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Clear: A To-Do List App With A UI From The FutureHow One Bank Rethought Automated Customer ServiceWhat Is Happening Here? Tuxedo Confessions AdKia “Big Game”Confessions Of A Rising Star: You’ve Made A Big Deal At Sundance. What Do You Do Next?12 Tech Trends That Will Define 2012, Selected By Frog’s Design MindsSuper Bowl XLVI–The Spots, Behind The Work, And MoreWhen Star Wars Met “Parks & Recreation”Newcomer Jamie Travis On Sundance Success “For A Good Time Call”So You Think You Can Write? Here’s A Daily HelperHow To Keep A Brand Alive From The Creators And Cast Of “The Walking Dead”Werner Herzog: Using TV To Expand A Challenging Film Theme“Acrobat” Photog Defies Death To Capture View At The Top Of The WorldThe Good News: China May Never Match America’s Creative MuscleNo Joke: With Lumia, Nokia Crushes The iPhoneA Memorial To Victims Of… Everything!You Want Smarter, More Collaborative Students? First, Fix The TablesRubinstein Leaves HP, Twitter Can Block Tweets By Country, Cook Defends Apple On Worker StandardsThe Serial Entrepreneur’s Guide To ReinventionGravitational Pol: What President Gingrich And His Moon Base Would Mean For U.S. InnovationWhy Big Data Won’t Make You Smart, Rich, Or PrettyThe Best Practices From Family BusinessesArtists: SoundExchange Has Free Money For You, No Nigerian Princes InvolvedMake Room At The Meeting Table–For Your CustomerJon Rubinstein, Force Behind TouchPad, WebOS, Leaves HP: “We Ran Out Of Runway”Who’s Telling You The Truth About Dating Algorithms?This Week In Bots: Roboplayers, Robodancers, Robowarriors, And The Delicate Ethics Of RobosexSurprising Findings About Mobile Worker CollaborationWhy Your Company Needs To Hack ItselfReports Of Design Thinking’s Death Were An ExaggerationCentury 21 “Ask the Competition”Bridgestone “Performance Balls and Puck”JC Penney Just Says No To The Status Quo With New CampaignSketchers “Dog Track”Samsung “The Next Big Thing”Randi Zuckerberg’s “Social Media Syndicate”: Taking On AIDS Armed Only With Online Influence3-D Printing And Pirate Bay Usher In The Era Of Pirated Physical GoodsAfter 17 Years, Scott Snibbe Resurrects Animated Art Project As iPad AppGreenpeace Makes Sad Art Involving Dead Birds For A Good CauseThe Sound And The Photos: A Look At SoundCloud’s Story WheelAdidas Makes Running Communal For Adizero RushI Get Older And He Stays The Same Age: Wooderson Returns For Butch Walker ClipTennis Player (And His Former Raquet Sponsor) Blow-Up. Advantage: TecnifibreRutger Hauer Sings! How To Make A Cinema-Worthy Spot–For ButterVolkswagen Barks Its Intentions For Super Bowl XLVIReal Estate Has A Very Aggressive Street TeamWhat? It’s A Pizza Boomerang. No Big DealRich Aucoin’s “It” Takes You Down Cinematic Memory LaneThe Rejects Speak: Behind The Dissed (But Popular) “Make Your Own” Doritos AdVan Halen Plays Surprise Show at Tiny Cafe Wha? In NYCHow To Steal An LG TV, Brought To You By LGClock Opera’s “Once And For All” Video Jump-starts Your Year of No RegretsNo Kissing. Just Push Hard And Fast. Vinnie Jones’ Life-Saving AdviceWeight Watchers Celebrates The Newly Slim With An Outsized Ad CampaignThe Game & Tyler, the Creator Battle It Out in Padded CellsHow They Did It: The High And Low Tech Behind MetroChangeThe Kim Jong Il Satire You Need To See That’s Not “Team America”Beyond Vineyards And Yachts: Prudential Shoots For A Clearer Picture Of RetirementHow Jonah Hill Became An Action Hero In “Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3”Joseph Kosinki’s Tron: Legacy Builds a Groundbreaking Architecture of LightThe Robots App Store Will Fulfill Your Fantasy Of Owning A Beer-Serving BotVelociraptor-Inspired Robots Will Vault To Your AidAn Open-Source Hydroponic Vertical Garden With A Built-In Social NetworkThese Tiny Boats Will Change How We Understand The OceanThe Virtual Nurse Will See You NowRobert Wong’s Dilemma: Activism, Anonymity, And Google+Operation Rhino DropThe Dalai Lama’s Social Network Of ChoiceA Visualization Of Earth’s Fires From SpaceThe Electric Car Has Its RevengeExclusive Tour Of Tesla’s Showroom With Apple’s Retail Guru [Video]The Tornado Epidemic Of April 2011 [VIDEO]Watch A Tugboat Drag An Arctic Iceberg To Parched People Half A World Away [Video]DIY U: Pippa Buchanan’s Do-It-Yourself Master’s DegreeMost Creative People: Colin And Karen Archipley Lead Vets From Fighting To FarmingIBM Can Predict Floods And Droughts Days In AdvanceGlobal Green USA’s Star-Studded Video About The Rising Tides Of Climate ChangeBehind The Ultimate Crowdsourced Film–“Star Wars Uncut”All The Food You Eat Is Why You’re Fat4 Market Niches In The Solar BoomDepave: Returning Parking Lots To ParadiseHere’s The Best Looking Edition Of American Psycho Out ThereIs Innovation Too Messy To Be Managed And Taught? HardlyFirstbank “Customer Service”Super Bowl XLVI: Ferris Bueller Teases Honda Super Bowl AdBernas Makes Over-the-Top Plea for Family Togetherness, Rice ConsumptionDeath In The Design Family: Moss, A Pathbreaking Showroom, Will Shut DownWith Infographic, Airbnb Turns Boring Facts Into Masterful MarketingA New Film Animates Ken Kesey’s Very First Acid Trip [Videos]What If We Visualized Political Positions In 3-D, Instead Of “Left” And “Right”?QuickFix Mudguards Attach In A Jiffy, And Fold FlatNo Joke: Bertjan Pot Serves Up A Chair Made From Tennis NetsUrbanflow Aims To Turn Cities Into Playgrounds For Interactive InfographicsWilco And Popeye–Together At LastWith A $12M Cash Infusion, Bluefin Labs Heads Into The Eye Of Social Media StormsShowtime’s David Nevins On What It Takes To Make Sexy, Gripping TVRhapsody Nabs Napster International To Battle Spotify In Europe, Knocks Competitor Facebook “Growth”Visual Revenue Gets $1.7 Million Funding Boost, Airbnb Records 5 Million Bookings, Grows Globally, Google Adds Public AlertsPhoto Archive App Shoebox Fills In Your Facebook Timeline, Starting At BirthJot Once, Remember Anywhere: The Best Tools For Universal Note-TakingMasterCard Emerging Payments Chief Provides More Proof Apple’s Looking Into Smartphone Contactless PaymentsListening To The Super-Charged “Change Generation”Disaster Alerts Help Google Grow Its Competitive Ad-Vantage, Strengthen The BrandA Massive Proposal To Turn A Florida Pier Into A Floating Urban ParkSpotify Growing By 8,000 Subscribers Per Day, More Than Netflix, Sirius XMAn Education Giant Gets Entrepreneurial By Investing In Education HackathonsA Sad Worker Is A Bad Worker: Data Shows Companies Should Help Depressed EmployeesWanted: Bike Valet, A Rack That’s Stylish Enough For Your Pride And JoyThat’s A Lincoln?! With MKZ Concept, Ford Bets Big On A Brand RevivalFederico Díaz Unveils Shape-Shifting, Robot-Made Art InstallationInsurance Giant XL Embraces Risk In New Logo And BrandingUI Magic: This Tiny Mic Turns Any Surface Into A Touch InterfaceHow Do You Make A Robot That People Will Talk To? Make It As Cute As Wall-EWatch This 3-D Portrait Of Einstein Magically Morph Into Marilyn MonroeDesigner of the Swiffer Cleans Up the Modern HospitalWanted: The First Windowfarm Kit, From A Pioneer In Micro Gardening3M’s Mauro Porcini On Convincing Americans To Love DesignFor Filmmakers, KataData App Is A Magical Robot AssistantJake Barton On How He Built Emotion Into Algorithms For The 9/11 MemorialJawbone Releases UP, A Wristband For Tracking Your WellnessA Kit That Turns Homemade Wine Into Beautiful ArtA Canopy Knit From 45,000 Feet of RopeTransformer House Shapeshifts According To The WeatherA Video Series Teaching Web Design To Anyone Who’s Afraid Of CodeA Futuristic Volvo Inspired By An Iconic Georg Jensen HouseAn Early Peek At The 9/11 Museum At Ground ZeroHow 9/11 Changed The Way Skyscrapers Are DesignedNike Unveils MAG, Marty McFly’s Kicks From Back To The Future II10 Design’s Sci-Fi-Worthy House Is Hurricane ProofBrad Cloepfil On Calgary’s National Music Centre, A Bid For Big-Time CultureSweet Idea: New Guzzle Candies Lock Together To Create New FlavorsInfographic Of The Day: Video Charts U.S.’s Expansion, Using Post Office OpeningsWanted: Jasper Morrison’s New Alarm Clock Has Clever UI TouchesThese Brands Allow Users To Design Them. How’d They Pull It Off?DaisyDisk App Makes Clearing Your Hard Drive Fun, With Infographics [Video]What If E-Waste Could Report Information Back About Itself?Six Bite-Sized Innovation Lessons From Ebay’s New Design Think TankTour Wrist Uses Augmented Reality To Teleport You Into A Foreign LandFive Inspiring Ideas, From MoMA’s Chief Design Mind And A Leader In Game Development [Video]Our Interview With Dieter Rams, The Greatest Designer Alive [Video]Nacho Carbonell Gives A Tour Of His Outdoor Installation At Design Miami [Video]Actually Cool: Super 8 Movie Tie-In App Lets You Shoot Video That Looks VintageWith Conan Aboard, TBS Bets On A Wacky, Animated Rebranding [Video]Knoll Unveils An Office Chair That Lets You SquirmArt Installation, Big As A Warehouse, Turns Data Into A Trippy Other World [Video]Matt Pyke Shows Off His Stunning Techno-Art In Paris Funhouse [Videos]Bruce Mau’s Smart Art-School Logo Is A Mini Art Gallery For Student WorkMaterials Giant 3M Aims To Elevate Its Brand, By Pushing Sexy Concepts [Slideshow]Tokujin Yoshioka’s Mystical New Chairs For MorosoNext Gen, Nuke-Powered Rover Will Search For Life On Mars [Video]Honeywell’s Augmented-Reality Display (Almost) Gives Pilots X-Ray SpecsThe Promise and Perils of a World Filled With TouchscreensInfographic Video: Watch Japan’s Quake Ripple Through the PacificA Building Facade Uses Lights to Paint Central LondonBeercamp: A Bold Experiment in Zoomable, 3-D Web DesignMIT’s Recompose is a Touch Screen, Keyboard and 3-D Display [Video]Turning the Inventions of Kids Into Breakthrough Innovations [Video]iPad App Lets You Sculpt Virtual Clay, Then Print Out Your ArtWith Eyes on World Expansion, Starbucks Drops Its Name From New LogoComedy Central Unveils Ironic New Logo, and Nobody Gets the JokeGE Explains Dynamic Hybrid Braking, With Gorgeous Slo-Mo VideoWelcome ASME Digital Judges! Start HereLori Nix’s Stunning, Tiny Dioramas Depict an Abandoned World [Slideshow]First Look: L.A. Scores a Bold New Museum by Diller Scofidio + Renfro [Video]Type Specimen: A Dream for Type Fiends Comes True on iPadApple’s New iPad 2 Boasts Brilliant Built-In CaseRoombots Are Real-Life Transformers That Become Furniture [Video]Pentagram Refreshes TheStreet, an Old Vet of Web PublishingFreedom of Creation Unveils Custom, 3-D Printed iPad CasesFurball, Begone! Dyson Unveils Dog Grooming Vac BrushXerox Fills Nation’s Airports With Life-Sized Interactive CommercialsA Soccer Field That Also Produces Clean Drinking WaterShimmering Art Makes a Parking Garage DisappearDead Simple, Drop-dead GorgeousDesign Crime: Terrafugia’s Embarrassingly Dorky Flying CarPlastics Made From Corn Could Save Your LifeNovel Interfaces Yield Car the Blind Can Drive [Video]“Mad Men” Stars Shill for Real Brands, Blurring the Show’s Boundaries [Video]High-Tech Vending Machine Is a Full-on Robo Salesperson [Video]Eye Candy: The Beauty of Snow, Without the Frostbite or Slushy Shoes [Video]A Brilliant Touchpad Mouse for Touching Yourself [SFW Video]First Look: iPhone Add-on Is a Revolutionary Product for Diabetics [Video]Shapeways Scores $5m From Union Square Ventures, Aims to Be “the Kinko’s of 3-D Printing”PWC’s Mighty Morphin’ Logo Adapts to Web, Print, and Beyond [Video]Yves Behar Rethinks Green Packaging, in New Watch BoxFits.Me’s Shape-Shifting Robot Lets You Try On Clothes, Online [Video]Bose Unveils First TV, With Magical, Sound-Throwing Speakers Built In [Video]Design Fantasy: A Magic, Morphing Car That Drives! Flies! Swims! [Video]How Augmented Reality Windshields Could Transform DrivingInstallation Turns People Into Dancing Light Paintings [Video]Hands On: Jawbone’s Brand New Portable Bluetooth JamboxTeague’s 20/20 Headphones Fit Perfectly, Thanks to Buckminster Fuller’s GeniusSneak Peek: How Yves Behar Created an Affordable Task Chair for Herman Miller [Video]Trash the Bike Helmet; Try an Airbag for Your Head Instead [Video]The Truth: Creativity Comes From Blending Dissonant Goals Into Radical HarmonyBehold: The Highest Ever Resolution Photo Of The Earth“The Great American Cereal Book” Takes Us BackGamers Hear Call of Duty From Amnesty InternationalPriceline “Last Deal”Sunflowers Inspire A New Innovation In Solar PowerGet Serenaded By Robots In Party’s New Androp VideoA VC Accelerator To Back Sustainability In The Developing World’s EconomyKama Sutra Gets A New Look“Inside Comedy” Goes Inside The Heads Of Carell, Seinfeld, Fey, And Other Comic StarsParanormal Activity 3 (And Now 4) Directors On Film In A Social WorldA Safer Humanitarian Air Drop, Courtesy Of Crowdsourcing And The Air ForceWanted: Twist, A Flat And Balloon Whisk In OneFacebook Update: Yes, Brands Are Coming To Facebook Timeline, Open GraphForget Boy Scouts: Mozilla Wants New Digital Merit Badges For 21st Century Skills8 Of James Bond’s Sweetest Rides, And One Submarine Disguised As CrocodileWhy Shouldn’t A Parking Garage Be A Graphic Funhouse?Pharmacy’s New Branding Cures The Design BlahsA Sci-Fi Garden Where Visitors Help Grow A Greener Future5 Ways That Android Is Trying To Break The Mobile UI Paradigm5 Ways That Android Is Trying To Break The Mobile UI Paradigm5 Ways That Android Is Trying To Break The Mobile UI ParadigmWorking In A Crowd, Video Gamers Build A Better Protein Than ScientistsCould A Change In Business Model Win Designers A Place In The C-Suite?5 Best And Worst Slides From The Presidential PowerPointAn Ecosystem For Growing Your Own Veggies At Home And IndoorsAn Ecosystem For Growing Your Own Veggies At Home And IndoorsUnmasking A Digital Pirate On AmazonGoogle Privacy Changes To Unite User Tracking Info, Yahoo Posts Tepid Q4 Earnings, Obama Announces Trade Practice MonitorRapidShare Responds To Megaupload Comparisons: Only 5% Of Our Files Are PiratedHasbro Is No Has-Been: Board Games Surge In The Digital AgeInside The Online Matchmaking Industry’s Giant Blind DateHere’s Why You Should Care (A Lot) About The Supreme Court’s GPS Ruling3 Secrets To Recruiting Tech Talent In Tough MarketsApple’s Earnings By The (Holy S*%#!) 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Robot Smashes A Beer Bottle For You, In Slo-MoSchool Without Walls Fosters A Free-Wheeling Theory Of LearningRecession Chair Pokes Designers For Living Under A RockSpareOne, A $50 Cell Phone That Runs On One AA BatteryAnother Lesson From Steve Jobs: A Driving Vision Has 4 Key ElementsWith Fuelband, Nike Aims To Crush Jawbone Up And Overhaul Nike+Use Your Phone To Find Out How Poisonous The Air IsInnovation In Action: Steven Soderbergh Talks “Haywire”Hashtag Hail Mary: Social Media Blitzes The Super BowlE-Textbooks Are Flying Off iBook Shelves, Tumblr Plans East Coast Expansion, RIM CEOs Resign, China’s Weibo Busier Than TwitterFacebook’s New… Newsrooms?How Any Company Can Think Like A StartupThou Shalt Covet What Thy Neighbor Covets3 Reasons Every Extrovert Should Read The New Book “Quiet”In Social Business, Pay Sales Teams Less And Customer Service MoreThere’s An App For That AppThe Great Tech War In IndiaAdapt Or Die, The Enduring Rule Of InnovationHow Speeding The “Most Important Algorithm Of Our Lifetime” Could Change This Modern WorldCompanies Save Millions By Hiring For Corporate Sustainability