Is Evolving With TimeA PR Professional’s Code Of EthicsWaaay Back To The Future: Nike’s 23-Year Journey To Make McFly’s Shoes RealInfographic Of The Day: Does Innovation Flow From Cities?Fore! Water-Sucking, Pesticide-Covered Golf Courses Try To Clean Up Their ActHitting The Fan: Clever Teasers For Al Gore’s Day Of Climate RealityWhere Can You Put Solar Panels? Almost Anywhere You WantThe Method Method Of Creating And Nurturing Amazing Corporate CultureDeveloping Countries Launch Space, Science Research To Chart Their Own FutureMicroPlace Makes It Easy To Invest In–And Make Money From–Organizations Doing GoodHere’s What It Would Take To Permanently Shut Down Nuclear Power In JapanWhat Our Future Might Look Like If We Don’t Trash The PlanetDeveloping Countries Launch Space, Science Research To Chart Their Own FutureHow UGG Got Its Y Chromosome BackWhere Can You Put Solar Panels? Almost Anywhere You WantHere’s What It Would Take To Permanently Shut Down Nuclear Power In JapanHitting The Fan: Clever Teasers For Al Gore’s Day Of Climate RealityPassive-Aggressive/Ways To Fire Your Employees?/Try A Text Haiku!Fore! Water-Sucking, Pesticide-Covered Golf Courses Try To Clean Up Their ActWhat Our Future Might Look Like If We Don’t Trash The PlanetMicroPlace Makes It Easy To Invest In–And Make Money From–Organizations Doing Good